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  • Volvo extends Chinese collaboration
    Volvo Construction Equipment and SDLG are to consolidate their production and branding of larger excavators made for the Chinese market.Volvo Construction Equipment and SDLG are to consolidate their p…
  • Plans announced for new terminal at Dallas Airport
    A sixth terminal is to be built at the USA’s Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport as part of a package of upgrades worth up to US$3.5bn (£2.8bn).A sixth terminal is to be built at the USA’s D…
  • Team completes first Antarctic construction season
    The onset of the Antarctic winter marks the end of the first construction season for the team building a wharf for the polar research ship RRS Sir David Attenborough.The onset of the Antarctic winter…
  • Philippines secures $2.75bn loan for new railway
    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide financing of up to US$$2.75bn (£2.2bn) for construction of a 53km railway in the Philippines.The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provi…
  • South Africa issues update on road widening programme
    The South African National Roads Agency (Sanral) has said that major upgrades to the N2 and N3 highways are being split into several design and construction packages.The South African National Roads A…
  • Boring Company signs Las Vegas tunnel contract
    Elon Musk’s Boring Company has been awarded a contract to design and build an underground transport system in Las Vegas, USA.Elon Musk’s Boring Company has been awarded a contract to design and build…
  • EDF team wins mega Moroccan solar scheme
    A consortium of EDF, Masdar and Green of Africa has won the contract for Morocco’s landmark Noor Midelt I solar project.A consortium of EDF, Masdar and Green of Africa has won the contract for Morocco…
  • Contract awarded for 16 Indian towers
    Arabtec Construction has won a contract worth AED219m (£47m) for the construction of a development of 16 towers near Delhi in India.Arabtec Construction has won a contract worth AED219m (£47m) for the…
  • Jacobs picked for Irish factory project
    Jacobs has won a contract as construction manager for an Irish factory that will produce biologic drugs.Jacobs has won a contract as construction manager for an Irish factory that will produce biologi…
  • Virgin awards $505m Orlando rail contract
    Virgin Trains USA has awarded a US$505m (£400m) construction contract for the expansion of a rail route in Florida.Virgin Trains USA has awarded a US$505m (£400m) construction contract for the expansi…