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Skanska to build Wroclaw bypass

Skanska is to build a bypass at Wroclaw in southwestern Poland in a contract worth approximately 46m euros.


Crossrail design teams selected

In the UK, Crossrail has announced its intention to award the second set of contracts for detailed design services under its framework agreements.


Bilfinger Berger to build high-speed rail tunnel in Germany

Bilfinger Berger has been commissioned by Deutsche Bahn to lead a consortium for the construction of three tunnels with a total length of around 10km, as part of a new high-speed ICE rail line in Thuringia, central Germany.


Piling work starts on London's Crossrail

Piling work has started at Canary Wharf on London's 15.9bn Crossrail project. Prime minister Gordon Brown and London mayor Boris Johnson attended a ceremony to mark the launch of the scheme.

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EFFC Sustainability Charter

The EFFC recognises the importance of sustainability, the compliance with which is set out in its Sustainability Charter, available here in six languages.

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