McLaren launches new residential development business

3 Mar 2020 | Europe

British construction firm McLaren Group has launched a new residential development business, known as McLaren Living, which will focus on delivering mixed-use, residential developments as well as placemaking schemes in the UK.

Kier selected to deliver £21m Bradford markets redevelopment in UK

30 Jan 2020 | Europe

UK-based construction firm Kier has been selected by Bradford Council as the preferred bidder to deliver £21m redevelopment of Bradford markets on Darley Street, UK.

Ramboll acquires Singapore-based firm Web Structures

9 Jan 2020 | Europe

Danish consulting engineering group Ramboll has acquired Singapore-based design and engineering consultancy Web Structures.

GM, LG Chem to build $2.3bn battery cell assembly plant in Ohio, US

9 Dec 2019 | North America

US-based General Motors (GM) in a joint venture with LG Chem is planning to build a battery cell assembly plant in Ohio, US with an investment of $2.3bn.

Saint-Gobain to acquire Continental Building Products for $1.4bn

14 Nov 2019 | North America

European construction material producer Saint-Gobain has agreed to acquire US-based gypsum product manufacturing company Continental Building Products for $1.4bn.

Tyson breaks ground on $300m case-ready beef and pork facility in US

1 Nov 2019 | North America

US-based Tyson Fresh Meats has broken ground on a $300m case-ready beef and pork facility in Eagle Mountain in Utah County, Utah.

Zekelman unveils plans for £123m ERW tube mill in Arkansas, US

31 Jul 2019 | North America

Zekelman Industries has unveiled plans to build the world’s largest continuous ERW tube mill in Blytheville, Arkansas in the US, with an investment of $150m (£123.2m).

CRH to sell Europe Distribution business to Blackstone for £1.4bn

17 Jul 2019 | Europe

Building materials group CRH has agreed to sell its building materials distribution arm Europe Distribution business to private equity funds managed by Blackstone for €1.64bn (£1.4bn).

Amazon breaks ground on new $1.5bn Air Hub in Kentucky, US

15 May 2019 | North America

American e-commerce giant Amazon has broken ground on a new $1.5bn Air Hub located in Hebron, Kentucky at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG).

Ground broken on Wavegarden Cove surf lagoon in South Korea

8 May 2019 | Asia

Wavegarden has started civil work on the Wavegarden Cove surfing lagoon in Turtle Island, Siheung in the Gyeonggi province of South Korea.

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