Construction hauliers prepare for aftershock after Carillion’s collapse


Construction hauliers are bracing themselves for the aftershock of Carillion’s high profile collapse this week. The construction giant, which is involved in a host of major contracts including HS2, the Bart’s Square development in London, and the Midland Mainline improvement programme, as well as numerous PFI contracts, went into compulsory liquidation after last ditch talks with the company’s bank lenders collapsed over the weekend. PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has been appointed as special manager to act on behalf of the official receiver […]