Post-Brexit, UK construction firm makes further progress on its turnaround

London-listed Kier Group is a construction and infrastructure services group in the United Kingdom. Kier has leading market positions in two areas in the UK. The first is regional construction while the second is infrastructure services, with a focus on three areas: The building and maintenance of highways; repairs for essential services and utilities such as water, energy and telecommunications; and high-value infrastructure construction and civil engineering projects across sectors such as nuclear power, roads and rail.

Given that Kier operates across sectors that are vital to the economy, many of the services it provides have government support, as government projects are usually taken up by the company. The support comes in the form of grants and the capacity to defer taxation payments. The construction company is also well recognised and sought-after by the UK government.

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