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Sir Robert McAlpine


Executive Brief

An overview of Sir Robert McAlpine's financial information, what jobs the firm is winning and competing for plus an indepth insight into the company's strategy. Get the competitive edge by understanding your competitors with Sir Robert McAlpine's profile.


Family-owned and founded in 1869, Sir Robert McAlpine is one of the biggest and oldest UK building companies. The firm is owned by parent company Newarthill.
The company’s first ever job, it...



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CN100 Ranking

Rank Company Latest Turnover (£m)
17 Keepmoat 930.6
18 BAM Construct UK Ltd 886.8
19 Sir Robert McAlpine 862.8
20 Mears Group Plc 838.7
21 BAM Nuttall Ltd 756

Contract Wins By Sector

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Source: Glenigan

Contract Wins By Region

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Latest Contract Activity

Last Updated Contract Project Sector Region Client Value Status
15 Dec 2014 Chelsea Barracks Chelsea Barracks Private Housing London Qatari Diar £3000 Million Shortlist
12 Dec 2014 WestQuay Watermark, Southampton WestQuay Watermark, Southampton Mixed-use South West Hammerson £70 Million Win
02 Oct 2014 Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport Health North West Stockport NHS Foundation Trust £17 Million Win
17 Feb 2014 Victoria Gate shopping centre, Leeds (phase 1) Commercial, Retail Yorkshire and the Humber Hammerson £120 Million Win



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Competitive Analysis

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