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Quality seekers Tarmac is trying to reinvent itself as a 'best in class' construction company to differentiate itself from its competitors, reports Andrew Bolton.

How to boost margins without chasing volume workload is something which has preoccupied most if not all of the major contractors over recent years. All have suffered the effects of chasing volume at the expense of profits and heavy resulting losses have made them realise the folly of their ways.

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