‘Living walls’, green façades, vertical farming or roof gardens are increasingly featuring in the design-concept of buildings.
UK-based construction and engineering company Costain highlighted the importance of preserving the environment and biodiversity in an initiative last month.
Costain’s London Bridge redevelopment project team has won a gold Green Apple Award due to its positive contribution to the built environment.
Engineering group DPS and its US-based architectural partner Tria have been selected to provide architectural, engineering and project management services for a new $110M GMP mRNA clinical manufacturing facility in Norwood, Massachusetts.
JGC Gulf International has secured a JPY10bn ($96.6M) contract for the construction of a gas pipeline and storage tank in Awali, Bahrain.
Methodist University Hospital has broken ground on its $280M master campus development in Memphis, Tennessee.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has granted a loan of up to €300M for the construction of the offshore Rentel wind farm in Belgium.
3Angle will oversee the A27/A1 public private partnership (PPP) motorway project in the Netherlands after reaching financial close with the Dutch government.
Engineering firm Bechtel has signed a strategic partnership with Gatwick Airport to deliver the airport’s second runway by 2025.
London mayor Sadiq Khan has approved the construction of three new Thames river crossings.
Developer British Land and Singapore-based sovereign wealth fund GIC have secured planning consent for the construction of a new office tower in London, UK.
Canada-based steel fabricator ADF Group has secured two new contracts in the US with a combined value of $133M.
Construction firm Balfour Beatty has been selected by the Highland Park Independent School District (HPISD) to serve as the district’s construction partner in a $110M elementary construction and renovation project in Texas, US.
Indian wind energy solutions provider Inox Wind has won contracts from several customers for the supply and installation of 350MW wind turbine generators.
FairBriar International, a joint venture between Scarborough Group International, Hualing Group and Metro, has submitted a detailed planning application for phase two of its Middlewood Locks development in Salford, UK.
India-based highway infrastructure firm Gayatri Projects has secured a INR9.26bn ($139M) contract for the construction of a road project in Bihar, India.
The Anaklia Development Consortium (ADC) has been awarded the exclusive right by the government of Georgia to build, develop and operate the $2.5bn Anaklia Deep Sea Port.
Veolia Environnement has secured a €240M contract to build and operate a new waste-to-energy (WTE) plant for Syndicat Départemental d’Elimination Des Déchets De L’Aube (SDEDA) in France.
Swedish construction firm Skanska has been awarded a SEK1.2bn ($140M) contract by Locum for the construction of a new hospital building in Huddinge, Sweden.
The Colorado Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has given the go-ahead to the construction of a new wind farm in Colorado, US.