A joint venture between Samsung Engineering (Korea) and CB&I (Netherlands) has secured a contract to build $3.1bn crude flexibility project (CFP) on behalf of ADNOC Refining in the UAE.
A consortium of Besix Group and Hitachi Zosen Inova of Switzerland has secured a build, operate and transfer (BOT) contract from the Municipality of Dubai (UAE) to design and execute a €700m waste-to-energy project.
China Everbright International has won the bid for RMB1.08bn ($170.46m) Xi’an Lantian Household Waste Electricity and Heat Cogeneration PPP project in Shaanxi, China.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has broken ground on Phase 1 facility of Fab 18 at the Southern Taiwan Science Park.
Megawide Construction, an engineering and infrastructure conglomerate in the Philippines, has partnered with Toshiba Group’s UEM India and local company LinkENERGIE Industries to deliver the 88 MLD Las Pinas Water Reclamation Facility for Maynilad.
Oman Power and Water Procurement Company (OPWP), belonging to the Nama Group, has announced the launch of the first large utility-scale solar PV independent power project (IPP) in Oman.
Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) is set to build a new megawatt-scale carbonate fuel cell power generation plant with a hydrogen fuelling station at the Port of Long Beach, US.
The University of Manchester has awarded a £287m contract to infrastructure group Balfour Beatty for the construction of the Manchester Engineering Campus Development (MECD).
The European Investment Bank (EIB), the European Union’s long-term lending institution, has agreed to provide $75m loan for a new $405m investment programme by the Water Authority of Fiji.
Ferrovial Agroman and its subsidiary Cadagua have been awarded a contract to build a wastewater treatment plant in Valle de Guímar in Tenerife, Canary Islands.
An equal stake joint venture (JV) between Orascom Construction and FCC Aqualia, a subsidiary of FCC, has bagged an EPC contract worth $320m to build Abu Rawash Wastewater Treatment Plant in Egypt.
AkzoNobel has formally opened its new paint plant in Ashington, UK where the company will produce its entire decorative paint range such as Dulux, Dulux Trade, Cuprinol, Polycell, Hammerite and Armstead.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Co (MHIEC) has been awarded a contract by the Clean Authority of Tokyo, to renovate core components at the Ariake waste-to-energy plant in Tokyo.
China Everbright Water has won the Nanning Shuitang River Integrated Restoration Public-Private Partnership in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in China.
A joint venture (JV) of Granite Construction and Obayashi Corporation has bagged a $165m contract for the Finegayan Utilities and Site Improvements Phase I project in Finegayan, Guam.
Webcor Builders in a joint venture with MWH Constructors has secured a $939m contract to deliver the Southeast Water Pollution Control Plant Biosolids Digester Facilities Project in San Francisco, California.
A consortium of Passavant Energy & Environment (PE&E), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Drake & Scull International (DSI), and Aziz Company for Contracting and Industrial Investment (ACCII) has won a SAR268m ($71.5m) contract to build South Dhahran Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Saudi Arabia.
Italian construction firm Salini Impregilo has announced the start of $450m tunnel work in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
A joint venture of Salini Impregilo and The Lane Construction has won a $580m contract to build the Northeast Boundary Tunnel (NEBT) project in Washington, DC.
Waterfront Toronto has secured CAD1.25bn ($962m) in funding from the governments of Canada, Ontario and Toronto for the Port Lands Flood Protection project.