Hammerson, Standard Life Investments submit plans £1.4bn shopping centre

22 May 2017 | Europe

Hammerson and Standard Life Investments have submitted a detailed planning application to the Barnet Council for the £1.4bn redevelopment of London’s Brent Cross Shopping Centre.

FLSmidth wins €100m cement plant contract in North Africa

19 May 2017 | Africa

FLSmidth, a Danish engineering services provider, has secured a contract worth over €100m for the construction of cement plantin North Africa.

Turner Construction begins work on University of Cincinnati’s new $120m building

18 May 2017 | North America

Turner Construction has started work on a $120m building that will be home to the Carl H. Lindner College of Business at the University of Cincinnati.

Downing submits plans for £75m Leeds university building

18 May 2017 | Europe

Developer Downing has submitted plans for the new £75m creative arts building at Leeds Beckett University in Leeds, UK.

ISG completes work on University of the West of England’s £55m project

17 May 2017 | Europe

UK-based construction services firm ISG has completed work on a £55m project at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) - creating a new home for the Faculty of Business and Law.

Shapoorji Pallonji wins $408M contract for Nakheel’s triple tower project

16 May 2017 | Middle East

Shapoorji Pallonji Mideast, part of the Shapoorji Pallonji Group, has secured a contract worth AED1.5bn ($408m) from the UAE-based property developer Nakheel to build The Palm Gateway triple tower and beach complex on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah.

Sacyr concludes first project in Qatar

16 May 2017 | Middle East

Sacyr Construction, in association with Combined Group Company, has completed the development of a 152-hectare semi-urban zone in Bani Hajer, Qatar.

UCF breaks ground on new Florida campus

15 May 2017 | North America

University of Central Florida (UCF) has broken ground on the first building on its new campus in Orlando, Florida.

McCarthy begins work on Washington University’s campus project

15 May 2017 | North America

McCarthy has begun construction on a transformation project at the east end of Washington University’s Danforth Campus in St. Louis, Missouri.

Piling work for £150M London residential tower complete

12 May 2017 | Europe

UK-based construction firm Balfour Beatty has completed piling work for the £150M residential project, The Madison, in London, UK.


Safety of innovative vehicles in tunnels

27 Feb 2017

Fathi Tarada, director of Mosen, looks at the challenges facing tunnels with the onset of autonomous and other smart vehicles.

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