CPPIB, Longfor to develop two mixed-use projects in China

1 Feb 2018 | Asia

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and Longfor Properties (Longfor) have extended their cooperation to include two new mixed-use real estate development projects in Chengdu and Shanghai in China, for a total CPPIB commitment of RMB4.2bn ($665m).

Nikola Motor to build hydrogen-electric semi truck factory in Arizona

1 Feb 2018 | North America

Nikola Motor Company has selected Buckeye, Arizona, for its hydrogen-electric semi-truck manufacturing headquarters facility.

TSMC begins construction on Fab 18 facility in Taiwan

30 Jan 2018 | Asia

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has broken ground on Phase 1 facility of Fab 18 at the Southern Taiwan Science Park.

Jacobs wins infrastructure design contract for UAE mixed-use project

26 Jan 2018 | Middle East

Jacobs Engineering Group has secured an infrastructure design contract from the UAE-based Arada Developments for Aljada, a mixed-use project in Sharjah, UAE.

Novelis to construct $300m aluminium sheet production plant in Kentucky

25 Jan 2018 | North America

Novelis, a US-based industrial aluminium firm, has unveiled plans to construct a new aluminium sheet production plant in Kentucky, US that will entail an investment of about $300m.

Work begins on new Aloft Hotel at Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre

25 Jan 2018 | Europe

UK-based Robertson Construction has started construction on a 150-room Aloft Hotel on the site of the new Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre (AECC) in the UK.

Aecom to manage construction of The Grand mixed-use project in California

24 Jan 2018 | North America

Related Companies, a US-based real estate firm, has selected Aecom as construction manager for The Grand, a mixed-use development in Los Angeles, California.

Laing O’Rourke wins two Expo 2020 contracts worth $182m

24 Jan 2018 | Middle East

UK-based Laing O’Rourke has won two construction contracts worth AED670m ($182.4m) from Expo 2020 Dubai to build two pavilions and an access road.

NCC secures $114m order to expand Angstrom Lab in Sweden

23 Jan 2018 | Europe

Swedish construction firm NCC has won a SEK915m ($113.78m) order from Akademiska Hus to carry out an expansion of the Angstrom Laboratory at Uppsala University in Sweden.

Chayora begins work on hyperscale data centre campus in China

18 Jan 2018 | Asia

Chayora, a Hong Kong-based developer of data centres, has finalised agreements with the government of Beichen, Tianjin to commence work on the company’s first hyperscale data centre campus in China.

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