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financing for the construction of the two-tunnel California WaterFix project as part of plans to modernise the outdated water delivery system in the state.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. 

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