Laing O’Rourke has secured a £123m contract from Thames Water to conduct sewage upgrade work in Beckton, UK.
Northvolt, a Swedish battery developer, has raised $1.6bn in debt to finance the ongoing construction of its large-scale lithium-ion battery manufacturing plant in Skellefteå, Sweden.
ABB, a Swiss electrical equipment manufacturer, has broken ground on a $30m facility to conduct R&D and produce electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions in San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy.
Nikola Corporation, a US-based zero-emissions vehicle production company, has broken ground on a manufacturing facility in Coolidge, Arizona that will entail an investment of about $600m.
Tesla, a US-based electric vehicle and alternative energy company, is planning to build a new gigafactory in Austin, Texas with an investment of $1bn.
Nestlé Group’s operating unit Nespresso has unveiled plans to invest CHF160m ($170.1m) in the expansion of its Romont Production centre in Switzerland.
UK-based engineering and design company Arup has unveiled plans for a mixed-use development on 11ha former industrial site south of Milan, Italy.
Morrison Construction, a part of the Galliford Try Group, has secured a contract to build a new flagship facility of the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS).
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has been awarded a contract by Iberdrola affiliate Ailes Marine to construct the 496MW Bay of Saint Brieuc offshore wind project on the English Channel off the coast of Saint Brieuc Bay, France.
UK-based construction firm Laing O’Rourke has been selected by developer One Heritage as a preferred bidder to build £160m One Heritage Tower at Greengate, Salford in the UK.
Swiss food processing giant Nestlé has announced a series of investments totalling CHF100m ($103m) to strengthen its footprint in China.
The state government of New South Wales (NSW) in Australia has issued planning approval for the main works for the Snowy Hydro 2.0 hydropower project.
Spanish wind turbine maker Siemens Gamesa has announced its plans to expand its nacelle assembly facility in Taichung to support the 300MW Hai Long 2 offshore wind farm in Taiwan.
Femern Link Contractors joint venture has received notice to proceed from the Danish Government for the construction of what it claims to be the world’s longest immersed road and rail tunnel, the Fehmarnbelt link between Denmark and Germany.
OXIS Energy and the Minas Gerais Development Company CODEMGE have signed a 15-year lease agreement with Mercedes Benz Brazil (MBB) for the construction of a Lithium-Sulfur (Li-S) manufacturing plant in Brazil.
South Korea’s SK Innovation is planning to build a second electric vehicle (EV) battery plant in the US state of Georgia increasing its investment to $2.5bn.
China-based solar manufacturer GCL System Integration Technology (GCL-SI) is planning to build a solar panel manufacturing plant with an investment of CNY18bn ($2.5bn).
Peab, a Swedish construction and civil engineering company, has secured a SEK650m ($64.9m) contract from Komatsu Forest to build a new factory in Sweden.
UK-based drinks manufacturer Innocent is set to commence construction on the $250m carbon-neutral factory in Rotterdam in the Netherlands.
The University of Strathclyde has secured approval from Renfrewshire Council for the construction of the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS) facility.