The main construction contractor within the CIMIC (formerly Leighton) Group has emerged as the nation’s most active civil and commercial construction company, according to a league table which ranks the nation’s biggest construction companies by the dollar value of new projects won within the local market.

Unveiling the results of its Construction 100, Housing Industry Association and building industry project information provider Cordell said that CPB Contractors Pty Limited had taken out top spot in 2015/16, beating rivals Lend Lease, Laing O’Rourke, Hutchinson Builders and Probuild. Formerly known as Leighton Contractors, CPB is the construction arm…