EBRD approves £207m loan for Lekela’s 250MW wind farm in Egypt

9 Aug 2019 | Africa

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved $252m (£207.4m) funding for the construction of Lekela Power’s new 250MW wind farm, West Bakr Wind, in the Gulf of Suez, Egypt.

AfDB approves £80m funding for Ethiopia-Djibouti transport corridor project

7 Aug 2019 | Africa

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has agreed to provide loan of $98m (£80.5m) to the government of Ethiopia to fund the first phase of the Ethiopia-Djibouti Road Transport Corridor Project.

Bombardier consortium wins £3.7bn contract to build two monorail lines in Egypt

6 Aug 2019 | Africa

Canadian manufacturing group Bombardier Transportation, in consortium with Orascom Construction and Arab Contractors, has signed a contract worth more than $4.5bn (£3.7bn) for the construction of two new monorail lines in Egypt.

Fluor wins EPCM contract from Cupric Canyon for Khoemacau project in Africa

31 Jul 2019 | Africa

American engineering and construction company Fluor has secured an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) contract from Cupric Canyon Capital for its Khoemacau copper and silver project in Botswana, Africa.

Turner & Townsend selected for 256 Bella Vista Apartments in Uganda

8 Jul 2019 | Africa

UK-based firm Turner & Townsend has been appointed to provide project management, contract administration and cost management services for the 336 units for the 256 Bella Vista apartments development in Uganda.

Enel begins construction on 140MW wind farm in South Africa

5 Jul 2019 | Africa

Enel Green Power RSA, the South African subsidiary of Italian energy company Enel, has started construction on the 140MW Garob wind farm in South Africa.

EBRD approves £159m loan for Egyptian shopping centre

4 Jul 2019 | Africa

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to provide $200m (£158.9m) in financing for the construction of City Centre Almaza, a new retail and entertainment centre in Egypt.

ADF approves £64m loan for Eastern Corridor road project in Ghana

28 Jun 2019 | Africa

African Development Fund (ADF) has given its approval for a loan of $81.67m (£64.3m) to co-finance sections of the 695km Eastern Corridor road in Ghana.

Enel commences construction on 140MW wind farm in South Africa

28 May 2019 | Africa

Italian energy company Enel’s subsidiary Enel Green Power RSA has started construction on the 140MW Oyster Bay wind farm in South Africa.

African Development Bank grants $70m loan for Nigerian road project

29 Apr 2019 | Africa

The African Development Bank Group has approved a $70m loan for a road project in Ebonyi State, the southeastern state of Nigeria.

Company Spotlight


Projects overseen by the company include bridges, spanning roads, valleys and water; planning and constructing commercial and industrial zones; conveyance and storage systems for the water industry; roads; urban development and regeneration; architec ...

With 11 websites and newsletters covering all the key areas within the construction industry, World Construction Industry Network is the leading global construction information resource. READ ABOUT US



World Construction Network | is a product of GlobalData. Copyright © 2019 GlobalData. All rights reserved.