UK government grants £825m funding to complete Crossrail project

2 Dec 2020 | Europe

Crossrail Limited, a subsidiary of Transport for London (TfL), has announced that the UK government has agreed to provide approximately £825m funding for the final phase of the Crossrail project in the UK.

BAM Construction wins contract to renovate Selfridges building in UK

2 Dec 2020 | Europe

BAM Construction, a subsidiary of Royal BAM Group, has secured a contract from Hammerson, a British property development and investment firm, for renovation work on Selfridges building at Bullring in the UK.

Skanska wins $339m highway construction contract in Norway

1 Dec 2020 | Europe

Swedish construction firm Skanska has a contract worth approximately NOK3bn ($339m) from the Norwegian Public Roads Administration for the construction of a highway in Norway.

YIT signs agreement on implementation phase of psychiatric hospital in Finland

1 Dec 2020 | Europe

Finnish contractor YIT, as part of an alliance, has signed an agreement with the Lapland Hospital District Joint Municipal Authority in Finland on the implementation phase of the psychiatric hospital which has been included in the expansion project of Lapland Central Hospital.

Morgan Sindall to build Marina Centre in Great Yarmouth, UK

1 Dec 2020 | Europe

The Great Yarmouth Borough Council in the UK has appointed Morgan Sindall Construction as the main contractor for the construction of new Marina Centre.

Live Nation chosen to deliver £150m indoor arena in Cardiff Bay, UK

30 Nov 2020 | Europe

US-based live entertainment company Live Nation has been selected by Cardiff Council as a preferred bidder to deliver a new £150m indoor arena in Cardiff Bay, UK.

TfL and Barratt London secures planning consent for 454 new homes in UK

30 Nov 2020 | Europe

Transport for London (TfL) and Barratt London joint venture has secured planning consent from the Brent Council to deliver 454 new homes in Wembley, UK.

Dogger Bank wind farm owners reach financial close for first two phases

27 Nov 2020 | Europe

SSE Renewables and Equinor, the owners of the Dogger Bank wind farm, has reached financial close on the first two phases of the project.

Construction begins on new office development in Leeds, UK

27 Nov 2020 | Europe

UK-based real estate developer Opus North and Fiera Real Estate have commenced construction of a premier Grade A office building at 12 King StreetLeeds development in the UK.

HS2 and WMCA to provide enabling works for Metro Eastside extension in UK

27 Nov 2020 | Europe

HS2, the UK's High Speed 2 project developer, has agreed to work together with the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) to provide enabling works for Metro Eastside extension.

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