Equipment & Technology


Facebook to build $1bn data centre in Singapore

7 Sep 2018 | Asia

Facebook is set to establish the first custom-built, $1bn data centre in Asia in Singapore as part of the social media company’s plan to expand in the continent.

Metropolitan Board to fund twin-tunnel California WaterFix project

11 Jul 2018 | North America

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California will provide additional financing for the construction of the two-tunnel California WaterFix project as part of plans to modernise the outdated water delivery system in the state.

JCB to construct new £50m factory in UK

28 Jun 2018 | Europe

J.C. Bamford Excavators, known as JCB, is set to build a new plant in Staffordshire, UK that will entail an investment of more than £50m.

Bosch to establish second wafer fab facility in Germany

27 Jun 2018 | Europe

Bosch Group has laid the foundation stone for a €1bn wafer fab facility in Saxony state capital of Dresden, Germany.

Facebook to establish $750m data centre in Alabama

15 Jun 2018 | North America

Facebook has broken ground on a $750m data centre in Huntsville, Alabama, which will create 100 jobs.

Metafrax breaks ground on $1bn chemical plant

20 Mar 2018 | Europe

Metafrax has broken ground on a RUB58bn ($1bn) chemical plant for producing ammonia, carbamide and melamine in Gubakha, Perm Territory, Russia.

Goodyear Tire to build new production facility in Luxembourg

14 Sep 2017 | Europe

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has unveiled plans to build a new tyre factory in Luxembourg to meet the demand for premium tyres. 

Granite Construction JV wins $165m military infrastructure project in Guam

4 Sep 2017 | North America

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. 

LG Electronics starts construction on $250m production plant in US

30 Aug 2017 | North America

LG Electronics has broken ground on its new $250m home appliance manufacturing facility near, Clarksville in Tennessee, US. 

Public Health England submits plans for £400m laboratory in Essex

25 Aug 2017 | Europe

Public Health England (PHE) has filed a planning application with Harlow District Council for the construction of a £400m laboratory in Harlow, Essex. 


Company Spotlight

CH2M

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; architec ...

With 11 websites and newsletters covering all the key areas within the construction industry, World Construction Industry Network is the leading global construction information resource. READ ABOUT US
PRIVACY POLICY

STAY IN TOUCH!

LATEST TWEETS

World Construction Network | www.worldconstructionnetwork.com is a product of GlobalData. Copyright © 2019 GlobalData. All rights reserved.