Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,470 pages of information and 233,895 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Balfour Beatty

From Graces Guide

Revision as of 10:05, 29 January 2021 by PaulF (talk | contribs)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search
2016. Pitlochry By-Pass (Image: Bob Walton)
2016. Pitlochry By-Pass (Image: Bob Walton)
2016. Pitlochry By-Pass Award (Image: Bob Walton)

1975 Balfour, Beatty and Co, a subsidiary of BICC changed its name to Balfour Beatty.

1979 Balfour Beatty Group had 4 operating subsidiaries:

1981 Built the Pitlochry By-Pass - see images - (designed by Jamieson MacKay and Partners)

1986 BICC acquired the Building Services division of Haden Group; this would complement the electrical contracting activities of Balfour Beatty[1]

1986 Haden Ltd was renamed Haden Building Services Ltd

2000 Parent company, BICC, having sold its cable operations, renamed the group Balfour Beatty.

2009 Acquired Parsons Brinckerhoff

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times Aug. 5, 1986