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February 27, 2017

SMT Scharf steps up its South American Sales

With the founding of a sales company in Chile, SMT Scharf AG is moving even closer to South American customers in the non-coal mining segment. The company's registration and launch will complete in Ma...

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February 27, 2017

Alacer Gold achieves Key Milestone for the Çöpler Sulfide Expansion Project in Turkey

Alacer Gold achieves Key Milestone for the Çöpler Sulfide Expansion Project with the Arrival of both Autovlaves at Çöpler

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February 27, 2017

Anglo American to appoint Nolitha Fakude to the Board

Anglo American plc (“Anglo American”) announces that Nolitha Fakude will join the Board as a non-executive director with effect from the conclusion of Anglo American’s Annual General Meeting on 24 Apr...

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February 24, 2017

Joint Venture of Vinci Construction with Spie batignolles wins Contract on Line 15 South of the Grand Paris Express Transport…

A 8.2 kilometres tunnel between Fort d’Issy-Vanves-Clamart and Villejuif Louis Aragon, 2 tunnel boring machines operating simultaneously, 5 stations, 8 shafts Contract value: €926 million pre-tax...

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February 24, 2017

New Head of Performance Chemicals at BASF

Anup Kothari, currently Senior Vice President, Performance Chemicals North America, will become President of BASF’s Performance Chemicals division, effective April 1, 2017.

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Continental signs collaborative Agreement with Caterpillar

February 22, 2017

Continental signs collaborative Agreement with Caterpillar

  Continental and Caterpillar Inc. have signed an agreement to equip Cat Off-Highway-Trucks (model series 770 to 775) with Continental RDT-Master tires in sizes 18.00R33, 21.00R33 and 24.00R35. The a...

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February 21, 2017

Salini Impregilo is 2nd amongst the preferred Companies for Science & Technology Graduates in Italy

For the second year in a row, Salini Impregilo ranks as one of the most attractive company on the market among the “Best Employer of Choice”, reaching the 2nd position in the list of Italian preferred...

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February 21, 2017

Queensland Company Senex eyes east Coast Gas Market

Queensland company Senex Energy Limited’s $50 million investment into the Western Surat Gas Project is a major step forward in the company’s work to develop more gas production for the east coast gas ...

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February 20, 2017

SMT Scharf reports better Profitability in 2016

The consolidated revenue of SMT Scharf AG (WKN 575198, ISIN DE0005751986) amounted to EUR 42.0 million in the 2016 fiscal year on the basis of preliminary IFRS results (2015: EUR 50.3 million). Operat...

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February 20, 2017

Implenia wins new Infrastructure Job in Sweden

Implenia wins new infrastructure job in Sweden – Contract for a further section of E4 the Stockholm bypass project | Joint Venture with Veidekke worth around SEK 740 Mio. (around CHF 80 Mio.)

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February 14, 2017

Glencore purchases Stakes in Mutanda and Katanga

Glencore has purchased from subsidiaries of Fleurette Properties Limited the Fleurette group's remaining 31% stake in Mutanda Mining Sarl and an approximate 10.25% stake in Katanga Mining Limited.

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February 14, 2017

QRC: Native Title and Energy require urgent Overhaul

Ian Macfarlane, Chief Executive of the Queensland Resources Council today unveiled the latest quarterly QRC Resources CEO sentiment survey during his speech at the Capricorn Enterprise lunch in Rockha...

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February 14, 2017

IAMGOLD: Drilling Results from the 2016 Exploration Program on the Saramacca Project, Suriname

IAMGOLD Corporation provided an update from its initial exploration program at the Saramacca project located 25 kilometres southwest of its Rosebel Gold Mine , in Suriname. The company is reporting fi...

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GeoResources Journal 1-2017

February 12, 2017

GeoResources Journal 1-2017

GeoResources Journal for Resources, Mining, Tunnelling, Geotechnics and Equipment. We are pleased to present to you the current edition of the English Journal GeoResources. Here is the table of co...

