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November’s top news stories
Sweden-based Skanska has been awarded an Skr1.2bn ($125.32m) contract to construct a new building for the University of Gothenburg’s science faculty department; and The Manchester Metropolitan University has announced the start of construction on its School of Digital Arts (SODA) building in the UK. Designbuild-network.com wraps up key news stories of November 2019.
PORR signs agreement for Handelskai project in Vienna
Austrian building contractor PORR Bau has signed an agreement with property developer PREMIUM Immobilien for the Handelskai large-scale project in Vienna.
Central Park Tower, New York
Central Park Tower is a mixed-use tower under construction in New York City, US. The tower will officially be the world’s tallest residential building, when completed in 2020.
Skanska to construct new building for Gothenburg University, Sweden
Sweden-based Skanska has been awarded an Skr1.2bn ($125.32m) contract to construct a new building for the University of Gothenburg’s science faculty department.
Construction begins on School of Digital Arts, Manchester
The Manchester Metropolitan University has announced the start of construction on its School of Digital Arts (SODA) building in the UK.
Albion Residential completes first branded rental development in US
US-based Albion Residential has completed its first branded high-rise rental development at 1000 Lake Street in Oak Park, Illinois.
Bee’ah Headquarters, Sharjah, UAE
Bee’ah, an environmental and waste management company, is developing its new headquarters in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE). It is planned to accommodate more than 6,000 employees.
LMN Architects completes renovation of Oregon Convention Center, US
LMN Architects has announced the completion of the renovation project of Portland’s Oregon Convention Center (OCC) in the US with a $40m investment.
PDR Construction wins contract for Arco’s new headquarters in Hull, UK
Yorkshire-based PDR Construction has secured a contract to build a new £16m headquarters for safety equipment supplier Arco at Hull’s Fruit Market in the UK.
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