engineering careers  Infographic: What are the 10 Biggest Construction Companies in the World?
engineering careers  Infographic: What are the 10 Biggest Construction Companies in the World?

The Global Construction Industry is projected to grow to £7.92 Trillion by 2020 but this figure only takes account the 50 largest and most influential markets.

What are the top 10 Construction companies in the world? Where are they located and how much money they make per year?

You might think that a company’s size is relative to its success. In Construction that this isn’t necessarirly the case.

For example, Actividades De Construccion Y Servicios S.A (ACS). ACS is the 4th most powerful company on our list. However, while they brought in around £30 Billion in 2017, they also have over 210,000 employees. This give them the lowest revenue per employee of the top 10 companies, at £142,857.

Bechtel have a slightly lower revenue of £25 Billion, but as they only employ around 53,000 staff, they weigh in with a a whopping £471,698 per employee.

The 10 Biggest Construction Companies In The World
Company Headquarters Revenue (2017) No. Employees Rev per Employee
China Communications Construction Group Ltd Beijing, China £42,000,000,000 100,000 £420,000
Power Construction Corporation of China Beijing, China £35,000,000,000 135,000 £259,259
VINCI Rueil Malmaison, France £33,000,000,000 183,000 £180,328
ACS (Actividades De Construccion Y Servicios S.A.) Madrid, Spain £30,000,000,000 210,000 £142,857
Bouygues Paris, France £28,000,000,000 118,000 £237,288
Bechtel San Francisco, USA £25,000,000,000 53,000 £471,698
Hochtief Aktiengesellschaft Essen, Germany £17,500,000,000 70,000 £250,000
Skanska AB Stockholm, Sweden £14,000,000,000 43,000 £325,581
Strabag Vienna, Austria £11,000,000,000 76,000 £144,737
TechnipFMC London, UK £10,000,000,000 44,000 £227,273

The 10 Biggest Construction Companies Infographic

7 of the 10 most successful companies are headquartered in Europe.

The others are located in the USA and China, though the two Chinese companies, despite operating in the same country are leading the pack.

Take a look below and find out about the rest.

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