Network Rail names preferred bidders for final track work contracts worth £1.5bn

15 Mar 2019 | Europe

Network Rail has announced the final preferred bidder for track upgrade works, includes track, points, and associated overhead lines and signalling, worth approximately £1.5bn for the next decade in Central England.

Stevenage Council, Mace sign up for £350m town centre regeneration

15 Mar 2019 | Europe

Stevenage Borough Council and Mace have signed a new agreement to jointly work on the long-term transformation of Stevenage Town Centre.

EIB approves €2.4bn funding for projects across Europe

15 Mar 2019 | Europe

The European Investment Bank (EIB) board of directors has approved funding of €2.4bn to improve public services, upgrade infrastructure and strengthen private sector investment.

Plans unveiled for city living scheme in Wolverhampton, UK

15 Mar 2019 | Europe

UK-based real estate developer Court Collaboration, the City of Wolverhampton Council and the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) have unveiled plans for a city living development in Wolverhampton, UK.

Caverion, Skanska to develop new building for university hospital in Finland

14 Mar 2019 | Europe

Finnish building services and industrial services company Caverion and Swedish construction company Skanska have been selected by the Northern Ostrobothnia Hospital District, Finland, as alliance partners for the development of B-building under the first phase of the Future Hospital OYS 2030 ...

Construction to begin on £150m coastal risk management works in Wales

14 Mar 2019 | Europe

Construction is set to commence on coastal risk management works as part of a £150m investment over three years across Wales, UK.

Drax secures approval for rapid response gas power station in UK

14 Mar 2019 | Europe

Drax Power has secured approval from the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) for an application submitted by the company for the construction of a gas power station in Bedfordshire to support the electricity system as more renewables come online.

University of Manchester seeks partner for £1.5bn innovation district

13 Mar 2019 | Europe

The University of Manchester, which has unveiled plans to create a £1.5bn innovation district on the site of its North Campus near the planned HS2 station, has launched a bid to secure a partner for the new proposals.

Mace/Dragados JV selected for HS2 Euston works in UK

12 Mar 2019 | Europe

High Speed Two (HS2), a company responsible for developing and promoting the UK’s new high-speed rail network, and a joint venture comprising Mace and Dragados have signed contracts for a terminus at London Euston as part of the £55.7bn HS2 railway project in the UK.

Funding secured for €15bn rail tunnel between Finland and Estonia

12 Mar 2019 | Europe

Finest Bay Area Development has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Touchstone Capital Partners on the €15bn funding of the Tallinn Tunnel, a proposed rail undersea tunnel that would span the Gulf of Finland and connect the capital cities of Finland and Estonia.

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