Balfour Beatty to reinstate Cairn Gorm railway [The Construction Index]

Date: 12/10/2020

Balfour Beatty has won a contract worth just over £20.5m for work at Cairn Gorm including the reinstatement of Scotlands only funicular railway.

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Balfour Beatty to reinstate Cairn Gorm railway

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Balfour Beatty has won a contract worth just over £20.5m for work at Cairn Gorm including the reinstatement of Scotland’s only funicular railway.

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