National Federation of Builders urges UK to act on 2050 zero carbon target

U.S., Nov. 11 -- The report argues that election promises on zero carbon mean nothing unless bot the Government and construction industry commit to radical change. With construction directly influenci... Read More

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

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

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

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

WASP and Mario Cucinella Architects constructing 3D printed habitat

U.S., Oct. 28 -- TECLA, a joint venture between Italian 3D printing company WASP and Mario Cucinella Architects, has begun work on a prototype 3D printed home. The Bolgna-based project was born from ... Read More

Flexential to cut ribbon on Nashville data centre expansion

U.S., Oct. 25 -- Flexential, a leading provider of data centre colocation and hybrid IT solutions, has announced the opening of its Nashville data centre expansion. Adding almost 40,000 sq ft of addi... Read More

SOM designs vertical campus for Buenos Aires waterfront

U.S., Oct. 23 -- Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) has released renderings for Catalinas Rio, a waterfront office building to be the centre of activity in Buenos Aires' Catalinas Norte business distric... Read More