Carillion undertakes a range of construction projects, including roads and hospitals, and also provides facilities-management services. Most of its business is in the United Kingdom, but it also operates in several other regions, such as Canada and the Middle East.
Carillion has been consistently profitable since its launch in 1999. Turnover in 2007 was £3,952m and profit before tax and exceptional items was £101.8m.
In March 2005, Carillion acquired Planned Maintenance Group for circa £40 million. In February 2006, Carillion acquired Mowlem, another UK support-services firm, for circa £350 million. In February 2008, Carillion acquired Alfred McAlpine, another UK support-services firm, for £572 million.
UAE: Joint venture construction contract award for planned $382,000,000 residential complex, CARILLION PLC [UK] & AL FUTTAIM CARILLON [UAE] Order #: 124106.
Dec 01, 2006; PROJECT OVERVIEW: The local developer UNION PROPERTIES PJSC recently awarded a construction contract for a large residential...