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Rostec, the Russian state and defence corporation, and VIS Group, one of Russia's biggest infrastructure holding companies, has been given approval by President Vladimir Putin to build a bridge across the River Lena in the Yakutia Republic in Siberia Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

Recent reports from the credit insurance company Atradius have shown signs of a slowdown in Dutch construction and manufacturing. The report on manufacturing revealed that, despite robust growth and high demand in 2018 and H1 of 2019, recent... Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

Finnish elevator manufacturer Kone has decided to withdraw from discussions with thyssenkrupp to acquire their Elevator Technology business... Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

A stark warning has been issued by a board member at Swiss elevator manufacturer Schindler. Alfred Schindler said in an interview with Reuters that any potential move to merge German industrial giant ThyssenKrupp's lift division with its... Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

Mark Reaney, Technical Director at welding specialists Westermans, offers his insights into productivity in welding in construction and how it connects with Industry 4.0. Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

Officials from the Klaipėda State Seaport Authority (KSSA) in Lithuania have presented major expansion plans for the Klaipėda seaport to the Ministry of Transport and Communications. The expansion is designed to ensure the seaport's economic... Read more

AUTOMOTIVE, MARITIME & TRANSPORT

South Korean construction giant GS Engineering & Construction (GS E&C) has acquired a "significant shareholding" in UK-based modular building and bathroom pod manufacturer Elements Europe... Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

Slovenia's state-owned motorway operator DARS is to sign a €120-million agreement with Turkey's Cengiz for the construction of a second 3.5 km (2.2 mile) pipe of the Karavanke motorway tunnel across the Alps between Slovenia and the border with... Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

A new electricity cable tunnel in south London is under construction with the aim of renewing and improving power infrastructure to ensure the continuation of a safe and secure supply to the UK capital... Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

The advent of 3D printing is arguably one of the most disruptive innovations to have emerged over past two decades. Evolving from an optimistic attempt made by Professor Behrokh Khoshnevis, University of South Carolina, to create a 3D printed wall... Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING