Projects overseen by the company include bridges, spanning roads, valleys and water; planning and constructing commercial and industrial zones; conveyance and storage systems for the water industry; roads; urban development and regeneration; architecture; energy infrastructure; sports venues; railway links; tunneling; nuclear power; and many more.
TransEd Partners, a consortium between EllisDon, Bechtel, Bombardier and Fengate Capital Management, has achieved financial closure on the $1.8bn Valley Line LRT Stage 1 tram project in Edmonton, Canada.
The company is active in 80 countries and has designed, built and operated construction projects from public sector buildings and private sector buildings to transport infrastructure and energy and communication networks.The company has been in operation for more than 60 years and today employs a team of 53,500 people.
Real estate groups RocaPoint Partners and The Georgetown Company have broken ground on a new $370m mixed-use development in Georgia, US.
NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises has unveiled plans to build its new global headquarters in Miami-Dade County, Florida.
The National Arts Centre in Ottawa has broken ground on an architectural renovation project.
German automotive supplier Continental is set to build a new commercial vehicle tyre plant in Mississippi, US.
Lifting in New York poses a unique challenge overseen by high levels of regulations. Quickly-built and tightly-spaced skyscrapers combining with busy streets, problems with electricity supply, and mazes of subways. Now NYC Department of Buildings plans to prohibit the use of older cranes. Will North reports.
The government of Tennessee has unveiled plans to expand the Jack Daniel Distillery in Lynchburg, Tennessee.
The company offers project planning, including cost and risk analysis, feasibility studies, logistics, impact assessments, and stakeholder engagement activity. It also designs intellectual capital - management systems and business processes; structures including office towers, schools, aircraft, bridges and highways; and advanced technology systems such as biometric scanners and superfast broadband networks.Atkins focuses on infrastructure projects, covering buildings, transport, information communications and security systems, and utilities such as energy and water. The company works for national and local governments as well as the commercial sector.
The company covers areas including water and energy projects, skyscrapers, the planning of new cities, infrastructure and travel links, and public spaces. It provides design and build capabilities, financing, and project management.
Athenex, a manufacturer of oncology medication, is set to invest $1.62bn to expand its operations in Dunkirk and Buffalo in New York.
Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) has broken ground on three new solar power plants in Florida.