Equipment & Technology

Multiplex to build University of New South Wales’ $133m science building

6 Jul 2017 | Oceania

Australian construction firm Multiplex has bagged a contract to build a new science and engineering building (SEB) for the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Australia.

Siemens breaks ground on $300m manufacturing facility expansion

5 Jul 2017 | North America

Siemens has broken ground on a $300m expansion of Siemens Healthineers manufacturing and R&D facility for laboratory diagnostics in Walpole, Massachusetts.

Waterfront Toronto secures $962m funding for Port Lands Flood Protection project

3 Jul 2017 | North America

Waterfront Toronto has secured CAD1.25bn ($962m) in funding from the governments of Canada, Ontario and Toronto for the Port Lands Flood Protection project.

Pfizer begins construction on new R&D facility in Missouri

29 Jun 2017 | North America

US-based pharmaceutical firm Pfizer has started construction on its new research and development (R&D) and process development facility in Missouri, US.

Braskem to build polypropylene production facility in Texas

27 Jun 2017 | North America

Petrochemical company Braskem is set to move forward with the construction of a new polypropylene factory next to its existing production facilities in La Porte, Texas.

Airbus Helicopters begins work on new assembly line in China

30 May 2017 | Asia

Airbus Helicopters, the helicopter manufacturing division of Airbus Group, has started construction on its H135 Final Assembly Line in China.

Vocus to build Australia-Singapore submarine cable system

7 Dec 2016 | Oceania

Telecommunications provider Vocus Group has announced the execution of a binding agreement with Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN), referred to as contract-in-force (CIF), for the construction of the Australia-Singapore Cable (ASC) system.

Latest excavator from John Deere

21 Nov 2016 | Global

John Deere has launched its 470G LC excavator, featuring an EPA Final Tier 4/EU Stage IV diesel engine.

Mini excavator launched by Wacker Neuson

21 Nov 2016 | Global

Wacker Neuson has introduced the ET16 mini tracked excavator, designed particularly for excavation work in confined spaces.

First Volvo excavator reaches UK

16 Nov 2016 | Europe

Collins Earthworks has taken delivery of the first 75t Volvo EC750E excavator to reach the UK market, after the machine was launched at Bauma 2016 earlier this year.

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