Highways England seeks contractors to deliver A303 upgrade near Stonehenge

16 Jul 2019 | Europe

Highways England, a government-owned company for operating, maintaining and improving England's motorways, is seeking potential contractors to deliver upgrades to the A303 between Amesbury and Berwick Down near Stonehenge in southeast England.

Siemens awards subcontracts for 950MW Moray East Offshore Wind farm

16 Jul 2019 | Europe

Siemens has issued contracts to companies across the UK for constructing transmission infrastructure for the 950MW Moray East Offshore Wind farm.

Construction begins on USAF F35 campus at RAF Lakenheath in UK

16 Jul 2019 | Europe

The Kier-VolkerFitzpatrick joint venture (JV) has started work on buildings that will house two US Air Force (USAF) F35 squadrons at the RAF Lakenheath station near the town of Lakenheath in Suffolk, England.

HS2 unveils designs for automated people mover in Birmingham

16 Jul 2019 | Europe

HS2 has unveiled designs for a new automated people mover that will connect the Interchange Station with new stops at Birmingham Airport, Birmingham International Station, and the National Exhibition Centre (NEC).

UK MoD, Homes England unveil plans for 1,300 new homes in North Yorkshire

15 Jul 2019 | Europe

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) and Homes England, the national housing and regeneration agency for England, have announced plans for the development of 1,300 new homes in Ripon, North Yorkshire.

Tolent breaks ground at Milburngate development in Durham City, UK

12 Jul 2019 | Europe

UK Construction company Tolent had broken ground at the Milburngate development in Durham City, after a two year demolition and site remediation programme.

NCC selected to build North Zealand Hospital in Denmark

11 Jul 2019 | Europe

Swedish construction firm NCC has been selected by the Hovedstaden region of Denmark to build the New North Zealand Hospital in Hillerød.

UK approves £150m investment to upgrade Gatwick Airport train station

10 Jul 2019 | Europe

The UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) has approved an investment of £150m to upgrade Gatwick Airport train station.

George Smith Partners secures £367m loan for Block 216 mixed-use development in US

10 Jul 2019 | Europe

Commercial real estate capital markets advisor George Smith Partners has secured a $460m (£367.3m) loan on behalf of BPM Real Estate Group (BPM) to fund the construction of Block 216 mixed-use development in Portland, Oregon in the US.

Balfour Beatty to build two community hospitals in UK

10 Jul 2019 | Europe

UK-based construction company Balfour Beatty has won a contract worth £37m to build two community hospitals in Scotland, UK.

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