§ Malcolm Bruce
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions if he will list contracts for consultancy or work carried out by Bechtel in each year since 1997 stating in each case(a) the nature of the work, (b) the value of the contract and (c) the duration of the contract; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Browne
[holding answer 27 October 2003.]: The Department for Work and Pensions was formed in June 2001 and has had no contracts with Bechtel.