Balfour Beatty is a leading international infrastructure group. With 34,000 employees, we provide innovative and efficient infrastructure that underpins our daily lives, supports communities and enables economic growth. We finance, develop, build and maintain complex infrastructure such as transportation, power and utility systems, social and commercial buildings.
As one of the UK’s largest student accommodation contractors, Balfour Beatty has completed projects to design and build new residences for both academic institutions and private sector customers. To date Balfour Beatty has delivered 22,000 beds and has a further 7,000 in the pipeline. Current projects include the £39m Stapleton House Project in London for Unite students, which is the 23rd project over 14 years for the student accommodation specialist.
Balfour Beatty is also a developer, operator and investor of on-campus and off-campus student accommodation in its own right, working in popular university towns and cities. Examples include a partnership with the University of Edinburgh to own and operate 1,180 beds and a project in Glasgow developing 536 beds of accommodation for direct-let to students.