Wates Residential to start work on flood defences project in UK

17 Apr 2019 | Europe

UK-based construction firm Wates Residential has been contracted by the Southern Housing Group to start work on flood defences along the river wall between the River Adur and Shoreham beach in the UK.

Graham secures £25m contract from Highways England

17 Apr 2019 | Europe

UK-based Graham has secured a new £25m contract from Highways England to deliver maintenance and improvements in the East of England as part of its Collaborative Delivery Framework (CDF).

Higgins appointed to build A2Dominion’s £40m project in London

16 Apr 2019 | Europe

Higgins Construction has been appointed as contractor by residential property group A2Dominion for its £40m housing project on Bath Road in Hounslow, London.

PORR bags motorway construction contract in Romania

16 Apr 2019 | Europe

Austrian building contractor PORR has been awarded a contract to design and build lot 1 of the motorway from Sibiu to Pitesti in Romania.

Willmott Dixon delivers University of Warwick’s new sports facility

16 Apr 2019 | Europe

The University of Warwick Sports and Wellness Hub, constructed by Willmott Dixon, has been opened to staff, students and the community.

University of Liverpool set to unveil £1bn estate masterplan

15 Apr 2019 | Europe

The University of Liverpool set to unveil a £1bn masterplan strategy for its campuses in the city centre and at Leahurst in Cheshire.

Forterra to invest £95m to double Desford brick production

15 Apr 2019 | Europe

Brick producer Forterra has secured planning consent for a £95m investment project to double production capacity at its Desford plant in Leicestershire, UK.

Swedish to build electric road system using Electreon’s technology

15 Apr 2019 | Europe

The Swedish Transport Administration has chosen Israel-based Electreon Wireless’ wireless vehicle charging technology to build electric road system.

University of Bristol unveils plans for new campus

15 Apr 2019 | Europe

The University of Bristol has unveiled plans for three high-rise student accommodation blocks as part of its £300m Temple Quarter Campus.

SOM unveils concept for first permanent human lunar habitat

12 Apr 2019 | Europe

Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) and its partners the European Space Agency (ESA) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have unveiled the design of Moon Village, the first permanent human settlement on the lunar surface.

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