EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Lendlease Construction

Lendlease Construction

Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom


Sector: Construction
41.20 - Construction of residential and non-residential buildings
Number Employed: 1600
Group: Lendlease Group

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 15-09-2020
Planned Job Reductions min: 240
Planned Job Reductions max: 240
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring

Additional Information

Lendlease Construction, the Australia-based global construction company has announced plans to cut 240 jobs, 15% of its UK workforce.

A spokesperson for the company said the aim of the restructure was to make the organisation 'leaner' and prepare it for 'the challenges ahead' as well as for the difficult current economic conditions.

Lendlease is currently working on a number of high-profile projects in the UK, including the building of the Google headquarters in central London and the refurbishment of Manchester Town Hall.