Today on World Construction Network
Architectural firm Crone Partners in collaboration with Grimshaw is set to work on the redevelopment of 333 George Street building in Sydney central business district (CBD) in New South Wales.Read more
The consortium of Spanish energy company Enagas and Brazilian construction major Odebrecht has signed a contract to build and operate the Southern Peruvian Gas Pipeline (GSP).Read more
Balfour Beatty has secured a £129m contract to upgrade a 13.4-mile stretch of the M3 through Hampshire and Surrey in the UK to a 'smart motorway'.Read more
The consortium of Spanish energy company Enagas and Brazilian construction major Odebrecht has signed a contract to build and operate the Southern Peruvian Gas Pipeline (GSP).
Balfour Beatty bags £129m M3 smart motorway contract in UK
Balfour Beatty has secured a £129m contract to upgrade a 13.4-mile stretch of the M3 through Hampshire and Surrey in the UK to a 'smart motorway'.
Carillion Igloo to build Royal Docks ‘floating village’ in London
The Carillion Igloo Genesis consortium has been selected for designing and building the floating village at London’s Royal Docks.
Crone Partners to redevelop 333 George Street project in Sydney, Australia
Architectural firm Crone Partners in collaboration with Grimshaw is set to work on the redevelopment of 333 George Street building in Sydney central business district (CBD) in New South Wales.
Plans unveiled to rejuvenate Southall in west London
London mayor Boris Johnson has published new planning guidance to regenerate Southall in west London that maximises the potential of Crossrail.
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.
Supply chain spotlight
Welcome to your regular look at the latest developments across the supply chain.
Competing on the global stage
At this year’s ConExpo, Will North spoke to senior staff of crane manufacturers around the world, about the market for their products, and their strategy for the coming year. From Terex, Manitowoc and Link-Belt in the US, via Liebherr in Europe, to Zoomlion in China and Tadano in Japan, all our looking to increase the global spread of their sales, and often production, as individual regional markets remain unreliable.
Under the Sennebogen pyramid
The German crane manufacturer Sennebogen has over 60 years worth of experience in the industry. Recently, it opened a new training facility in Staubing, Germany. Zak Garner-Purkis went to the launch of the new company’s new centre to hear about Sennebogen’s plans for the future.
Challenge and opportunity
Asia has proved to be a tough market for US manufacturers in recent years, but a closer look at some of key factors influencing business across this vast region indicates that business could soon be on the up.
BorsodChem Zrt. (Borsodchem), a subsidiary of Wanhua Group, is planning to construct a hydrochloric acid condensation plant in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County, Northern Hungary, Hungary.
ETH – Zurich Department and Research Building – Switzerland
The ETH Zurich is planning to undertake the construction of the Zurich department and research building in Switzerland.
ERA – Modjo to Hawassa Highway Development – Ethiopia
The Ethiopian Roads Authority (ERA) is planning to construct a highway from Modjo to Hawassa in Ethiopia.
XMG – Xiang'an International Airport Expressway: Tunnel – Fujian
Xiamen Municipal Government (XMG), is planning to build the Xiang'an International Airport Expressway: Tunnel project in Xiamen, China.
CMW – Zayed Military Hospital Replacement – Abu Dhabi
The Command of Military Works (CMW) is undertaking the military hospital project in Abu Dhabi, the UAE.
The white paper has been developed by McGraw Hill Research Foundation, in association with University of California, Berkeley and the Center for Green Schools.