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February 09, 2017

Cimic's Thiess delivers unique & innovative Mining Solution in Indonesia

Cimic Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has secured a new contract with client Cakrawala Langit Sejahtera (CLS) and a contract extension that continues building on Thiess’ partnership w...

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February 09, 2017

Rema Tip Top strives for strong Market Position in Brazil

Rema Tip Top, a globally operating system provider of services and products in the field of conveying and treatment technology as well as tyre repair, has acquired Norte Sul Serviços de Vulcanização (...

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February 09, 2017

Board Composition Proposal by Boliden’s Nomination Committee

Boliden’s Nomination Committee will propose to the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, to be held on 25 April 2017, that Pia Rudengren is elected as a new Member of the Board, and that current Boa...

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February 08, 2017

Superior announces new Crushing and Screening Dealer in Mexico

Superior Industries Inc., a U.S. based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, has announced Construmac as a new dealer of Superior crushing and screening eq...

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Fugro’s below-ground Picture supports above-ground Operations at Aviation Museum in United Kingdom

February 08, 2017

Fugro’s below-ground Picture supports above-ground Operations at Aviation Museum in United Kingdom

  Fugro, a global leader in geoscientific surveys and data supported asset integrity from pre-construction through service life. The survey scope included electricity cables (high and low voltage), g...

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February 07, 2017

Pakistan Government chooses Fugro for extensive Minerals Exploration in Punjab

Fugro has been awarded a multi-million Euro contract for the exploration of minerals in Pakistan.

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February 07, 2017

Sacyr announces Changes in Executive Committee

At the meeting of the Company's Board of Directors, a resolution was passed to increase the number of members of the Executive Committee to five, and independent directors, Juan María Aguirre Gonzalo ...

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February 03, 2017

Salini Impregilo completes Line 3 Tunnel Excavation for Riyadh Metro Project

The tunnel excavation work along Line 3 of Riyadh Metro, the longest line of the massive project commissioned by the ArRiyadh Development Authority (ADA) and realized by Salini Impregilo, has been com...

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February 03, 2017

Sandvik AB - Nomination Proposal for Board of Directors for the 2017 Annual General Meeting

The Nomination Committee of Sandvik AB proposes the election of Marika Fredriksson as new Board member and the re-election of the Board members Jennifer Allerton, Claes Boustedt, Johan Karlström, Joha...

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February 02, 2017

Balfour Beatty secures Construction Contract for London residential Tower ‘The Madison’

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, has been awarded a £150 million contract by LBS Properties to deliver the main construction works of The Madison Tower in Canary Wharf, London. ...

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February 02, 2017

Celebration of World Wetlands Day on 2 February

Wetlands act as natural safeguards against disasters. They protect communities most at risk and vulnerable to the devastating effects of floods, droughts and storm surges. The frequency of natura...

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February 01, 2017

Jobs boost Bowen Basin in Queensland

The announcement by BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) of hundreds of jobs at two of its Bowen Basin mines is a welcome relief to regional Queenslanders.

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January 31, 2017

Cimic's CPB Contractors awarded NorthLink Stage 3 in Australia

Cimic Group company, CPB Contractors, has been selected by Main Roads Western Australia to deliver the northern section of NorthLink WA between Ellenbrook and Muchea.

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January 31, 2017

LKAB Minerals MagnaDense selected for Mexican Gas Pipeline

Sur De Texas-Tuxpan natural gas pipeline is an 800 kilometre project which begins offshore in the Gulf of Mexico, at the border near Brownsville, Texas and ends in Tuxpan, Mexico. Shawcor Ltd. wi...

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January 30, 2017

New Head of BASF Global Business Unit Oilfield and Mining Solutions

Damien Caby joined BASF effective January 1, 2017 as the new head of the Global Business Unit Oilfield and Mining Solutions.

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January 30, 2017

GSE Environmental launches GSE RoaDrain to extend Pavement Service Life

GSE Environmental, the leading global manufacturer and marketer of geosynthetic products and solutions, announces the launch of GSE RoaDrain, a synthetic, subsurface drainage product that offers a cos...

