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30 September 2008

(Press release Tebodin:) The Hague, 30 September, 2008 - Tebodin Consultants & Engineers has set up a new office in Kharkiv, East Ukraine. Kharkiv is Tebodin's third Ukraine office; previous offices were established in Kiev (1993) and Lviv (2006). With over 150 employees, fast-growing Tebodin Ukraine CFI works on diverse projects for international and local clients in various markets.

29 September 2008

Bunnik, Netherlands, 29 September 2008 - Royal BAM Group is set to establish its brand across its British and Irish group companies during October 2008 and across its international group company during 2009.

25 September 2008

Camberley, 25 September 2008 - Nuttall John Martin has been awarded a £2.2 million contract by Southend-on-Sea Borough Council to restore Southend Pier.

25 September 2008

(Media release Olympic Delivery Authority:) 24 September 2008 - The Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) today announced the appointment of a contractor to manage the delivery of the northern section of parklands in the London 2012 Olympic Park, which will be one of the largest new urban parks of its kind in Europe for 150 years.

10 September 2008

(Press release Tebodin:) The Hague, 10 September 2008 – Tebodin Consultants & Engineers has won the contract for the design (consultancy services and detail engineering) of the Ras Laffan Emergency & Safety College in Quatar. This will be the world's largest training center for fire fighting and rescue teams. The project is an initiative of Qatar Petroleum (QP), the largest oil and gas operator in Qatar. Tebodin's offices in Abu Dhabi, Qatar and India (Tebodin Middle East) were awarded the contract jointly by SEG (Société d'Entreprise & de Gestion) and Blackcat Qatar who will carry out the construction of the training center. The project provides Tebodin with approximately 80 man-years of work.

9 September 2008

German transport minister Wolfgang Tiefensee recently set two tunnel boring machines in motion at the same time to start work on building the Finne Tunnel. Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau is a joint venture partner in the construction of the seven-kilometre rail tunnel, which will form part of a new rail link between Erfurt and Leipzig in eastern Germany.

5 September 2008

Colindale, London, 5 September 2008 - HBG Construction has been successful in securing a project to create the new Severn Trent Centre in Coventry. The development will create the new headquarters for Severn Trent from mid 2010. The project, worth £40 million, was won in competition in a single stage design and construct tender. The two-year programme starts now and will provide Severn Trent with 16,000 m2 of high quality office space for their 1,700 employees. The project will achieve a BREEAM 'excellent' rating.

5 September 2008

At the Natural History Museum in London, the second phase of the Darwin Centre has been unveiled. HBG Construction built the shiny white concrete cocoon, that  will be home to six million plant specimens and 28 million insects, including a four hundred million year old fossil insect.

4 September 2008

(Press release HBG Construction:) Colindale, London, 4 September 2008 - HBG Construction has been appointed by Sheffield University as its preferred bidder for the first phase of refurbishing the Grade II listed Arts Tower. The value of the first and second phase contract is approximately £15 million.