Construction firm Skanska has inked a contract with European Spallation Source (ESS) to construct the third phase of an advanced research facility in Lund, Sweden.
Japanese tire manufacturer, Bridgestone, has unveiled plans to build two new manufacturing plants in Thailand.
Movable flood-protection weirs are being installed in the UK for the first time in Leeds, after more than 2,000 homes were flooded in 2015.
Germany-based Wacker Chemie is set to construct a new production plant for its HDK brand of pyrogenic silica in Tennessee, US.
Renewable energy development company Carbon Cycle Energy (C2e) has broken ground on its $100M utility-scale biogas facility in North Carolina, US.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved $134.75M in financing for electricity companies operating in north-western Turkey.
Austria-based Lenzing is set to construct a $293M tencel fibre plant in Alabama, US.
KfW IPEX-Bank, as part of a consortium of commercial banks, and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have agreed to finance the new 47.1 km segment of the A6 motorway between the town of Wiesloch/Rauenberg and the Weinsberg junction in Germany.
NAPEC, a provider of construction and maintenance services to the public utility and heavy industrial markets, has announced that its subsidiaries have been awarded contracts worth over CAD185M ($141M).
Balfour Beatty Construction has been selected by Holder Properties to construct phase 1 of the new Blackbaud corporate campus in Charleston, South Carolina.
The Graham-Bam Healthcare Partnership (GBHP) has completed the new £85M inpatient ward block project at the Ulster Hospital in the UK.
Smart Real Estate Investment Trust has entered into an equal joint venture with Canada-based developer Jadco Corporation to build two 15-storey towers in the Greater Montreal Area [pictured], Canada.
Tokyo breaks ground on the new $1.5bn national stadium that will serve as the main venue for the 2020 Olympic Games.
West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has approved £98.8M in funding for a city centre development in Coventry, UK.
University of Manchester has unveiled the design for its new £150M Henry Royce Institute in Manchester, UK.
Highways England has announced the start of main construction work on the £75M triple-decker roundabout in North Tyneside, UK.
A consortium of Shell, Van Oord, Eneco and Mitsubishi/DGE has been awarded a contract to build the second Borssele offshore wind farm in the Dutch North Sea.
The state government of Victoria is set to construct the North East Link, the missing link in Melbourne’s road network that will complete the Metropolitan Ring Road in Australia.
In response to many drainage systems being overloaded, the impact of climate change and the increased risk of floods, Atkins has created a toolkit that helps identify the locations where sustainable drainage systems (SuDS) can be implemented.
The latest study from the Centre for Research and Innovation for Groundwater Infiltration into Urban Infrastructure suggests that the issue of groundwater infiltration into sewers is a worldwide problem that can’t be solved immediately.