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General contractor named for $1bn US Lego factory build
A joint venture between Gray and Virginia-based Hourigan has been named as general contractor on the construction of a US$1 billion Lego factory in Chesterfield County near Richmond, Virginia, USA.
European auto battery maker secures €4.4 billion to build new factories
European battery manufacturer ACC has secured €4.4 billion (US$4.7 billion) to build four new production lines across three ‘gigafactories’ on the continent.
Skanska to prep hyperscale data centre construction in Norway
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Could the drive to decarbonise military forces present an opportunity for construction companies?
As some of the world’s biggest militaries start to look at ways to cut their carbon emissions, could there be opportunities for construction companies?
The 6 project types China is expected to target under BRI
China is expected to focus on six types of projects as it grows engagement under its Belt & Road Initiative (BRI) this year.
Industry resources are scarce, embracing circularity will help
Industrial businesses globally are reporting en masse that resource scarcity has been an issue to operations.
Amazon Web Services to invest $10bn in two Mississippi data centres
Amazon Web Services (AWS) has revealed plans to invest $10 billion in the construction of two data centre complexes in Mississippi, USA.
Turner to build US$800m data centre for Meta in Indiana
US contractor Turner has won a deal to build an $800 million for Meta in Jeffersonville, Indiana, USA.
Google invests US$1 billion to build new UK data centre
Google has announced a US$1 billion investment in a new UK data centre in Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire.
India PM recognises 3 new port infrastructure projects
PM Modi was in Kerala, India, to dedicate the opening of three new port infrastructure projects.
Clayco to build $5bn Rivian EV manufacturing plant
US-based construction company Clayco is to build a $5 billion electric vehicle (EV) manufacturing plant for automaker Rivian.
Eiffage aims to stay ahead in energy transition race with acquisition of Dutch firm
French construction giant Eiffage has bought a Dutch company specialising in security installations, IT networks and industrial automation.
Yanmar’s Himoinsa opens battery, lighting tower production center
The 5000-sq.-m. facility is Himoinsa’s fourth in Europe and ninth worldwide
Demand for weight-loss drugs spurs Novo Nordisk to invest €2.1bn in French production site
Danish drug company Novo Nordisk is to invest 16 billion Danish kroner (€2.1 billion) to expand its production facilities in Chartres, France amid high demand for its weight-loss drugs Ozempic and Wegovy.
Jacobs wins €2.3 billion decarbonisation project in Germany
Engineering services giant to lead construction management work at Thyssenkrupp Steel
Leighton Asia to deliver first phase of $1bn data centre in Philippines
Contractor Leighton Asia has won a deal to build the first phase of a multi-phase, $1 billion data centre development in Quezon City, Philippines.
NEOM’s new US$10 billion joint venture
US$500 billion project in Saudi Arabia announced a new joint venture 
Battery manufacturer Northvolt to build $5bn gigafactory in Canada
Swedish battery manufacturer Northvolt has revealed plans to build a US$5 billion (CAN$7 billion) lithium-ion battery gigafactory outside Montreal in the Canadian province of Quebec.
BrandSafway takes home SAIA Innovation Award
Company provided innovative motorized solution that improved access at BC Hydro’s Site C Clean Energy Project
Canadian-Korean JV to build large EV motors facility in Hungary
26,000m2 plant expected to offer range of solutions for European automakers
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