Kier Group begins construction on new prison in Wellingborough, UK

18 Sep 2019 | Europe

UK-based construction company Kier Group has broken ground on the £253m resettlement prison in Wellingborough, UK.

Balfour Beatty selected for £70m overhead line works in Scotland

17 Sep 2019 | Europe

UK-based construction company Balfour Beatty has received a £70m contract to deliver Overhead Line works in the west of Scotland, UK on behalf of utility firm Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission (SSEN Transmission).

Morrison selected for first phase of HALO’s £63m innovation hub in UK

17 Sep 2019 | Europe

Morrison Construction has been selected as the main contractor for the first phase of the HALO Urban Regeneration Company’s £63m Enterprise and Innovation Hub in Kilmarnock, UK.

DigiPlex breaks ground on two new green data centres in Norway

17 Sep 2019 | Europe

Norwegian data centre owner and operator DigiPlex has broken ground on two new green data centres in Oslo, Norway.

McLaren bags contract to deliver £190m residential project in UK

17 Sep 2019 | Europe

British construction firm McLaren has been awarded a contract for the construction of a £190m residential development in London’s Fitzrovia in the UK.The project is being developed by a joint venture of Art-Invest Real Estate UK, German real estate developer ECE, and Dukelease Properties.

Eurovia wins £106m contract to upgrade railway line in Czech Republic

16 Sep 2019 | Europe

Eurovia, a joint venture between Strabag Rail and Elektrizace železnic Praha, has secured a contract worth €120m (£106m) to upgrade 8.7km railway line section between Smíchov station in Prague and the City of Černošice southwest of the capital in the Czech Republic.

Kier begins refurbishment at St Joan of Arc Catholic School in UK

13 Sep 2019 | Europe

UK construction services provider Kier has started work on the refurbishment of the science facilities at St Joan of Arc Catholic School in Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire.

Lincolnshire Council plans contracts worth £762m for highways maintenance

12 Sep 2019 | Europe

UK-based construction company Balfour Beatty, construction engineering firm Colas and WSP UK, the British subsidiary of Canadian consultant company WSP Global, have been recommended to deliver highways services for Lincolnshire County Council from 1 April 2020.

Edinburgh grants permission for new rugby stadium

12 Sep 2019 | Europe

The UK’s City of Edinburgh Council has granted permission for the construction of a new rugby stadium in the city.

Borealis begins construction on new PDH plant in Belgium

12 Sep 2019 | Europe

Austria-based chemicals and fertilizers major Borealis has started construction on a new world-scale propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant at its existing production facility in Kallo, Belgium.

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