In The Spotlight
Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, announces its 50:50 Far East joint venture, Gammon construction, has been awarded a SD$253m (c.£139m) data centre contract in Singapore for Global Switch, a leading owner, operator and developer of large-scale, carrier and cloud neutral, multi-tenanted data centres across Europe and Asia-Pacific.
Scott J. Hoppa, Senior Vice President of McShane Construction Company’s Southeast Region, is pleased to announce the award of the new 134-unit Apex 1100 luxury multi-family residence for well-respected client, GSP Development.
Skanska and OM-SE has signed an agreement to increase their existing contract to build a mixed use development Fifth + Broadway in Nashville, USA.
Turner Construction Company is pleased to announce that the State of California Department of General Services recently selected a design-build partnership of Turner and AC Martin to deliver a 20-story office tower in Sacramento—a new home for more than 3,500 employees across a number of state agencies.
Construction group BAM will begin work this week on the second building at Paradise, Birmingham, Two Chamberlain Square.
Volvo Construction Equipment’s fully-electric compact excavator has won an Intermat Innovation Award for its revolutionary design. The EX2 prototype delivers zero emissions, 10 times higher efficiency, 10 times lower noise levels and reduced total cost of ownership.
Gilbane Building Company is pleased to announce construction has commenced on the new pharmaceutical manufacturing site expansion for Fresenius Kabi in Melrose Park, Illinois.
Kellermeyer Bergensons Services, LLC (KBS), the largest provider of technology-enabled, integrated interior and exterior property services to multi-site and multi-region customers in North America, announced it completed the acquisition of Empire Services (Empire), an independently-owned commercial facility maintenance company headquartered in New Orleans. The transaction closed on December 29, 2017.
Saipem has been awarded a new contract in Onshore E&C. Activities involve engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning for the “Hawiyah Gas Plant (HGP) Expansion Project” located in the south-east of the Arabian Peninsula, which is part of the development plans to meet the country’s energy needs.
Steel and Site are a local and independent business based in the West Midlands. They have been providing steelwork design, fabrication and installation across the country for over 25 years.