Today on World Construction Network


Hitachi to supply world's fastest elevators Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre in China
24 April, 2014 Global electronics company Hitachi and Hitachi Elevator (China) will supply the world's fastest ultra-high-speed elevators for 111-floor Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre in China.


The European equation
20 February, 2014 Industrial construction is a key contributor to the construction economy across Eastern Europe. Power plant development, automobile manufacturing and pharmaceutical production all represent key opportunities for crane and handling firms operating in this burgeoning field.
  • Supply chain spotlight
    Modex 2014 is nearly upon us. With nearly 800 exhibitors from across the supply chain, coupled with a comprehensive conference programme featuring numerous industry professionals, this year’s event is shaping up to be one not to miss.
  • A big stake in China’s Las Vegas
    As the construction industry meets in the USA’s gambling capital, Las Vegas, Eastime is using 16 Fushan Yongmao cranes in the city’s Chinese counterpart, Macau, to build the Studio City leisure resort.
  • Smooth operator
    Hülsemann GmbH of Oberhausen has been supplying graphite and sanding technology to the furniture and panel manufacturing industries for around 30 years. Mike Botting visited the company’s headquarters to see what they have to offer.


URA – Bugema Stadium Development, Luweero
18 April, 2014 Uganda Revenue Authority (URA), is planning to build a football stadium in Luweero District, Uganda.