Company description

  The history of Carillion traces to the companies that had become part of the Tarmac Group by the late 1990s: Tarmac Construction, Wimpey Construction, Cubitts and Mitchell Construction.

In 1999 the Tarmac Group demerged into a building materials company (Tarmac) and a company focused on support services and construction services (Carillion).

Carillion is a leading integrated support services company with a substantial portfolio of Public Private Partnership projects and extensive construction capabilities.

The Group has four business segments:

  • Support Services - this includes facilities management, facilities services, energy services, rail services, road maintenance, utility services and consultancy businesses.

  • PPP projects - this includes our investing activities in PPP projects in our chosen sectors of defence, health, education, transport, secure, energy services and other Government accommodation.

  • Middle East construction services - this includes our building and civil engineering activities in the Middle East.

  • Construction services - this includes our building, civil engineering and developments activities in the UK and our construction activities in Canada.

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    Company updates

    • October 02, 2019

      TA appointed for delayed hospital project in UK

      Aecom has been appointed as the technical advisor for the Royal Liverpool University Hospital development in the UK to ensure the completion of the delayed project.  

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    • May 09, 2019

      International Public Partnership set to invest in UK schools project

      Listed infrastructure fund, International Public Partnerships (INPP), is set to invest an additional GBP12.4 million (US$16.17 million) in the Midlands batch of the PF2 Priority Schools Buil...

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    • January 24, 2019

      Balfour Beatty and Galliford Try complete physical works for Aberdeen bypass PPP

      The Transport Secretary of Scotland has announced that Aberdeen Roads Limited (ARL) has completed physical works on the last remaining unopened segment of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Rou...

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    • December 07, 2018

      Skanska takes over FM contract managed by Carillion

      Skanska has been awarded a £196m facilities management contract part of the 13-year PFI contract formerly held by Carillion with the Ministry of Defence’s Northwood HQ in Hertfordsh...

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    • October 29, 2018

      PFI contract for Royal Liverpool hospital officially terminated

      The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust has announced that the PPP contract to construct and maintain a new hospital in its service area, awarded to Carillion in May 2013, ha...

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    • September 26, 2018

      Carillion collapse sees second multi-million pound hospital PPP terminated in the UK

      The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals National Health Service (NHS) Trust has announced that its Board of Directors has decided to terminate the PPP contract to construct and maintai...

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    • September 19, 2018

      NHS Trust claims that financial backers of Royal Liverpool Hospital PPP remain committed

      Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust has released a statement on the status of the new Royal Liverpool Hospital, which was due to be completed in June 2018 before its contract...

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    • September 14, 2018

      UK government to give contracting authority option to cancel Royal Liverpool hospital PPP

      The UK Government's Department of Health and Social Care has announced that the National Health Service (NHS) Trust that contracted Carillion to construct the Royal Liverpool Hospital will b...

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    • August 07, 2018

      UK government confirms funding to complete cancelled hospital PPP

      Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals (SWBH) National Health Service (NHS) Trust has reached an agreement with the UK government for funding to complete the Midland Metropolitan Hospital, which...

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    • August 03, 2018

      UK health authority scraps retender of cancelled US$450 million hospital PPP

      Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals (SWBH) National Health Service (NHS) Trust has recommended that the Midland Metropolitan hospital, located in Smethwick, in the West Midlands region of...

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