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Billion-Euro Order: Siemens To Build Rhine-Ruhr Express

SOURCE: Siemens | 26 March 2015

Siemens was officially awarded today a record-breaking order from the Rhine-Ruhr Metropolitan Region. The municipalities involved in the new Rhine-Ruhr Express (RRX) rail transport concept commissioned Siemens to supply 82 Desiro HC electric multiple units and to provide maintenance services for a period of 32 years.

BASF Expands Production Capacity And Color Range For Paliocrom® Products

SOURCE: BASF | 26 March 2015

BASF will expand its capacity for the production of Paliocrom® effect pigments by more than 20 percent by 2017 in Ludwigshafen, Germany. The investment will enable the company to accommodate for the growing demand of its aluminum-based effect pigments in the automotive coatings sector.

VINCI Wins A Contract In Wales To Develop A New Section Of Motorway To The South Of The City Of Newport

SOURCE: VINCI | 25 March 2015

The Welsh Government has awarded Costain/VINCI Joint Venture (50% Costain and 50% VINCI, represented by Taylor Woodrow and VINCI Construction Grands Projets), the first stage of an ECI (Early Contractor Involvement) contract for the M4 Corridor to the south of the city of Newport.

MHIEC Receives Order To Refurbish Core Component Of Municipal Solid Waste Incineration Facility In Mihara City, Hiroshima Prefecture

SOURCE: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries | 24 March 2015

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Co., Ltd. (MHIEC), a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has received an order from Mihara City, Hiroshima Prefecture, to refurbish the core equipment of its municipal solid waste (MSW) incineration plant

Jacobs Awarded Contract For Network Rail Link To London Heathrow

SOURCE: Jacobs | 24 March 2015

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today that it was awarded a contract by Network Rail to support its proposed new rail link from the west of England to London Heathrow airport, United Kingdom.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Mechatronics Systems Receives Order For "Two-phase Activated Sludge System," Advanced Wastewater Treatment Technology, For Mitsubishi Chemical

SOURCE: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries | 23 March 2015

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Mechatronics Systems, Ltd. (MHI-MS), a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has received an order for wastewater treatment facilities employing its proprietary "two-phase activated sludge system," an advanced wastewater treatment technology, for installation at Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation's Yokkaichi Plant in Mie Prefecture.

ÅF AB: Two New Contracts From The Swedish Transport Administration

SOURCE: ÅF | 23 March 2015

ÅF have won two new contracts from the Swedish Transport Administration. The contracts relate to project planning for the E14 motorway between Sundsvall and Stöde, and project planning of a triangular junction in Maland and improvements to the Tunadal railway line, for a combined value of SEK 37 million.

New Pumping Stations Highlight eight2O Innovation

SOURCE: Costain | 16 March 2015

Costain, as part of Thames Water’s flagship AMP6 alliance, eight2O, is helping simplify the task of providing pumping facilities by developing a series of modular pumping stations.

Balfour Beatty Appointed As Civil Contractor To £300 Million Thames Estuary Asset Management Programme

SOURCE: Balfour Beatty | 09 March 2015

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, today announces it has been appointed as the civil contractor for an integrated team that will deliver the ten-year Thames Estuary Asset Management Programme for CH2M Hill, on behalf of the Environment Agency, and anticipated to be worth up to £250 million to Balfour Beatty.

ThyssenKrupp Helps To Move Inner Mongolia's Growth; Will Provide Mobility Solutions For Hohhot's 500,000 sq. m. Jinyu New World Complex

SOURCE: ThyssenKrupp | 05 March 2015

Hohhot has followed China's national trend of rural to urban settlement shifts, witnessing a massive population growth to its present 3 million inhabitants. Rapid building construction took ThyssenKrupp Elevator to expand its local business.