Today on World Construction Network


NCC bags $31.2m Harju Campus job in Finland
24 April, 2015 NCC has secured a contract worth SEK270m ($31.2m) to refurbish and expand the Harju Campus in Finland on behalf of the Jyväskylä Educational Consortium.
  • Daelim JV wins £1.2bn Singapore port contract
    The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has signed an agreement with Dredging International Asia Pacific-Daelim joint venture worth SGD2.42bn (£1.2bn) for the Tuas Terminal Phase 1 project.


The people who sell cranes
21 April, 2015 Selling Manitowoc’s Grove line of cranes in West Africa, Paterson Simons & Co (Africa) Ltd. managing director John Traynor understands that a complete package of training and aftersales service, supported by manufacturer partnerships, is vital in persuading customers to make the financial step up from buying used cranes to buying new.
  • Sarens’ quick bridge lift
    A Terex Superlift 3800 lattice boom crawler crane has been used by Sarens to lift a steel bridge over a motorway in Germany, negotiating weight restrictions to bring the crane to the job site.
  • More power, more options
    This spring, Manitowoc announced new developments across its crawler range. In its high-capacity range, a new option on its variable positioning counterweight system adds to the load chart on its MLC 650 crane. At lower capacities, the company now offers Sennebogen telecrawlers badged as Groves.
  • Prospective growth
    After the recession stalled some projects even before construction had begun, there is now cautious optimism and growth again in the Middle East. Daniel Searle visited some of the key players in the UAE.


AGC – Cilegon Coal-Fired Power Plant 250 MW, Banten, Indonesia
17 April, 2015 The project involves the construction of a 250MW coal-fired power plant.


Vision 2015
02 Jun 2015 - 03 Jun 2015