Australia could become a test ground for another of Elon Musk's massive infrastructure projects after the maverick billionaire tweeted a "bargain" price to build a tunnel through a mountain to solve Sydney's traffic woes. ...
Yahoo. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:19:17 -0500.
The Army Corps of Engineers has been asked to identify projects that could be canceled or delayed so that funds could be redirected to build a border wall, congressional and Pentagon sources say.
Scott Horsley. NPR. Fri, 11 Jan 2019 15:47:39 -0500.
Growing up in heavy construction, and running projects for his dad during summers, one thing Gregory Penza says he learned is that the only way to compete in construction is to come up with new and better ways to do things.
Engineering News-Record. Thu, 10 Jan 2019 11:00:00 -0500.
China will launch a series of subsidy-free wind and solar projects this year to take advantage of a rapid fall in construction costs since 2012 and tackle a gaping payment backlog, the country's top planning agency said on Thursday.
Reuters. Thu, 10 Jan 2019 04:11:08 -0500.
Mining companies are revisiting projects to produce vanadium, as China implements new construction rules prompted by the deadly earthquake in Sichuan in 2008.
Wall Street Journal. Thu, 27 Dec 2018 20:03:26 EST.
China is likely to speed up projects in its ambitious Belt and Road program amid trade tensions with the United States, Citi said in a report, with Chinese construction, transportation, mining and finance companies poised to benefit.
CNBC. Wed, 12 Dec 2018 07:27 GMT.
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