Articles by Vania Goncalves

McLaren Group announces car park specialised company

09 May 2017 Vania Goncalves News

McLaren Group has launched McLaren Parking Ltd, a new business within the group, which will specialise in car parks.

HB Reavis acquires One Waterloo site

09 May 2017 Vania Goncalves News

Real estate developer HB Reavis has acquired a site in London’s South Bank, known as One Waterloo, with planning permission for an 88,000 sq m development.

£13M Trent flood defence scheme approved

09 May 2017 Vania Goncalves News

North Lincolnshire Council has given the go-ahead to the £13.3M flood defence scheme to protect towns and villages on both sides of the River Trent.

Tackling modern slavery in the construction industry

05 May 2017 Vania Goncalves Features

Slavery is not a practice from the past. On the contrary, it is alive and well today.

‘Concrete on a roll’ manufacturer expands its distribution market

25 Apr 2017 Vania Goncalves Features

Wales-based Concrete Canvas Ltd is expanding the distribution of Concrete Canvas in Australia and New Zealand.

Growth registered in UK construction product manufacturing industry

12 Apr 2017 Vania Goncalves News

The UK construction product manufacturing industry registered an increase in sales and activity in the first quarter (Q1) of 2017, according to a survey.

£400,000 to help address UK construction skills shortage

12 Apr 2017 Vania Goncalves News

A partnership of education providers has been awarded £400,000 to address skills shortage in the construction industry.

Deal set to create 20,000 new homes

11 Apr 2017 Vania Goncalves News

The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has announced a partnership with housing association L&Q to build 20,000 new homes in London, UK.

Saudi Arabia to build an “entertainment city”

11 Apr 2017 Vania Goncalves News

Saudi Arabia has announced plans for a 334 sq km “entertainment city” south of Riyadh [pictured].The project will feature sports, cultural and recreational facilities — including a safari and a Six Flags theme park. The new city will be funded by the kingdom’s Public Investment Fund, who will be the main investor, and other local and international investors. Deputy crown prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud said in a statement, carried out by state news agency SPA, that the project will become “a prominent cultural landmark and an important centre for meeting the future generation's recreational, cultural and social needs in the kingdom”.Construction work is expected to commence in 2018, with the first phase of the project to open in 2022.

Global infrastructure market to grow by 6.0%

07 Apr 2017 Vania Goncalves News

The global infrastructure market is set to grow by 6.0% a year until 2020, according to a new report.

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