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January 30, 2017

Gustavsson to leave Sandvik

President of business area Sandvik Machining Solutions, Jonas Gustavsson, to leave Sandvik

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January 27, 2017

Flatiron led Joint Venture Team signs Agreement with Caltrans for North Coast Corridor in USA

Flatiron Construction Corp. (FLATIRON), one of the largest infrastructure contractors in North America, announced that the joint venture team, led by Flatiron, executed the construction contract for t...

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Endomines Ore Reserve and Resource Estimate Update

January 27, 2017

Endomines Ore Reserve and Resource Estimate Update

Endomines is making a public announcement of its updated ore reserves and mineral resources estimates. The estimates have been prepared according to the 2012 Australasian Code for Reporting of Mineral...

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January 27, 2017

Preliminary Award of Zuidasdok Project in the Netherlands to Hochtief, Fluor and Heijmans

Contract for transportation project worth EUR 990 million in Amsterdam region

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January 25, 2017

QRC backs Gas Pilot Project

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) supports the state government’s release of land in the Surat Basin for gas exploration.QRC’s Chief Executive Ian Macfarlane said the pilot exploration project an...

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January 25, 2017

REMA TIP TOP acquires Iin Hihnatyö

REMA TIP TOP, a system supplier of services and products for conveyor and processing technology around the world, has acquired Iin Hihnatyö, headquartered in northern Finland. This strengthens REMA TI...

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January 24, 2017

New Drill Results significantly expand Kakula Copper Discovery at the Kamoa-Kakula Project

Step-out drilling extends length of Kakula Discovery by approximately 1.6 kilometres, or 40%, to at least 5.5 kilometres Kakula and Kamoa both remain open for significant expansion New resource ...

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January 23, 2017

In Case of Emergency - Dartford Crossing in UK

After having suffered a fire in July 2016, a second fire was reported in the Dartford Tunnel in September last year. The fire in a passenger car was detected by the incident detection system, the Fogt...

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Herrenknecht: Exemplary Pipeline Crossing in Poland in a single Step

January 22, 2017

Herrenknecht: Exemplary Pipeline Crossing in Poland in a single Step

  In the fall of 2016, drilling contractor PPI Chrobok S.A. installed two new gas pipelines in Poland. The alignment runs along existing gas lines and through geologically challenging terrain. With t...

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January 22, 2017

IEEFA U.S. Coal Outlook 2017: Short-Term Gains muted by Prevailing Weaknesses in Fundamentals

Production to decline by as much as 40 million tons; prices will not  benefit shareholders or stimulate new investment; anemic exports; few gains from regulatory relief; increasingly dim employment pr...

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January 19, 2017

Balfour Beatty Vinci appoints new Managing Director for HS2 Joint Venture

Balfour Beatty Vinci announces the appointment of Mark Cutler as Managing Director for its HS2 Joint Venture.

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January 19, 2017

Record-breaking Waste Project to be launched in Egypt

With the help of Cowi, Egyptian authorities are establishing the country’s largest-ever waste management project. Cowi was recently named as the best in the world at handling refuse on the prestigious...

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January 18, 2017

One Cowi in the United Kingdom

Former Cowi subsidiaries, Flint & Neill and Donaldson Associates have rebranded as Cowi in line with current strategy.

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January 18, 2017

Porr Takeover of Franki Grundbau finalised

Porr Deutschland GmbH’s purchase of the longstanding, specialist civil engineering company Franki Grundbau GmbH & Co. KG, headquartered in Seevetal, was finalised yesterday.

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Robbins Double Shield TBM digs the Andes

January 18, 2017

Robbins Double Shield TBM digs the Andes

  Rock Machine surmounts challenges on High-Cover Los Condores HEPP

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January 17, 2017

Alacer Gold announces 2016 Results and increased 2017 Production Guidance

Alacer Gold Corp. announces unaudited full-year 2016 production results and 2017 production and cost guidance.

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January 16, 2017

New York City’s newest Second Avenue Subway Line celebrates first Phase Completion

From tunnel to track, the Aecom-Arup joint venture engineered New York City’s newest subway line

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January 15, 2017

Bane Nor and the Railway Reform

Bane Nor was incorporated on 01/01/2017 and has a clear responsibility for the national railway infrastructure.

