Calls mount for Carillion’s supply chain to be protected


Demands for Carillion’s small suppliers to be protected are growing as the full impact of the construction and PFI giant’s collapse hits home. The calls follow confirmation from Cabinet Office minister David Lidington that firms working for failed construction giant Carillion on private sector deals will only have two days of government support. Trade body Build UK estimates that between 25,000 and 30,000 businesses are owed money by Carillion, which spent £925m with local suppliers in 2016. The Federation of […]