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Mace has been selected for the £400m redevelopment of the BBC Television Centre in west London for developer Stanhope.Read more
A consortium of STRABAG and Budimex has inked a deal worth about €170m to build a road section of the A4 motorway in the Subcarpathian Region of south-eastern Poland.Read more
Interserve has been selected to build an £8 million advanced experimental station and electron microscopy facility at Diamond Light Source on the Harwell Oxford Campus in Oxfordshire, UK.Read more
A consortium of STRABAG and Budimex has inked a deal worth about €170m to build a road section of the A4 motorway in the Subcarpathian Region of south-eastern Poland.
Interserve to build advanced electron microscopy facility in UK
Interserve has been selected to build an £8 million advanced experimental station and electron microscopy facility at Diamond Light Source on the Harwell Oxford Campus in Oxfordshire, UK.
University of Roehampton’s new £40m library and housing project approved
Wandsworth Council has given the green light to University of Roehampton’s £40m project for construction of a new library and accommodation buildings.
Louis Berger breaks ground on Satala power plant in America Samoa
Louis Berger and the American Samoa Power Authority (ASPA) have broken ground on the Satala power plant in Pago Pago, America Samoa.
Mace selected for £400m redevelopment of BBC Television Centre
Mace has been selected for the £400m redevelopment of the BBC Television Centre in west London for developer Stanhope.
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.
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.
The project involves the construction of laboratories, an administrative space and, other related infrastructure, the installation of equipment, safety and security systems.
WCC – Waterberg Coal Handling and Processing Facility, Limpopo, South Africa
The project involves the construction of a coal-handling and processing plant with a capacity of 22 million metric tons per annum.
LIH – Gateford Park Housing Development, Nottinghamshire, England, UK
The project involves the construction of up to 750 homes on 40ha of land.
ICPG – Trabrennbahn Krieau VIERTEL ZWEI Plus Mixed-Use Development, Vienna, Austria
The project involves the construction of mixed-use facilities on a 80,000 square metres area with a gross floor area of 200,000 square metres.
MoT – Abha to Beesh Dual Carriageway, Saudi Arabia
The project involves the construction of 135km dual carriageway.
The white paper has been developed by McGraw Hill Research Foundation, in association with University of California, Berkeley and the Center for Green Schools.