Today on World Construction Network


Esh Build starts work on innovation centre in UK
16 September, 2014 Esh Build has started work on the new Innovation Centre Northshore on the banks of the River Tees next to Stockton-on-Tees town centre in the UK for Homes and Communities Agency (HCA).


Something for everyone
10 September, 2014 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.
  • Rigid and flexible, light and heavy
    This summer, TII’s Scheuerle division invited press and clients to the handover of its biggest ever bridge girder, the STB 550, to the UK’s Collett Transport. Will North spoke to TII Sales president Bernd Schwengsbier about the company’s record of innovation.David Collett explains why his company chose the STB550, and we look at it’s first job.
  • The impact factor
    Goldhofer’s Innovation Days customer event this year gave the company a chance to show off new products, including a new 60t SPMT, a transporter with an expanding wheel base, a new axle system for its semi-trailers, and the firth of its Faktor 5 bridge girders. Will North reports from the event.
  • Grasping the opportunity
    The US has committed to significant investment into its network of ports in a bid to increase capacity, improve business and create growth. We look at some of the latest developments in this ever-changing field.


Calico/ABBV – Bay Area Drug R&D Center, California, US
12 September, 2014 The project involves the construction of laboratories, an administrative space and, other related infrastructure, the installation of equipment, safety and security systems.