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Already 75 metres high, with its construction now exceeding 17 floors, the soon-to-be tallest skyscraper in Europe, the Varso Tower, currently being built in Warsaw, is set to be finished next year. Upon completion the structure will stand at 310... Read more

Research from Cornell University and McKinsey & Co., among others, suggests that a diverse workforce leads to increased creativity, motivation and morale, all qualities which are paramount when developing innovative engineering solutions... Read more

The power of human relationships that create interpersonal bonds, whether in a family, friends or business setting, is more important than ever in an increasingly unstable and unpredictable world. Here, Melissa Albeck, CEO of online materials... Read more

SOCAR Turkey Energy has announced it will break ground on the construction of a new petrochemical industrial complex in Turkey in the first half of 2020. The estimated investment stands at €1.6-billion and will take the form of a joint venture... Read more

The proposed FinEst Bay subsea tunnel project, which will link Helsinki, Finland, and Tallinn, Estonia, via an underwater train link beneath the Gulf of Finland has hit its first obstacle... Read more

A major supplier of diesel and electric monorail solutions for mining and battery electric mobile equipment, SMT Scharf AG says it is currently reviewing the possibility of acquiring significant assets from subsidiaries of the Swiss-based... Read more

In the past, a coal-fired power plant was once in operation in the Belgian town of Flémalle. The coal residues are landfilled on a fly ash stockpile. Now, the stockpile is to be entirely emptied and the terrain transformed into a nature park... Read more

In June 2019, the education outreach team from Gloucestershire-based global engineering technologies company, Renishaw, attended the Cheltenham Science Festival for the first time. Renishaw was among other science, technology, engineering and... Read more

Italian 3D printer manufacturer ROBOZE has created a fully 3D printed skateboard. Made to demonstrate one aspect of the applications of ROBOZE’s materials which “Print Strong Like Metal,” the board was developed in partnership with Impact Surf Shop. Read more

The German government has approved a spending plan where €86-billion will be invested in the upgrade of the country's Deutsche Bahn rail network... Read more

Finnish construction firm YIT is to engage in two dam projects in Norway. The first will see the company build a new dam on Lake Mjåvatn to replace the present one, built in the 1940s. The second will involve the repair of the Kuli Dam that was... Read more

The governments of Croatia and Bosnia & Herzegovina have signed a contract to provide almost €23.5-million for the construction of a second cross-border bridge on the River Sava... Read more

3D printer manufacturer Formlabs is to open its first development centre outside the US in Hungary. The Boston-based company will invest 2-billion forints (€6.14-million) in the facility. Read more

Finnish experts in the elevator and escalator industry, KONE Corporation, has secured an order to modernise 60 escalators and 14 elevators at the Atocha train station in the Spanish capital. The order also includes maintenance for 25 years... Read more

Latvia's Ministry of Transport has awarded Sia Rere Būve and Besix the design and construct contract for the Rail Baltica Central Station project in the capital, Riga... Read more

Eiffage SA, one of Europe’s largest civil engineering companies, has become the general construction contractor for Anaklia deep sea port, on the Georgian Black Sea... Read more

Sika is expanding its production capacities in Southeast Europe by bringing a further mortar facility as well as a warehouse for raw materials and end-products on stream at its Simanovci site in Serbia. The plant, which is located near Belgrade... Read more

The agency responsible for the the UK's road network, Highways England (HE) has started the procurement process for a new tunnel building project that will be constructed beneath  the iconic Stonehenge world heritage site in Wiltshire, England... Read more

A memorandum of understanding has been signed by FinEst Bay Area Development and a consortium of three Chinese companies as part of the plan to construct an undersea train tunnel from Helsinki, Finland to Tallinn, Estonia... Read more

Holcim Romania has announced that it is set to acquire Somaco, a Romanian prefabricated concrete producer. Holcim Romania is part of Switzerland's LafargeHolcim Group, a major supplier of ready-mixed concrete and cement... Read more

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