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The accounting watchdog is expected to announce an investigation into potential misconduct by two former finance directors at Carillion, the failed government contractor.

Citing a “near-death experience” four years ago for the UK’s largest contractor as it faced serial profit warnings and likely sale or collapse, Balfour Beatty plc CEO Leo Quinn says the firm now is on “foundations for the next 100 years.”

Rijkswaterstaat (part of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment and responsible for the design, construction, management and maintenance of the main infrastructure facilities in the Netherlands) has awarded the Afsluitdijk project to the Levvel consortium.

AlloyMtd Group has announced the appointment of Mace to deliver the redevelopment of One Crown Place.

Linkcity Ile-de-France, the property development arm of Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France, a subsidiary of Bouygues Construction, has completed the sale of three buildings in the new Chapelle International neighbourhood, located in the 18th district of Paris, to funds advised by Blackstone, to the City of Paris Property Authority (RIVP) and to ICF Habitat.

Skanska’s mechanical and electrical engineering services business has won the prestigious Construction NewsSpecialist Award 2018 for Health, Safety and Wellbeing Excellence.

The Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre (ASCC) has now opened its doors to the world following its spectacular inauguration on 5 February in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah, the Emir of Kuwait, and representatives of the Amiri Diwan.

Mitie's security business and Signature, Mitie's bespoke front-of-house business, have been awarded two new contracts which combined are worth £7 million. 

Global manufacturers and suppliers of metal working tools and steel fabrication equipment are targeting substantial growth in the Gulf’s metal working industry, fuelled by the large number of civil, commercial and industrial projects commissioned across the region.

Build4Asia 2018, Asia’s Largest Building, Electrical Engineering and Security Tradeshow will be held from 9-11 May 2018 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). Build4Asia 2018 is pleased to announce that Online Pre-registration is now open for visitors.

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, announces that it has been selected by the University of Reading to deliver its new £33 million Health and Life Sciences building. The contract has been awarded through the University’s £250 million building framework.

Skanska, one of the world’s leading construction and development firms, announced it has signed a $77.9 million general contractor/construction manager (GC/CM) contract with the Central Kitsap School District to build a new high school and middle school facility in Silverdale, Wash.

Kier has been named preferred bidder by the Real Ideals Organisation (RIO) to build a centre for immersive technologies, featuring a 360 degree cinema, the first of its kind in Europe.

Concluding a tendering process, E.ON Sweden AB, a subsidiary of one of the world's largest energy corporations has signed a contract with Castellum to construct E.ON’s new Nordic Headquarters for approx. 1,500 employees in the Nyhamnen district of Malmö close to the central station.

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The GEZE Cockpit BACnet building automation system was officially launched at this year's BAU trade fair, and is now commercially available.

The GOOD DESIGN® Awards, the oldest and most prestigious global awards program for design excellence and design innovation, have announced winning designs from CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI) brands Case IH and CASE Construction Equipment for 2017.

Galliford Try Partnerships has been appointed by Genesis Housing Association and football club Queens Park Rangers (QPR) to deliver the first phase of construction works at Oaklands.

VINCI Energies has won a design-build contract for new power transmission infrastructure in Scotland via its Omexom brand and in a joint venture with the British Morgan Sindall firm.

Woodfibre LNG Limited and KBR, Inc announced that KBR, Inc. has been selected to carryout Pre-Notice to Proceed (Pre-NTP) services for the Woodfibre liquefied natural gas (LNG) Project. The Woodfibre LNG Project is located in the District of Squamish near Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and is licensed to export approximately 2.1 mtpa of LNG for 40 years.

General Dynamics NASSCO has started construction on a Kanaloa-class containership for Matson Navigation Company, Inc., as part of a two-ship contract.

Réné Apprin & Cie SAS has invested in two large Hitachi excavators for its quarry near Saint Jean de Maurienne in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of France. Local dealer Teramat supplied a new ZX470LCH-5 in 2015 and the latest ZX490LCH-6 model with a three-year/5,000-hour extended warranty a year later to Carriére du Rocheray, which dates back to 1880.

Tata Motors Limited, a leading Global Automobile Manufacturer showcased the new safety technology – Electronic Stability Control (ESCsmart™) for the range of PRIMA and SIGNA trucks at an event in Chennai today.

As a pivotal hub along the “Belt and Road”, Indonesia has witnessed considerable progress generated by China’s “B&R” initiative.