Balfour nets £200m contracts

Infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has been handed a number of lucrative support services contracts worth around £200m from the Highways Agency, Anglian Water and Yorkshire Water. The Highways Agency entrusted Balfour Beatty an extension to a joint venture covering the motorway and trunk road network in the South West, while the firm will also now work on designing, maintaining and repairing water networks in Yorkshire and East Anglia.