Today on World Construction Network
China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) has signed a contract worth $11.97bn with Nigeria for construction of a railway along Nigeria’s coast.Read more
STRABAG in partnership with Archirodon Construction has secured a contract worth €90m ($115m) for extending the container harbour at Port Louis, Mauritius.Read more
Al Tameer Group has been awarded a contract by RAK Properties to build Bermuda Villas in Ras Al Khaimah residential project in the UAE.Read more
Al Tameer Group has been awarded a contract by RAK Properties to build Bermuda Villas in Ras Al Khaimah residential project in the UAE.
STRABAG team wins €90m deal to extend container harbour in Mauritius
STRABAG in partnership with Archirodon Construction has secured a contract worth €90m ($115m) for extending the container harbour at Port Louis, Mauritius.
Lockheed Martin to build new power generation facility in Germany
Lockheed Martin and Concord Blue have won a contract to build a new 5MW power generation facility in Herten, Germany.
China Railway Construction wins $11.97bn railway project in Nigeria
China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) has signed a contract worth $11.97bn with Nigeria for construction of a railway along Nigeria’s coast.
BAM starts work on new Viewforth High School in UK
BAM Construction has started work on the new £21.5m Viewforth High School on Windmill Road in Kirkcaldy, UK.
The interlinked issues of training, health and safety are integral to efficient, safe working processes and practices. Manufacturers, suppliers and crane builders are constantly facing the challenge of ensuring that their working environments meet stringent, changing regulations.
Moving with the times
Ensuring the safe and efficient movement of a retractable roof on the largest free-spanning dome stadium in the world is no small feat. Hoist looks at how the expertise of material handling specialists MHE-Demag and automation firm ABB ensured this project became a reality.
Hydro projects get a lift
Cranes and hoists are playing a large role at a number of dams and hydro projects worldwide. Carrieann Stocks looks at a series of projects around the world.
Something for everyone
The Imal-Pal Group is a versatile supplier of components and engineering for the complete panel line, with an extensive reference list in a growing number of applications, from panels to pallets; and pellets. Mike Botting visited Imal’s Modena headquarters.
A better show
This year’s Xylexpo exhibition in Milan saw the return of some important exhibitors, which may just have brought the whole show back from the brink, reports Mike Botting, who attended Fiera Milano-Rho in May.
The project involves the construction of a 4.5MTPA Floating LNG plant.
CGCOC – Integrated Steel Manufacturing Plant, Mali
The project involves the construction of an integrated steel manufacturing plant.
VRC – North-South Express Railway, Vietnam
The project involves the construction of 1,570Km rail line from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City. It is comprised of 27 stations.
MGR – Sydney Olympic Park Residential Towers, New South Wales, Australia
The project involves the construction of two residential towers comprising 400 residential units with one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments on a 12,700m2 area.
CAAC – Beijing Daxing International Airport, China
The project involves the construction of a new airport with a capacity to handle 120 to 200 million passengers per annum.
The white paper has been developed by McGraw Hill Research Foundation, in association with University of California, Berkeley and the Center for Green Schools.