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Balfour Beatty losses highlight Covid-19 construction rout

Balfour Beatty losses highlight Covid-19 construction rout

Balfour Beatty (BBY) saw its profits wiped out in the six months to 30 June, swinging to a £26m statutory pre-tax loss – this compares to a £63m profit a year earlier. It came as Covid-19 hit its construction services business, with the impact felt most keenly in the UK.

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