Europe's two largest contractors – Vinci and Bouygues – have retained their places at the top of this year's CE-100 league table. Below them there have been a few changes, with Skanska slipping down two places to be overtaken by Hochtief and ACS.
The mid-summer period was a quiet one for the markets, ahead of half-year results. The lack of clear direction was reflected in the construction sector with a climb for equipment shares but falls elsewhere. Chris Sleight reports.