Today on World Construction Network


B&K bags £7m South Shields library contract
27 March, 2015 Bowmer and Kirkland (B&K) has won a £7m contract to build ‘The Word’, South Shields’, a new library and digital media centre, from Muse Developments and South Tyneside Council.


Networking opportunities…
26 March, 2015 Engaging and networking with a skilled population is just one way a manufacturer can shareexpertise and also broaden its own skill set. That’s exactly what Konecranes did last month when itheld its inaugural IndustryHack Hackathon.
  • Turning on the style
    Electric hoist technology is both a versatile and key element of the material-handling sector, offering productive, efficient and effective solutions to end user’s lifting requirements.
  • Going the distance
    Parts, service and support is crucial for the all-terrain crane user and hire companies alike reports Adrian Greeman
  • Living with the new normal
    China’s president Xi Jinping stressed in speeches in 2014 that the country—and its trading partners—would have to accept a ‘new normal’ of restrained growth, not the double digit percentage rates of previous decades. At Bauma China, Will North found manufacturers facing up to this new reality.


MEG – NorthHill Township Development, Negros Occidental, Philippines
27 March, 2015 The project involves the construction of a mixed-use community on 50ha of land.


Vision 2015
02 Jun 2015 - 03 Jun 2015