Billington in line with market expectations

Billington - one of the UK's leading structural steel and construction safety solutions specialists - expects results for the year ended 31 December to be in line with market forecasts.

The company said the the board was particularly pleased with the progress made at the new Shafton facility.

Chief executive Mark Smith said: "2016 was a busy year for Billington and we are encouraged that the Group's divisions continue to perform amongst the best in their respective fields.

"We are also delighted with the successful delivery of a number of our high profile projects, including the Greenwich Peninsula Energy Centre, which was Highly Commended at the Yorkshire Structural Engineering Excellence Awards."