Siemens will support the city of Vienna in optimizing its main sewage plant in terms of energy. For this purpose, Siemens is supplying the control, measuring, analytical and power distribution systems, as well as the low-voltage and medium-voltage switchgear. Furthermore, the order includes the installation and commissioning of the individual systems.
BASF is expanding the compounding capacities for engineering plastics in Europe. Presumably from 2017 it will be possible to additionally produce up to 70,000 metric tons per year of Ultramid® (PA: polyamide) and Ultradur® (PBT: polybutylene terephthalate) at the Schwarzheide site, Germany.
Rio Tinto will expand output from one of the world’s premier bauxite deposits following approval of the $1.9 billion Amrun project.
Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, today announces it has been awarded a £104 million road scheme by Norfolk County Council to complete works on the Norwich Northern Distributor Road (NNDR).
Aker Solutions won a framework agreement to provide maintenance and modifications services at BP-operated oil and gas fields offshore Norway.
Wood Group has won a new contract worth approximately $90 million to deliver services to one of the world's leading blue-chip international oil companies (IOC) in Iraq. Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) will provide project management for an onshore facility under the three year contract, which is effective immediately.
Alstom signed an agreement to purchase a 51% share in the South African rail company CTLE (Commuter Transport & Locomotive Engineering), specialized in the modernisation of trains, from South African companies CTE  and IDC which will remain shareholders.
SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract by Qatargas for a Water Recycling Facility at its Laffan Refinery 2 plant in Ras Laffan Industrial City, Qatar. SNC-Lavalin is providing engineering, procurement, supply, construction and commissioning services for the Recycling Facility to handle treated industrial water from the Laffan Refineries 1 and 2
SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract by Qatargas for a Water Recycling Facility at its Laffan Refinery 2 plant in Ras Laffan Industrial City, Qatar. SNC-Lavalin is providing engineering, procurement, supply, construction and commissioning services for the Recycling Facility to handle treated industrial water from the Laffan Refineries 1 and 2.
qedi, Amec Foster Wheeler's completions and commissioning provider, announces today that it has been awarded a commissioning contract from Apache North Sea for the brownfield modifications on all their North Sea assets. This will include the provision of ad-hoc commissioning management services such as technical resources, commissioning expertise and qedi's GoTechnology® solutions.
BG Group (LSE: BG.L), a world leader in exploration and LNG, today announces that commercial operations began from the second train at its Queensland Curtis LNG (QCLNG) plant. QGC, BG Group's Australian subsidiary, has also assumed control of Train 2 from Bechtel Australia, which built the facility.
Alstom and its local joint venture (JV), Shanghai Alstom Transport Electrical Equipment Co. Ltd. (SATEE), have been awarded a contract worth about €27 million by Beijing Metro in China to provide traction systems to equip 160 metro cars for the phase 3 of Beijing metro line 6, expected to enter into commercial service by the end of 2018.
AVEVA today announced that TSK, Spain’s leading specialist in Renewable Energy projects, has selected the AVEVA Integrated Engineering & Design (IE&D) software solution. Initially requiring a 3D design tool, TSK were shown the full benefit of AVEVA’s complete IE&D approach.
KBR Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced today that the company has been awarded a contract by G2 LNG, LLC (G2 LNG).
Soletanche Freyssinet (the VINCI division specialised in civil engineering) has increased its holding in Grupo Rodio Kronsa to 100%.
Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that it is using state-of-the art radiation survey equipment to support the clean-up of approximately 1.2 million cubic metres of historic low-level radioactive waste from various sites in Southern Ontario, Canada.
Technip has been awarded a lump sum contract to supply its proprietary technology, detailed engineering and procurement services for a reformer for a hydrogen plant. The plant is located near the STAR Aegean Refinery to be built in Izmir, Aliaga, Turkey.
Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX)(TSX:ABX) ("Barrick" or the "company") today announced that a mechanical issue at the Pueblo Viejo mine in the Dominican Republic is expected to result in reduced production at the operation until mid-January 2016. Pueblo Viejo is a joint venture owned by Barrick (60 percent) and Goldcorp Inc. (40 percent).
Alstom is to supply seven Citadis trams to SYTRAL (Syndicat des Transports de l’Agglomération Lyonnaise) in addition to the fleet of trams already in circulation on the 61 kilometres of track that currently make up the network.
Maire Tecnimont S.p.A. announces that its subsidiary Tecnimont S.p.A., in joint venture with China HuanQiu Contracting & Engineering Corporation (HQC), has been awarded by PRPC Polymers Sdn Bhd (PRPC Polymers) a package of the Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (RAPID) complex relating to the realization of two Polypropylene Units on an EPCC Lump Sum Turn-Key basis.