Anthony Oliver's stories
White: firms failing to innovateSubscription
Constructing Excellence chief executive Bob White last week slammed the industry for failing to embrace the innovation and procurement reforms as proscribed by the 1998 Egan Report into industry performance.
Olympic Delivery Authority chairman John Armitt has urged the construction industry to tackle its poor record on training or face spiralling inflation, poor quality work and increased accidents.
Chainsaws at the chalkfaceSubscription
Tunnellers from Ramsgate are chewing through chalk with chainsaws. The British Tunnelling Society asked them why, reports Anthony Oliver
Balfour Beatty's; brave new WorldSubscription
BICC is set to dump its cable roots. Is merger now the way forward for Balfour Beatty?