Balfour Beatty releases trading update

Infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has released a trading update in advance of its results for the half year ended 26 June 2010, which will be announced on 11 August 2010.

The company announced that its trading performance continues to be consistent with its expectations for the year and that its order book is expected to be ahead of the £14.1bn reported for 31 December 2009.