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Foster Wheeler Selected As A Preferred Engineering Partner By Plaxica

SOURCE: Foster Wheeler | 17 September 2014

Foster Wheeler AG (Nasdaq:FWLT) announced today that a UK subsidiary of its Global Engineering and Construction Group has been selected as a preferred engineering partner by Plaxica Limited. Foster Wheeler has signed a technical services agreement with Plaxica under which Foster Wheeler will provide engineering services for the global implementation of Plaxica’s low-cost lactic acid technology

Alstom And RZD International To Modernize Serbia’s Railway Infrastructure

SOURCE: Alstom | 17 September 2014

A consortium led by Alstom1 and RZD International, including their local partner, Institute Mikhajlo Pupin, have signed a contract to supply the signalling system on part of the Belgrade–Panchevo line in Serbia. The signature comes just two months after both companies signed an MoU to conduct railway projects on the international market.

Joint Venture Begins Major Southern Water Project

SOURCE: Costain | 16 September 2014

4Delivery, the Costain-led JV with MWH and Veolia Water, is about to begin work on a new £63.5 million wastewater treatment works for Southern Water at Woolston in Southampton.

Costain Awarded Further Highways Agency Motorway Upgrade Contracts

SOURCE: Costain | 11 September 2014

Costain, the engineering solutions provider, is pleased to confirm the award of two new Smart Motorway Scheme contracts under the Highways Agency’s Major Projects Framework, on which Costain is a long term partner. The two schemes on the M1 are together worth a total of approximately £125 million to Costain.

Balfour Beatty Signs US $116 Million Contract To Construct New Educational Facility In Denton, Texas

SOURCE: Balfour Beatty | 10 September 2014

Balfour Beatty plc today announces that its US construction services business has signed a US $116 million (£70 million) programme to build a new comprehensive high school in Denton, Texas.

Balfour Beatty Awarded £70 Million Contract For Crossrail's New Woolwich Station

SOURCE: Balfour Beatty | 09 September 2014

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, today announces the award of a £70 million contract to complete and fit-out the new Crossrail station at Woolwich.

Alstom To Support The Metro Development Of Nanjing

SOURCE: Alstom | 09 September 2014

Alstom and its local joint venture, Shanghai Alstom Transport Electrical Equipment Co. Ltd. (SATEE), have been awarded a €21 million1 contract by Nanjing Metro Group to provide traction systems and associated services to Line 12 of the Nanjing Metro in China. The Line 12 is expected to enter commercial operations by the end of 2015.

Balfour Beatty Awarded £42 Million De Montfort University Contract

SOURCE: Balfour Beatty | 08 September 2014

Balfour Beatty’s UK and Ireland construction business today announces the award of a £42 million contract to redevelop the Faculty of Art, Design and Humanities at De Montfort University in Leicester.

KBR To Expand Ferguson Enterprises’ Footprint In Northeast Region

SOURCE: KBR | 03 September 2014

KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR) announced today that KBR Building Group, a subsidiary within KBR's Services Group, has been awarded a contract by Ferguson Enterprises, the nation’s largest wholesale plumbing distributor, to construct a 460,000-square-foot distribution center in Coxsackie, New York.

ÅF Wins New Contract In Stockholm Bypass

SOURCE: AF | 25 August 2014

In a public procurement, ÅF has won the contract to lead the construction management organisation for the rock tunnels in the northern parts of the E4 Stockholm Bypass called Johannelund, Lunda and Akalla.