Articles by WCN Editorial Team

Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield partners with PSP, QuadReal for London PRS scheme

20 Mar 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield of France has signed an agreement with a subsidiary of Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments) of Canada and QuadReal Property Group (QuadReal) to form Cherry Park Partnership for the development and management of a €750m (£670m) private rented sector (PRS) scheme in London.

Norway houses world’s tallest wooden building Mjösa Tower

20 Mar 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

The Mjösa Tower, the world’s tallest wooden building, has been completed in Brumunddal Norway.

Fluor-TechnipFMC JV completes construction on Sasol project in US

20 Mar 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

Fluor Technip Integrated (FTI), a joint venture between engineering and construction firm Fluor and TechnipFMC, has completed the EPCM services scope of work on Sasol’s petrochemical complex in Westlake, Louisiana, US.

Tolent begins work on £400m mixed-use scheme in Leeds

19 Mar 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

British construction company Tolent has commenced work on Kirkstall Forge, a £400m project in Leeds that will deliver more than 1,000 new homes and 400,000ft² of offices, retail, leisure and community spaces.

Construction begins on new cruise terminal at Port Canaveral in US

19 Mar 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

Canaveral Port Authority and cruise partner Carnival Cruise Line have broken ground on Port Canaveral’s new $163m Cruise Terminal 3 complex, called Launch Pad, in Florida, US.

TSSP announces $175m funding for Allegiant’s Sunseeker Resort in US

19 Mar 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

Leisure travel company Allegiant Travel and finance and investment firm TPG Sixth Street Partners (TSSP), in a partnership with TPG, have announced an agreement to finance the development of Sunseeker Resorts Charlotte Harbor in the Charlotte County/Punta Gorda area in southwest Florida, US.

German firm thyssenkrupp wins order for fertilizer complex in Egypt

19 Mar 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

German conglomerate thyssenkrupp’s plant engineering business has won an order from the Egyptian chemical and fertilizer manufacturer El Nasr Company for Intermediate Chemicals (NCIC) for the engineering, procurement and construction of a new fertilizer complex.

Construction begins on The Exchange mixed-use scheme in Utah

19 Mar 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

Real estate investment and development firm The Domain Companies has announced the financing and commencement of construction on The Exchange’s first building, an $89m, mixed-use development in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Calthorpe, U+I secure planning approval for £330m mixed-use scheme in UK

18 Mar 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

UK-based property and development company Calthorpe Estates and mixed-use regeneration projects specialist U+I have secured planning permission from Birmingham City Council for the £330m New Garden Square regeneration scheme in Edgbaston.

HS2 plans to use heat from brakes, engines for district heating scheme

18 Mar 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

Engineers developing the HS2 super-hub at Old Oak Common in North West London are planning to tap heat from the brakes and engines of high-speed trains to heat water and power central heating of up to 500 new homes that could be built nearby.

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