Construction and Engineering

Keeping the faith: a family business dynasty with religious conviction

From the early days of building textiles machinery from secret plans to now becoming a major player on the global oil stage, the Schlumberger family’s religious values remain at the core of its work ethic.

Adelaide Brighton H1 profit slides

Building material company expects slight lift in full-year profit after announcing lower first-half result.

Ausdrill plunges to steep FY loss

Heavy impairment charges take their toll on embattled mining service provider.

Construction work falls in Q2

Official data shows construction work falls significantly more than expected in June quarter.

Lend Lease FY profit jumps

Construction giant says residential development business will drive future earnings.

Cost cuts boost Boral earnings

Shares jump as building materials company returns to profit, eyes improvement in US.

Leighton retains banks to sell marine division

Leighton appoints advisers to offload $200m-$400m international marine division.

Court approves Leighton settlement

Construction group to pay more than $65m to settle shareholder class action.

UGL eyes shareholder returns

UGL to return proceeds from DTZ sale through capital management plan, FY profit lifts.

Major projects linked to phoenix scams

Eight of the largest construction developments under investigation: report.

Leighton may add $400m division to sell-off

Leighton is considering divestment of $400 million international marine division.

Value Investor: The tailwind underpinning Leighton's future

Despite uncertainty surrounding the impact of its new management and restructuring, Leighton is in a prime position to benefit from the expected ramp-up in infrastructure spending.

Fletcher Building lifts FY profit

Building products group says it would have hit top end of guidance if not for strong NZ currency.

Fletcher names Ralph Norris as chairman

Former CBA CEO to replace long-serving chairman Ralph Waters after AGM in October.

Cardno posts steady FY profit

Environmental services consultancy firm expects conditions to improve in future.

Monadelphous FY profit falls

Investors cheer planned cost cutting, engineering group warns of weaker FY15 sales.

Moody's downgrades Leighton rating

Ratings agency says cut follows majority shareholder Hochtief taking control.

Transpacific shares suspended

Waste management provider requests more time to complete review of landfill assets.

James Hardie shares slide on profit warning

Building materials manufacturer flags FY profit below analyst expectations as Q1 results disappoint.

Up to 240 new construction jobs as Vodafone's customer service centre expands

Telco announces partnership with local firm to oversee fit-out of new Hobart facility.

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