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Sir Robert McAlpine and other contractors shut down sites

25 March 2020

Amidst the wider debate as to whether construction sites should stop, Sir Robert McAlpine has announced it will pause operations as it is difficult to maintain the 2m social distancing rule. Read more here>


Other contractors that have also closed sites include Mulitplex, Barratt Homes and Galliard.  Leadlease has halted operations on site for 48 hours to assess activities that can be safely carried out, while Balfour Beatty continues to work on sites where it is able to maintain social distancing.  Read more here >