January 26, 2015 9:34 AM ET

Construction and Engineering

Company Overview of John Laing plc

Company Overview

John Laing plc invests in and manages infrastructure assets for the public sector in the United Kingdom. It is involved in sourcing, bidding for, and winning greenfield infrastructure projects. The company has projects in various sectors, including various social infrastructure areas, such as healthcare, education, police and criminal justice, government and local authority accommodation, social housing, and defense, as well as transportation comprising roads, street lighting, highways maintenance, and rail; and environmental projects consisting of waste management and renewable energy. It also has operations in Continental Europe, North America, and the Asia Pacific. The company was founded...

1 Kingsway

London,  WC2B 6AN

United Kingdom

Founded in 1848

215 Employees


44 20 7901 3200


44 20 7901 3520

Key Executives for John Laing plc

Chief Executive and Director
Group Finance Director and Executive Director
Age: 57
Executive Director of Primary Investment
Age: 55
Executive Director of Asset Management
Head of North America
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

John Laing plc Key Developments

John Laing Provides Dividend Guidance for the Year 2015

John Laing provided dividend guidance for the year 2015. The company intends to pay a base dividend of £20 million for 2015.

John Laing Reports Earnings Results for the Nine Months to September 30, 2014

John Laing reported earnings results for the nine months to September 30, 2014. For the nine months, the company's profit from operations of £120.6 million, operating income of £166.5 million.

John Laing Plans To Raise Funds

John Laing plc has unveiled plans to list its shares on the stock market, and is expected to raise gross proceeds of approximately £130 million. It wants to raise money for new investments and step up its expansion in the United States. The firm's issue will consist of new and existing shares.

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