In The Spotlight
IBI Group is the Lead Architect for the multi-million-pound National Satellite Test Facility (NSTF) at the Science and Technology Facilities Council’s (STFC) RAL Space, located south of Oxford.
Kier Construction Scotland’s project manager, Andy McTavish, scooped a Gold Award at the prestigious Construction Manager of the Year Awards, held at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London on Wednesday 24 October with host, television presenter Hazel Irvine.
Don Fusco has been appointed Business Unit President for Skanska USA Civil, effective immediately.
Kier has been appointed by Oldham Council to oversee the building of a new £4m supported housing scheme which will be the first-of-its-kind in the borough.
Paul Smith, Balfour Beatty Project Director for The Madison, was recently featured in Construction Manager magazine discussing how modular construction, including offsite manufacturing techniques, are central to Balfour Beatty’s approach in delivering the 53-storey, 187 metre high residential tower near Canary Wharf, one of the tallest buildings under construction in the UK, for LBS Properties.
Laing O’Rourke was awarded ‘Best Main Contractor to Work For (over £250m)’ at last week’s Construction Enquirer Awards.
CIMIC Group company, Leighton Asia, has been selected by developer Bayaweaver Ltd. as its Alliance partner to construct the ‘Oh My God’ mixed use development project in Noida, India.
STRABAG, the European-based technology group for construction services, through its Danish subsidiary ZÜBLIN A/S, has signed another turnkey contract for the construction of a building ensemble in the Carlsberg neighbourhood of Copenhagen.
Leading construction and engineering company BAM Nuttall has been announced by Leeds City Council as one of two construction partners to deliver Leeds Public Transport Investment Programme (LPTIP), part of the long-term Connecting Leeds transport strategy to improve all aspects of the transport network in the city and connectivity with the wider Leeds City Region.