Issue : 05 November 2009
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A host of international firms are lining up to battle for a package of decommissioning works at Sellafield that could be worth as much as £1.5 billion.
Aberdare £3.4m residentialSubscription
The Association for Consultancy and Engineering has called for the creation of “infrastructure gilts” to tackle a potential £500 billion infrastructure deficit over the next decade in the UK.
Aichi’s new 12m/14m booms have wheelsSubscription
Aichi offers wheeled or tracked chassis on new global series boom lifts.
Three 17.4 tonne generators positioned into basement cellar
Aldershot £31.2m residential & commercialSubscription
Former chief construction inspector Stephen Williams has described the effects of asbestos-related diseases as “a hell of a burden on society”, and said he hopes the safety regulator’s new awareness campaign will help drive down risks for workers handling the deadly substance.
Babcock buys UKAEA for £38mSubscription
Engineering support services company Babcock has bought UKAEA Ltd from the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority for a net consideration of £38 million.
Barnsley £55m educationSubscription
Barratt has sold 92.3 per cent of its new shares created for the house builder’s £720 million rights issue, the firm announced today.