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January 13, 2017

AIMS 2017 Mining in Europe - Call for Papers

Mining in Europe07 – 08 June 2017PPS Lecture Hall Building, Aachen, GermanyIt would be a great pleasure to welcoming you as a speaker or participant.

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January 11, 2017

Boliden invests in the Tara Mine in Ireland

Successful exploration at the Tara zinc mine in Ireland has identified a new mineralisation with an inferred mineral resource of 10 Mtonnes. Boliden has decided to expand the mine’s tailings dam and l...

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January 10, 2017

Wacker Neuson SE’s Executive Board changes

Wacker Neuson SE’s Executive Board changes: Alexander Greschner to take over the role of CSO from Jan Willem Jongert  

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January 10, 2017

Queensland Coal and LNG Exports break new Records

The resources sector continues to underpin the Queensland economy with record coal and LNG exports over the year to December 2016 despite efforts by foreign-funded activists to delay vital natural res...

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January 09, 2017

Restart of SSAB Special Steels in Oxelösund pushed back until the Beginning of February

During the planned maintenance outage at SSAB Special Steels in Oxelösund in the beginning of December, ABB replaced the control system for the power supply of the rolling mill. During the planned res...

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January 06, 2017

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology showcases next Generation Equipment and Services at Conexpo-Con/Agg

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology will showcase a number of innovative solutions at Conexpo-Con/Agg, which takes place in Las Vegas, USA, 7-11 March 2017. The focus is, as always, on helping customer...

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January 06, 2017

Marti announces Breakthrough north of the Arctic Circle

The 5,8 kilometers long Nordnes tunnel in the province of Tromsö in northern Norway was successfully broken through on the 7th December 2016

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January 05, 2017

DMT contracted for 3D seismic Survey in Landau

  The technology service provider DMT has been awarded a contract for a high-resolution 3D vibro-seismic survey to determine the geological structure of the subsoil in the Upper Rhine Plain. The seis...

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January 05, 2017

Contract awarded for Whirokino Trestle and Manawatu River Bridge Replacement in New Zealand

The NZ Transport Agency has awarded the contract to replace the Whirokino Trestle and Manawatu River Bridge to the Fletcher Construction Company Ltd.

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January 05, 2017

Bartec Group renegotiates overall Financing successfully

Overall Financing Successfully Renegotiated: Overwhelming Support from Lenders and Shareholder for the Future of the Bartec Group

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January 05, 2017

Costain wins Place on TfL’s new Major Projects Framework

Costain, the engineering solutions provider, has secured a place on Transport for London’s Surface Transport Major Projects Framework (the ‘Framework’), which covers the delivery, upgrade and maintena...

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January 05, 2017

Turquoise Hill Board Changes

Turquoise Hill Resources today announced the appointment of Maryse Saint-Laurent, ICD.D, to the Company’s Board as an independent director effective January 4, 2017.

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January 04, 2017

Increased Gold Grade boosted Endomines Gold Production in Q4 2016

Endomines reports production results for the fourth quarter of 2016. Total gold production amounted to 109.8 kg, which again was an improvement from the previous period and according to plan.

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January 03, 2017

New Partnership between Glencore and Qatar Investment Authority

New strategic Partnership between Glencore and Qatar Investment Authority relating to Rosneft

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January 03, 2017

New CEO of the Datwyler Group

As was announced in spring 2016, Dirk Lambrecht took over management of the Datwyler Group as CEO on 1 January 2017. Paul Hälg, who held the position from 2004, stepped down at the end of 2016 and wil...

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January 02, 2017

Sotkamo Silver announces Extension of Agreement with ABB Oy

Sotkamo Silver is delighted to announce that the agreement with ABB Oy concerning sales of technology, has been extended until June 30th 2017. The agreement covers engineering, design, delivery and su...

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December 29, 2016

Gazprom and Wintershall - 25 years of scientific and technological Cooperation

In Saint-Petersburg PJSC Gazprom and Wintershall have organized a special event, celebrating the 25th anniversary of their scientific and technological cooperation program.

