Moroccan phosphate producer OCP Group has partnered with the Ethiopian government to construct a $2.4bn fertilizer plant in Ethiopia.
Courier company UPS is set to expand its main ground package hub in Columbus, Ohio as part of the company’s multi-year plan to upgrade network operations and capacity.
Munich Airport plans to invest €400M in expanding its Terminal 1 facility, increasing capacity by an additional 6M passengers per year.
The Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran) has unveiled the $390M first phase of the Mina Al Sultan Qaboos Waterfront project in Muscat, Oman.
Construction work is underway on a medical facility for the armed forces at Stanford Hall near Loughborough, UK.
The Special Economic Zone Authority in Duqm (SEZAD) has signed two contracts for the Duqm Port in Oman.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide a €270M loan to the Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (BGK) to refurbish a road segment in Poland.
Entergy Louisiana has been given green light by the Louisiana Public Service Commission for the construction of a new natural gas-fired, combined-cycle power plant in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana.
Mace Developments has secured planning permission for a new £75M student housing project in Cardiff, UK.
Wacker Neuson has introduced the ET16 mini tracked excavator, designed particularly for excavation work in confined spaces.
John Deere has launched its 470G LC excavator, featuring an EPA Final Tier 4/EU Stage IV diesel engine.
Timetric’s Construction Intelligence Center (CIC) has sharply revised down its outlook for construction output in Poland as EU financial assistance is at a standstill. Nathan Hayes, economist at CIC, discusses the situation.
Danny Richards, lead economist at Timetric’s Construction Intelligence Center, examines the potential positive effect Donald Trump’s surprise victory could have on the US construction sector.
Construction has started on the new Guangzhou Infinitus Plaza in Baiyun New Town, Guangzhou, China.
Housing and regeneration specialist Keepmoat has started work on the second phase of the £500M Hull City Wide Regeneration project.
UK-based United Utilities Group has received final planning consent from Allerdale Council for the construction of a £300M water pipeline project in West Cumbria, UK.
Richard Crookes Constructions (RCC) has been selected by developer Yuhu Group (Australia) to design and build a $250M residential development in North Sydney, Australia.
Australian construction firm John Holland has won a contract to build the Mernda Rail Extension project in Victoria, Australia.
Japanese automotive manufacturer Toyota has broken ground on its $1bn manufacturing plant in Guanajuato, Mexico.
The latest phase of Cardiff University’s £300M Innovation Campus has secured the green light from city planners.