Google breaks ground on $600m data centre in Alabama

12 Apr 2018 | North America

Google has broken ground on a $600m data centre on the old TVA Widow’s Creek coal plant site in Bridgeport, Jackson County, Alabama.

India’s Essel Group unveils plans for new cultural centre in London

11 Apr 2018 | Europe

India’s business conglomerate Essel Group has submitted a proposal to the Greater London Authority (GLA) to purchase a 62-acre brownfield site in east London’s Royal Docks from The Silvertown Partnership to redevelop the site as part of the regeneration of the Silvertown district in London.

Mace and Jacobs to deliver UK Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

6 Apr 2018 | Middle East

A joint venture of Mace and Jacobs has been appointed as the UK government’s delivery partner for the UK Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai.

L&T Construction wins orders worth $902m

29 Mar 2018 | Asia

L&T Construction, the construction arm of Larsen & Toubro (L&T), has won orders worth INR58.74bn ($902m) in India and abroad.

Bouygues, Colas acquire Alpiq Engineering Services for $900m

28 Mar 2018 | Europe

Bouygues Construction and Colas Rail, a subsidiary of the Colas Group, have acquired Switzerland-based Alpiq Engineering Services from the Alpiq Group for CHF850m ($900.47m), which includes CHF700m ($741.51m) for Bouygues Construction and CHF150m ($158.89m) for Colas Rail.

Samsung Engineering wins $3.5bn EPC contracts from ADNOC

28 Mar 2018 | Middle East

ADNOC Refining, a wholly owned subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has awarded two contracts worth $3.5bn to Samsung Engineering.

Dexus plans transformation of Brisbane Waterfront Precinct

26 Mar 2018 | Oceania

Australian real estate investment trust Dexus has received approval from the state government of Queensland, Australia to go ahead with the second stage of its proposal to transform Brisbane’s Eagle Street Pier into a business and leisure destination.

Metropolitan secures approval for Clapham Park regeneration in London

20 Mar 2018 | Europe

UK-based affordable housing provider Metropolitan has secured approval from the planning committee of Lambeth Council for the development of more than 2,500 new homes and community facilities at Clapham Park in south London.

Sofidel to establish second greenfield integrated tissue plant in US

20 Mar 2018 | North America

Sofidel, involved in the manufacture of tissue paper for hygienic and domestic use, has initiated a new greenfield investment in Inola, Oklahoma, US, to build an integrated plant that includes both the paper mill and converting lines.

Bouygues team to develop Charenton-Bercy project in Paris

16 Mar 2018 | Europe

A consortium led by Bouygues Immobilier UrbanEra, the development arm of Bouygues Group, has been appointed as the preferred development team by the Ville de Charenton and Grand Paris Amenagement for the Charenton-Bercy project in Paris, France.

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