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Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam (SJVN) Limited has inked a project development agreement with the government of Nepal for the implementation of 900MW Arun-3 Hydro Electric Project.Read more
Design firm Benoy has announced that its project, Victoria Square, has secured detailed planning approval from Woking Borough Council.Read more
Sedgman, a resource sector services company, has secured a $59.8m EPC contract as main integrating contractor for the Filtration Plant at Alcoa of Australia's (Alcoa) Kwinana alumina refinery in...Read more
Design firm Benoy has announced that its project, Victoria Square, has secured detailed planning approval from Woking Borough Council.
Sedgman wins $59.8m EPC contract for filtration plant in Western Australia
Sedgman, a resource sector services company, has secured a $59.8m EPC contract as main integrating contractor for the Filtration Plant at Alcoa of Australia's (Alcoa) Kwinana alumina refinery in Western Australia.
Technip wins subsea installation contract at Gullfaks Field in Norway
French engineering services firm Technip has signed a lumpsum contract with Statoil for the Gullfaks Rimfaksdalen (GRD) Marine Operations Pipelay and Subsea Installation project.
SJVN signs contract for 900MW hydropower project in Nepal
Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam (SJVN) Limited has inked a project development agreement with the government of Nepal for the implementation of 900MW Arun-3 Hydro Electric Project.
ISG begins work on £3.5m technology centre in London
UK-based construction firm ISG has started work on its third Catapult scheme, a £3.5m technology and innovation centre in London.
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.