Vinci completes civil work on fusion factory for the ITER organisation

U.S., Nov. 8 -- A Vinci-led team has completed civil engineering works on the high-spec building set to house the world's largest fusion system, a 'Tokamak' capable of replicating the sun's energy. I... Read More

Skanska wins $778mn Washington light rail contract

U.S., Nov. 7 -- Skanska has signed a contract with Sound Transit to build the Lynnwood Link Extension L300 Main Package in the State of Washington, USA. The project is located in the cities of Shorel... Read More

The November issue of Manufacturing Global is live!

U.S., Nov. 7 -- The November issue of Manufacturing Global is here! In our cover story this month Stora Enso's Head of Smart Operations Marko Yli-Pietila reveals how the innovative Scandinavian packa... Read More

BAM and Heijmans planning asphalt plants joint venture

U.S., Nov. 6 -- Construction firms BAM and Heijmans will be applying for a permit from the Netherlands Authority for Consumers & Markets (ACM) for the creation of a joint asphalt company. The objecti... Read More

Epicor survey finds UK manufacturing maintaining growth despite Brexit

U.S., Nov. 6 -- Epicor's latest Global Growth Indexsurvey has revealed the UK's manufacturing sector has sustained growth, despite continued political and economic uncertainty. Manufacturing business... Read More

Skanska to build UNC Hospitals Surgical Tower in North Carolina

U.S., Nov. 4 -- Skanska USA has announced it will construct the $257mn Surgical Tower located in the centre of the UNC Hospitals healthcare campus in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The 335,000-square-f... Read More

Chinese firms target $825mn mining infrastructure in Solomon Islands

U.S., Oct. 31 -- Chinese companies will build and control power and port facilities, roads, rail and bridges on Guadalcanal, in the Solomon Islands, as part of an $825mn deal, reports Reuters. Accord... Read More

KLM is recycling plastic bottles to make 3D printed tools

U.S., Oct. 30 -- KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is the first airline in the world to recycle PET bottles to make tools for repairing and maintaining its aircraft. Empty bottles are collected at the end of ... Read More

Vinci opens $1.45bn Regina bypass in Saskatchewan, Canada

U.S., Oct. 29 -- The Vinci-built bypass around Regina, capital of the Province of Saskatchewan in Canada, has been opened following a four-year construction phase. The bypass comprises 61km of road, ... Read More

TUV SUD assures UK manufacturers of post Brexit CE certification

U.S., Oct. 29 -- UK manufacturers requiring CE marking certification following Brexit will be supported by TUV SUD's accreditation from Danish authority DANAK. The DANAK accreditation covers four Eur... Read More