Midlands Business

£745m deal for Carillion group

carillion WEB

A consortium headed by Wolverhampton-based construction and services group Carillion has won a £745 million deal to build a major new road system around Aberdeen.

JCB machines aid relief effort

George Osborne with JCB chairman Lord Bamford

Staffordshire based digger giant JCB is donating machines to help in clear-up operations in Serbia and Bosnia after the region’s worst ever floods.

F1 to open new autocentres

Expanding tyre and motor servicing chain Formula One Autocentres is taking on new staff for two new depots in the West Midlands.

Grant boost for hotel business

Dunsley Hall Hotel, Dunsley Road Kinver

A landmark hotel popular for weddings in South Staffordshire has been handed a vital lifeline of grants worth almost £90,000 which will allow bosses to expand and create more than 20 jobs.