Equipment & Technology

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. 

Amec Foster Wheeler JV wins £160m Sellafield framework contract

17 Aug 2017 | Europe

OneAIM, a joint venture of Amec Foster Wheeler and Interserve, has been awarded a framework contract to support reprocessing plants and facilities at the Sellafield nuclear site in Cumbria, UK. 

Toyota, Mazda to set up $1.6bn vehicle production facility in US

7 Aug 2017 | North America

Toyota Motor and Mazda Motor have signed an agreement to establish joint venture (JV) production facility to manufacture vehicles in the US.  

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