CTL 1600 Select tower crane - Battersea

Timelapse film of one of the largest tower cranes in the UK being erected by Select Plant Hire at Battersea Power Station

21 Aug 2018


Collaboration is the name of the game

Our new framework agreement with leading design partner WSP will enable greater focus on brave engineering for opportunities in Australia.

30 Jan 2018


Digital defences

Cyber security is becoming a rapidly increasing issue within the construction industry. Our IT experts explain what Laing O’Rourke is doing to ensure the company and its employees remain protected.

11 Jan 2018


The Australian approach

Mark Wilson, finance director of Laing O’Rourke’s Australia Hub, explains how new transport, defence and road infrastructure projects have enhanced the business’s diverse portfolio.

06 Jul 2017


With safety in mind

Laing O’Rourke’s Next Gear programme is helping to create a new health and safety mindset among its global workforce.

06 Jul 2017


Housing crisis demands new approach

Stephen Trusler, Laing O’Rourke accommodation sector leader (Europe), highlights how we can play a key role in solving the UK’s shortage of homes.

03 Jul 2017


Award wins for considerate sites

With gold standards for Considerate Site status firmly under their belts, two Laing O’Rourke projects were also runners up for Most Considerate Site this year.

20 Jun 2017


Building the foundations for the future

Alison Watson is the founder and managing director of Class of Your Own and creator of the Design Engineer Construct!® learning programme. Here, she answers our questions about the programme and what it means for the industry.

19 Apr 2017


Gold standard for safety

Technology and first-class driver training has resulted in Explore Transport being recognised with a gold standard for increasing safety for vulnerable road users across its fleet

02 Feb 2017


Laing O’Rourke launches 10-point plan to bridge the skills gap

Laing O’Rourke has launched a report to shine a light on some of the critical skills issues facing our industry and to offer some practical, deliverable recommendations to help close the skills gap in the construction industry

25 Nov 2016


Delivering certainty

Why our new value proposition will mean first-class results

26 Jul 2016


Technical prowess

Crown House Technologies (CHt) is turning technological challenges into opportunities to change the face of the mechanical and electrical industry.

16 Feb 2016