Today on World Construction Network


Plans submitted for new mixed-use office and hotel tower in London
28 May, 2015 New York hotel group Masterworks Development Corporation, owner of the Club Quarters hotel brand, has submitted planning application to Hackney council to build a mixed-use office and hotel tower in London.


Stable hands
27 May, 2015 Stability systems required to comply with revised EU standards, have been further developed to offer improved efficiency. Daniel Searle reports.
  • The people who sell cranes
    Selling Manitowoc’s Grove line of cranes in West Africa, Paterson Simons & Co (Africa) Ltd. managing director John Traynor understands that a complete package of training and aftersales service, supported by manufacturer partnerships, is vital in persuading customers to make the financial step up from buying used cranes to buying new.
  • Sarens’ quick bridge lift
    A Terex Superlift 3800 lattice boom crawler crane has been used by Sarens to lift a steel bridge over a motorway in Germany, negotiating weight restrictions to bring the crane to the job site.
  • More power, more options
    This spring, Manitowoc announced new developments across its crawler range. In its high-capacity range, a new option on its variable positioning counterweight system adds to the load chart on its MLC 650 crane. At lower capacities, the company now offers Sennebogen telecrawlers badged as Groves.


ARC – Marina Real Juan Carlos I Mixed-Use Development, Valencia, Spain
22 May, 2015 The project involves the construction of a 120-suit six-star hotel, a spa, casinos, a crystal museum, commercial centers, convention centers, a yacht club, a show and event area, the headquarters of Cavalia, a 500-room hotel, Formula 1 and Formula E tracks, residential units, and a golf course.
  • SAIL – Bandar Abbas Steel Manufacturing Facility, Iran
    The project involves the construction of a steel manufacturing plant with a production capacity of 2MTPA on 500ha of land. It includes the construction of processing units, production units, warehouses, distribution units and related infrastructure, and the installation of machinery.


Vision 2015
02 Jun 2015 - 03 Jun 2015