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  • Laing O’Rourke signs contract for Australian shipyard
    The chairman of Laing O’Rourke Australia has signed the contract for a new submarine construction yard in Osborne, South Australia.The chairman of Laing O’Rourke Australia has signed the contract for…
  • British Columbia makes decision on $225m bridge replacement
    A single structure is to replace the RW Bruhn Bridge in British Columbia, Canada, instead of an option that involved two crossings.A single structure is to replace the RW Bruhn Bridge in British Colum…
  • NCC to build Norway’s first BREEAM-certified swimming centre
    NCE has won a contract worth SEK330m (£28m) to build a swimming centre in Norway.NCE has won a contract worth SEK330m (£28m) to build a swimming centre in Norway.Read Full Article: The Construction In…
  • Skanska picked for Norwegian apartment complex
    Skanska Norway has won the construction contract for a complex of 176 apartments in Lillestrøm.Skanska Norway has won the construction contract for a complex of 176 apartments in Lillestrøm.Read Full…
  • Moscow launches ‘living lab’ for smart technologies
    Moscow is testing almost 30 new ‘smart’ technologies under a pilot scheme in a district that is already home to some 8,000 people.Moscow is testing almost 30 new ‘smart’ technologies under a pilot sch…
  • Fluor JV lands $2.1bn Chicago rail scheme
    A joint venture of Fluor and Walsh Construction has been named as preferred bidder for a US$2.1bn (£1.6bn) rail upgrade project in Chicago, USA.A joint venture of Fluor and Walsh Construction has been…
  • Eurovia completes purchase of Salini’s US paving business
    Salini Impregilo’s US subsidiary has completed the US$555m (£425m) sale of its Plants & Paving Division to Vinci’s Eurovia.Salini Impregilo’s US subsidiary has completed the US$555m (£425m) sale of it…
  • Melbourne rail project draws international interest
    The ‘world’s best’ are lining up to deliver the AU$5bn (£2.9bn) Melbourne Airport Rail Link in Australia, according to the project’s client.The ‘world’s best’ are lining up to deliver the AU$5bn (£2.9…
  • Designs unveiled for Cairo’s new commercial hub
    The designs have been unveiled for a 23km2 commercial zone in Cairo’s New Administrative Capital, which is being built 45km east of the city’s downtown.The designs have been unveiled for a 23km2 comme…
  • USA awards US$1.5bn for transport projects
    The USA’s Department of Transportation (DoT) has announced that 91 projects are to receive a share of US$1.5bn (£1.15bn) in grants.The USA’s Department of Transportation (DoT) has announced that 91 pr…