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Balfour Beatty is a leading international infrastructure group that finance, develop, build and maintain the vital infrastructure that we all depend on day to day.

With over 100 years of experience in delivering complex infrastructure projects, Balfour Beatty are experts in operating with the highest levels of quality, safety and technical expertise whilst integrating with clients and local supply chains and working with local communities.

Some of Balfour’s notable projects include: the new main facility for Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, M4/M5 Managed Motorways project in Bristol, Crossrail Liverpool Street station and HS2.

Have a read of the articles below to find out more about what Balfour is doing.

Balfour Beatty has announced the appointment of Lee Hewitt as UK Health, Safety and Environment Director, following Heather Bryant’s retirement

New UK Health, Safety and Environment Director appointed by Balfour Beatty

Balfour Beatty has announced the appointment of Lee Hewitt as UK Health, Safety and Environment Director, following Heather Bryant’s retirement.
busy traffic on UK motorway

£176m highways maintenance contract awarded to Balfour Beatty

Balfour Beatty Living Places has been awarded an eight-year, £176m highways maintenance contract by Buckinghamshire Council.
Automated Cone Laying Machines

Balfour Beatty rolls out industry first Automated Cone Laying Machines

Balfour Beatty becomes the first UK construction company to roll out the new FALCON ACLM® Automated Cone Laying Machines to reduce the risks associated with cone laying across its Highways operations.
digitising HS2 construction workflows

Balfour Beatty VINCI and Esri UK save £20k a year digitising...

BBV has adopted software from Esri UK, rolling out its Site Scan for ArcGIS drone flight management and image processing software, to support its drone deployment strategy across 90km of the Midlands, digitising HS2 construction workflows.
development contracts

Balfour Beatty JV awarded two development contracts in Hong Kong

Balfour Beatty has announced that its 50:50 joint venture, Gammon, has been awarded two development contracts in Hong Kong with a combined value of HK $6.1bn.
oak hill parkway project

Balfour Beatty joint venture places first bridge widening beams on Texas...

Balfour Beatty, as part of Colorado River Constructors (CRC) joint venture team, successfully set the first bridge beams that support widening activities east of US 290 and SH 71 “Y” interchange in Austin, Texas on the $674m Oak Hill Parkway project.
outdoor factory and training academy

HS2 unveils giant outdoor factory and training academy in Warwickshire

HS2’s civics partner, Balfour Beatty VINCI has opened a construction compound in Kingsbury, Warwickshire, comprising a giant outdoor factory and training academy, and will commence production on the Delta Junction this summer.
electric drilling rig

HS2 trials ‘first of a kind’ electric drilling rig

Balfour Beatty VINCI Joint Venture, HS2 Ltd’s construction partner, has begun trialling the world’s first electric drilling rig on a construction site in Warwickshire.
london underground contract

Balfour Beatty secures £50m London Underground contract

Balfour Beatty has announced that it has secured a £50m London Underground contract to deliver essential upgrade works to the Piccadilly line.
director of sustainability

Balfour Beatty appoints Jo Gilroy as UK director of sustainability

Balfour Beatty has appointed Jo Gilroy as the new UK director of sustainability, who will be responsible for driving forward Balfour Beatty’s sustainability strategy, as well as reporting the Group’s performance against the bold targets and ambitions set out in its “Building New Futures” sustainability strategy.
mechanical pipeworks framework

Balfour Beatty Kilpatrick appointed to Sellafield mechanical pipeworks framework

Balfour Beatty Kilpatrick has been appointed to the mechanical pipeworks framework alongside Doosan Babcock, at Sellafield's multi-function nuclear site in Cumbria.
Louise Hardy

Balfour Beatty appoint Louise Hardy as non executive director

Balfour Beatty has announced the appointment of Louise Hardy as non executive director, with effect from 1 April 2022.
100th scape civil engineering project

Balfour Beatty completes its 100th SCAPE Civil Engineering project

Balfour Beatty marks the completion of its 100th SCAPE Civil Engineering project by planting 100 trees with Cheshire West and Chester Council.
Gavin Russell

Balfour Beatty appoints Gavin Russell as Infrastructure Investments CEO

Balfour Beatty announces the appointment of Gavin Russell as CEO of its Infrastructure Investments business.
Craidd Alliance

Balfour Beatty and its Craidd Alliance receive IS044001 accreditation

Balfour Beatty has announced that its Craidd Alliance has achieved IS044001 accreditation, the international standard for collaboration.
Teesside carbon capture project

Balfour Beatty to design and develop Teesside carbon capture project

Balfour Beatty has announced that Technip Energies and General Electric Gas Power consortium for which the company is the construction partner, has been selected to participate in a Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) competition for the Net Zero Teesside Power, Capture and Compression project.
Northeast motorway upgrade

Balfour Beatty successfully completes Northeast motorway upgrade

Alongside design partner Atkins, Balfour Beatty has announced the completion of the National Highways’ A19 major upgrade project, four months ahead of schedule.
hiring young people

Balfour Beatty strengthens its commitment to hiring young people

Balfour Beatty has strengthened its commitment to hiring apprentices, graduates and trainees for the second year running.
tunnel boring machine

HS2 launches first Midlands tunnel boring machine

HS2 has launched its first tunnel boring machine in the Midlands, to dig a one-mile tunnel under Long Itchington Wood in Warwickshire, preserving wildlife habitats above.
site cabin

Balfour Beatty launches sustainable site cabin, EcoSense

A world first in construction and infrastructure, EcoSense is the collaborative effort of Balfour Beatty and Sunbelt Rentals and offers a sustainable site cabin design that incorporates disability and neurodiverse components.
balfour beatty will smith

Balfour Beatty appoints new MD to head up mechanical and electrical...

Balfour Beatty Kilpatrick has announced the appointment of Will Smith as managing director, to provide strategic leadership to its mechanical and electrical business.
net zero education building

Green light for £100m net zero Fife college

The Scottish Government has approved plans for the first net zero education building at Fife College, as Balfour Beatty is appointed official contractor.
modern slavery construction

Contractors sign up to ethical labour commitments

7 contractors have joined forces with SCAPE to reaffirm their commitment to eradicating modern day slavery in the construction industry.
overhead line contract, overhead line, balfour beatty

Balfour Beatty wins £85m overhead line contract in Scotland

Balfour Beatty has been awarded an £85m contract to deliver the second phase of overhead line works in the West of Scotland between Port Ann and Crossaig, on behalf of SSEN Transmission.
london power tunnels

Balfour bags £52m London power tunnels project

Balfour Beatty has secured a £52m contract on behalf of National Grid to deliver cabling works as part of the London Power Tunnels 2 project.
net zero carbon emissions, climate change

Balfour launches race to net zero carbon emissions

In advance of COP26, Balfour Beatty has launched the first in a series of innovative solutions and learnings to support the construction and infrastructure industry in reaching net zero carbon emissions.

Balfour Beatty

Balfour Beatty is a leading international infrastructure group that finance, develop, build and maintain the vital infrastructure that we all depend on day to day.

With over 100 years of experience in delivering complex infrastructure projects, Balfour Beatty are experts in operating with the highest levels of quality, safety and technical expertise whilst integrating with clients and local supply chains and working with local communities.

Some of Balfour’s notable projects include: the new main facility for Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, M4/M5 Managed Motorways project in Bristol, Crossrail Liverpool Street station and HS2.

Have a read of the articles below to find out more about what Balfour is doing.