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  • Ferrovial JV to build Gran Canaria highway
    A consortium of Ferrovial, Acciona, and Lopesan has been awarded the €153m (£131m) construction contract for a stretch of highway on the Spanish island of Gran Canaria.A consortium of Ferrovial, Accio…
  • Skanska signs contract for ‘zero energy' hotel
    Skanska has signed a SEK470m (£38m) contract to build what is claimed to be Scandinavia’s first ‘zero energy’ hotel.Skanska has signed a SEK470m (£38m) contract to build what is claimed to be Scandina…
  • Vestas among winners in Australia wind research drive
    The Australian government has awarded AU$9.4m (£4.8m) in funding for 11 projects designed to enhance short-term forecasting for wind and solar farms.The Australian government has awarded AU$9.4m (£4.8…
  • Sacyr picked for Tenerife airport upgrade
    Sacyr Engineering & Infrastructure has won the construction contract for a building that will link the two terminals at Tenerife Sur airport.Sacyr Engineering & Infrastructure has won the construction…
  • UK team helps provide homes for community in India
    A partnership between consultancy Pick Everard and De Montfort University (DMU) is helping in the creation of dozens of new homes in one of the poorest parts of India.A partnership between consultancy…
  • Heijmans extends scope of Dutch motorway scheme
    Heijmans has won a further €45m of work on the widening of the Apeldoorn – Azelo A1 motorway in the Netherlands.Heijmans has won a further €45m of work on the widening of the Apeldoorn – Azelo A1 moto…
  • Shenzhen sets out plan for 735 major schemes
    The Chinese city of Shenzhen is push forward with 735 major projects this year, including 31 with a combined value of CNY74.9bn (£8.5bn) that were launched this week.The Chinese city of Shenzhen is pu…
  • Boscalis wins Australian dredging contract
    Royal Boskalis Westminster has won the contract widen to the Port Adelaide Outer Harbor shipping channel in Australia.Royal Boskalis Westminster has won the contract widen to the Port Adelaide Outer H…
  • Fluor JV breaks ground on $4.9bn LA people mover
    A Fluor-led joint venture has broken ground on its project to build a new automated people mover at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in the USA.A Fluor-led joint venture has broken ground on it…
  • Alberta funds expansion of its busiest highway
    The government of Alberta, Canada, has announced a CA$478m (£272m) project to expand the capacity of its busiest road.The government of Alberta, Canada, has announced a CA$478m (£272m) project to expa…