Construction Services

Construction Services

We manage strong construction businesses in the UK, US and Hong Kong.

UK Construction Services

Our customers rely on our thinking to help them meet their toughest challenges.

That's because we're passionate about applying our ingenuity to everything from major projects that improve the UK's national infrastructure, to local and regional projects that help build lasting communities.

We do it by sharing our knowledge and expertise and by adopting a thoughtful approach to how we work. We pride ourselves on our attention to detail, learning from experience and ensuring excellence in everything we do. We lead by example, engaging our people and partners to add value for our customers and the communities that we serve.

By doing this, we continue to build our reputation as the UK's thought leader in construction and infrastructure, delivering award winning projects through our brands; Balfour Beatty Investment Holdings Ltd. Balfour Beatty Investment Holdings Ltd Ground Engineering, Balfour Beatty Investment Holdings Ltd Homes.

What we do

  • Civil engineering 
  • Construction
  • Highways services and asset management
  • Structural strengthening, protection and repair
  • Refurbishment
  • Mechanical and electrical engineering 
  • Modular systems
  • Fit-out and interiors
  • Ground engineering

US Construction Services

In the United States, Balfour Beatty Investment Holdings Ltd provides general contracting, at-risk construction management, and design-build services for a wide variety of markets, serving clients in both the public and private sector across the nation.

We strive to differentiate ourselves so significantly that we change the industry. To achieve this, we are focused on four core areas: zero harm, zero waste, client advocacy, and employee inspiration.

Our standards of quality, safety, innovation and technical expertise provide particular assurance for clients and industry partners. In addition, the breadth and depth of our expertise, together with local knowledge of the markets in which we operate and our close relations with supply chains, all play an important role in our continued success.

Our rapid growth in the US has made us one of the country's top five building contractors and we aim to be the first truly national player.

What we do

  • Civil and ground engineering
  • Building
  • Refurbishment and fit-out
  • Mechanical and electrical services

Find out more about our US business


Balfour Beatty Investment Holdings Ltd is one of the world's leading fixed rail infrastructure contractors, delivering major multi-disciplinary projects, trackwork, electrification and, power supply, specialist plant, track systems and components and maintenance services.

We are recognised leaders in modern rail engineering as well as a specialist in operations and management. We've planned, designed and managed the construction of thousands of miles of railway systems worldwide, helping our clients to develop the rail industry of the future.

Through traditional contracts, alliance and partnering arrangements, we serve both public and private railways, including: high-speed passenger railways; freight and mixed traffic routes; dense commuter networks; metros and light rail.

In the UK
Our customer focused rail engineering, design and construction business for both multi and single disciplinary projects, provides a total service for the whole life cycle of the rail infrastructure across all systems.

In the US
We focus on the growth and development of group's total capabilities in railway infrastructures in non-home markets.


International joint ventures

Outside our core markets we are continuing to develop in international construction and infrastructure markets through strategic alliances with local partners.

We have made good progress in South-East Asia where we have a strong presence through strategic alliances with local partners – a 50% interest in Gammon, Hong Kong's leading engineering and construction group.

What we do

  • Civil and ground engineering
  • Rail engineering
  • Building
  • Refurbishment and fit-out
  • Mechanical and electrical services

Business units

Gammon Construction

Gammon Construction is a leading construction company in Southeast Asia.

Gammon has been building a wide range of construction projects in for over 50 years. It is the market leading construction contractor in Hong Kong, where it is headquartered, and also operates in China and Southeast Asia.

Find out more about Gammon Construction