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Explore our news releases for the media for the past five years. Simply use the filter to navigate to news from a specific year.

Press Releases

  • 20 November 2014

    Rail project on track

    The first tracks are down at a major rail facility to boost Brisbane's commuter network

  • 10 November 2014

    Premier welcomes key milestone at Blacktown Hospital

    The NSW Premier has overseen the completion of the structure on the new Blacktown Hospital Clinical Services Building.

  • 31 October 2014

    Golden win at Construction Manager of the Year Awards

    Laing O’Rourke’s Chris Rafferty won Gold in the New build & Refurbishment over £80m category at the CIOB’s annual awards, in recognition of his leadership while delivering the Land Securities’ Trinity Leeds retail scheme.

  • 29 October 2014

    Laing O'Rourke appoints Mark Andrews as MD for Middle East Business

    Laing O’Rourke today announced the appointment of Mark Andrews as managing director of the Group’s business activities in the Middle East, covering operations in the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia. As a member of the Europe Hub Board, Mark will have lead responsibility for driving the development and delivery of our growth strategy in the region, with particular focus on core markets in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

  • 21 October 2014

    Science Project to be top of class

    Laing O'Rourke will deliver new infrastructure for Australia's premiere science and research organisation

  • 21 October 2014

    Laing O'Rourke confirmed as Preferred Bidder for Yorkshire PSBP

    The Education Funding Agency (EFA) has selected Laing O’Rourke to fund, design, deliver and maintain the seven secondary schools in its Yorkshire batch.

  • 17 October 2014

    Trains on track at Auburn Stabling Yard

    The NSW Government's Auburn Stabling Yard has received its first trains, after Laing O'Rourke constructed and commissioned the facility.

  • 15 October 2014

    Launch date set for trams to Manchester Airport

    Services on Metrolink’s new line to Manchester Airport will open to passengers on Monday 3 November – well over 12 months ahead of schedule.

  • 10 October 2014

    Top 50 Innovators

    Laing O'Rourke features at #8 on the list of Australia's Top 50 Innovative Companies

  • 01 October 2014

    LOR engineer becomes ICE President's Apprentice

    Laing O’Rourke civil engineer, Michelle Roche, has been awarded the post of ICE President’s Apprentice.