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Using Drones to map The Big Nickel: the World’s largest Coin

December 29, 2016

Using Drones to map The Big Nickel: the World’s largest Coin

  The Big Nickel is the world’s largest coin weighing close to 13 tonnes. It is more than 64.5 million times the size of the standard Canadian five-cent piece, and stands proudly marking the location...

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December 28, 2016

K&S: Gearing up for full commercial Production

Processing Plant Ball Mills Test for 75% Capacity

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December 27, 2016

Samarco Update concerning Tailings and Restart of Operations

Samarco Mineração S.A (Samarco), BHP Billiton Brasil LTDA (BHP Billiton Brasil) and Vale. S.A (Vale) agreed a non-binding term sheet outlining the general terms and conditions for the use of Vale’s Ti...

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Peri – Targeting worldwide Growth

December 27, 2016

Peri – Targeting worldwide Growth

Entering the New Year with product innovation and increased production capacity

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December 22, 2016

Ethiopia inaugurates tallest RCC Dam in World built by Salini Impregilo

Ethiopia has inaugurated Gibe III, the biggest hydroelectric dam in the country with an installed capacity of 1,870 MW and the tallest of its kind in the world. Built by Salini Impregilo, it will almo...

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December 22, 2016

New CFO appointed at BE Group AB

Daniel Fäldt, has been appointed new CFO and member of Group Management. Daniel has a background at Bombardier Rail Control Solutions working as Regional Finance Director for South Europe, Africa and ...

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December 22, 2016

New President of LKAB Berg & Betong

As of 1 February 2017, Björn Koorem will be President of LKAB Berg & Betong AB, a subsidiary group wholly own by LKAB. Among other things, the group provides contracting services in rock reinforce...

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December 21, 2016

Success for Fugro’s rapid Survey System in Tunnelling Awards

Fugro’s innovative work on the condition assessment of a water supply aqueduct has won industry acclaim in this year’s New Civil Engineer (NCE) Tunnelling Awards.

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December 21, 2016

Cimic’s CPB Contractors awarded Logan Enhancement Project

Cimic Group company, CPB Contractors, has reached contractual close with Transurban Queensland to design and construct the $512 million Logan Enhancement project in Queensland. The contract will gener...

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December 21, 2016

Implenia wins new Orders in Norway

Implenia wins new orders worth CHF 65 million in Norway – New road construction project in Telemark province | Commission to build four bridges near Harstad

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December 21, 2016

ITA Cosuf: Operating Road and Rail Tunnels in Helsinki

Successful Internal Workshop with Visit to the Finnish Transport Agency, General Assembly and ITA COSUF Award 2016

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December 20, 2016

Skanska's Sale of its Investment in the A1 Highway in Poland expected to be completed in the first Quarter 2017

As announced earlier, Skanska has signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) for its investment in the A1 motorway in Poland. The transaction is now expected to be recorded by Skanska Infrastructure D...

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December 20, 2016

Bauer Spezialtiefbau GmbH improves Ground for a new German Highway Section

Germany has one of the longest highway networks in the world, coming in after China, the USA and Spain. According to the German Federal Statistical Office, it comprises almost 13,000 kilometers, and c...

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December 19, 2016

Inauguration of Vinci’s first Public Private Partnership (PPP) Motorway in the United States

12 km of new infrastructure connecting Indiana and Kentucky: a cable-stayed bridge, a dual-tube tunnel and 19 engineering structures A 35-year PPP One of the country’s largest transportation imp...

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December 19, 2016

LKAB’s new Open-pit Mine Mertainen is mothballed

  LKAB’s new open-pit mine Mertainen outside Svappavaara will not be taken into production. The prevailing situation in the market means that the mine will be mothballed until circumstances change.

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December 19, 2016

Endomines: Management Changes

Endomines has recruited a General Manager (“GM”) for its Pampalo Gold Mine and other operations at Karelian Gold Line, Finland. MSc (mining engineering) Seppo Tuovinen will take the post from the 1st ...

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