Construction News

Tue April 20 2021

Related Information

Balfour veteran joins Laing O’Rourke

2 Apr 15 Former Balfour Beatty boss Bob Clark has joined Laing O’Rourke in the newly created position of director for Scotland in its construction division.

Bob Clark
Bob Clark

Bob Clark takes responsibility for all Laing O’Rourke’s construction and specialist businesses in Scotland. He is based in the Motherwell office.

Mr Clark was with Balfour Beatty for 35 years until August 2014, latterly as executive director of Balfour Beatty Construction Services UK.

“I am delighted to be joining Laing O’Rourke as director for Scotland,” he said. “Scottish market conditions are clearly improving and there are a number of interesting opportunities arising that are ideally suited to Laing O’Rourke’s innovative approach to DfMA, digital engineering and integrated delivery capabilities. I’m looking forward to driving this forward.”

Laing O’Rourke Europe managing director Paul Sheffield said: “Bob has fantastic credentials having been responsible for major projects across sectors in his previous role, including North Lanarkshire schools, Fife Hospital and extensions to both Glasgow and Edinburgh airports.”

Got a story? Email


Click here to view more construction news »