Contractor Interserve, Sodexho Alliance and Royal Bank Project Investments is preferred bidder for the new £213M prison project at Ashford, Middlesex. Ashford will be a 450 place Category B prison for remand, unsentenced and sentenced women.
British explosive ordnance disposal company Bactec International has found a major haul of bombs, landmines and ammunition while carrying out site investigation at the airport extension site at Kinmen Airport in Taiwan. Finds to date include 35 American and Russian bombs and 3,400 antipersonnel and anti-tank mines.
Fluor Infrastructure has begun work on the first phase of the £1.6bn Dutch high speed