Contractor News Archive 2008
Aker Solutions opens new office in Johannesburg in the Republic of South Africa. The new operation, based within the Microsoft building in Bryanston, will enable the company to offer its full range of engineering and construction capability to the South African market, with primary focus initially on the mining and metals, and the nuclear markets.
28/11/2008 More »
Fluor Announces Plan to Relocate UK Operations Centre
Fluor Corporation signs contract to relocate its current UK headquarters and operations centre to SEGRO's IQ Farnborough development in Hampshire. The real estate contract with SEGRO is to build a new company headquarters with a state-of-the art, four-building complex comprising approximately 210,000 square feet. Fluor's current UK office is located in Camberley, Surrey, which is less than five miles from the new office site.
25/11/2008 More »
UK Pre-Budget Report 2008
The UK economy: addressing long-term strategic challenges. A joint HM Treasury and Department for Business publication.
24/11/2008 More »
Acergy Move to New Westhill Premises
Acergy officially moves into its new, bespoke, multi-million pound campus in the prestigious Westhill Business Park on the outskirts of Aberdeen, Scotland. While around 600 staff have made the move from the company's previous base at Bucksburn, Aberdeen, the new facility can house up to 800 employees.
12/11/2008 More »
Fluor Expands Argentina Operations
Fluor Corporation announced today the opening of its expanded office in Buenos Aires, Argentina, to support projects in the region. Fluor's total office staff of 50 is double the number of professionals since the beginning of 2008. They are part of Fluor's global workforce and perform engineering, procurement, construction and maintenance services for the oil and gas, mining, manufacturing and life sciences, petrochemicals and operations and maintenance sectors.
30/10/2008 More »