Jacobs wins infrastructure design contract for UAE mixed-use project

26 Jan 2018 | Middle East

Jacobs Engineering Group has secured an infrastructure design contract from the UAE-based Arada Developments for Aljada, a mixed-use project in Sharjah, UAE.

Novelis to construct $300m aluminium sheet production plant in Kentucky

25 Jan 2018 | North America

Novelis, a US-based industrial aluminium firm, has unveiled plans to construct a new aluminium sheet production plant in Kentucky, US that will entail an investment of about $300m.

Work begins on new Aloft Hotel at Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre

25 Jan 2018 | Europe

UK-based Robertson Construction has started construction on a 150-room Aloft Hotel on the site of the new Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre (AECC) in the UK.

Aecom to manage construction of The Grand mixed-use project in California

24 Jan 2018 | North America

Related Companies, a US-based real estate firm, has selected Aecom as construction manager for The Grand, a mixed-use development in Los Angeles, California.

Laing O’Rourke wins two Expo 2020 contracts worth $182m

24 Jan 2018 | Middle East

UK-based Laing O’Rourke has won two construction contracts worth AED670m ($182.4m) from Expo 2020 Dubai to build two pavilions and an access road.

NCC secures $114m order to expand Angstrom Lab in Sweden

23 Jan 2018 | Europe

Swedish construction firm NCC has won a SEK915m ($113.78m) order from Akademiska Hus to carry out an expansion of the Angstrom Laboratory at Uppsala University in Sweden.

Chayora begins work on hyperscale data centre campus in China

18 Jan 2018 | Asia

Chayora, a Hong Kong-based developer of data centres, has finalised agreements with the government of Beichen, Tianjin to commence work on the company’s first hyperscale data centre campus in China.

DSI in negotiations with Wahat Al Zaweya for $272.26m contracts in Al Ain, UAE

17 Jan 2018 | Middle East

Gulf Technical Construction Company (GTCC), a subsidiary of engineering and construction services company Drake & Scull International (DSI), is negotiating contracts worth AED1bn ($272.26m) with Wahat Al Zaweya in Al Ain.

FCC wins $250m recyclables management contract in Houston

15 Jan 2018 | North America

FCC Environmental Services, the American subsidiary of the FCC Group, has won a $250m contract from the Houston City Council to design, finance, build and operate a plant to sort, recover and market the city’s recyclable materials for 15 years, extendable up to 20 years.

Kier, Wates and VolkerFitzpatrick to build £400m health science hub in Essex

12 Jan 2018 | Europe

Kier Group, Wates Construction and VolkerFitzpatrick have been selected by Public Health England (PHE) to build a £400m public health science campus and headquarters in Harlow, Essex.

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