Articles by WCN Editorial Team

Virgin Trains USA selects contractors for £3.1bn rail line expansion project

23 May 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

Virgin Trains USA, formerly Brightline, has appointed rail construction contractors for the $4bn (£3.1bn) high-speed rail route between Orlando and South Florida in the US.

Arada secures loans worth £215m to fund two major projects in Sharjah

23 May 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

UAE-based property development company Arada has secured two syndicated loans worth AED1bn (£214.6m) to fund the development of two projects in Aljada and Nasma Residences in Sharjah.

CPB Contractors selected as preferred proponent for Auckland International Airport work

23 May 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group company, has been selected as preferred proponent to provide Auckland Airport’s international taxiway and remote stands project.

Work underway on new master-planned community in California

23 May 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

Foremost Companies, a premier land investment firm, has announced that development is in progress at Deerlake Ranch, a new master-planned community in Los Angeles, California, US.

BASF plans to build engineering plastics and TPU plants in China

22 May 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

BASF has unveiled plans to build engineering plastics compounding plant and a thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) plant at its proposed $10bn integrated chemical production (Verbund) site in Zhanjiang, China.

Ground broken on $300m Grande Vita project in Mesa, Arizona

22 May 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

The City of Mesa in Arizona, US has celebrated the groundbreaking ceremony of a $300m Grande Vita project, a 20 acre, multi-use, campus-style community at Crismon Road and Hampton Avenue in Mesa.

Gilbert approves DDA with Heritage North Partners to develop 9.1-acre site

22 May 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

The Gilbert Town Council has approved a development and disposition agreement (DDA) with Heritage North Partners for the development of a 9.1-acre site with a mixed use project in Gilbert, Arizona, US.

Turner & Townsend wins role on City Rail Link project in Auckland

22 May 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

UK-based professional services firm Turner & Townsend has been selected to provide cost management advisory services for the City Rail Link project in Auckland, New Zealand.

Emaar starts construction on Arabian Ranches III project in Dubai

22 May 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

UAE-based Emaar Development has broken ground on Arabian Ranches III, the latest phase of the premium gated villa community in Dubai, UAE.

DFW Airport, American Airlines unveil plans to build sixth terminal

21 May 2019 WCN Editorial Team News

Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport and American Airlines are planning to build a sixth terminal, Terminal F, at the airport in the US.

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