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John Deere strengthens in Asia with new supplier agreement

To meet the increasing demand for its construction equipment worldwide, Deere & Company has entered into a strategic supplier agreement with Wacker Neuson to initially provide compact excavators in China, Southeast Asia and Oceania.

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KL - Singapore HSR project postponed to 2020

Construction of the Kuala Lumpur - Singapore High Speed Rail project has been officially postponed to 31 May 2020. It is now expected to commence by 1 January 2031, instead of the original commencement date of 31 December 2026.

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Mace to deliver Mai House Hoi An development in Vietnam

Mace has been appointed by Mai House Hospitality Group to manage the construction of Mai House Hoi An, a new luxury golf and hotel resort in Vietnam. Located on the main beach road between Hoi An and Danang, the project covers a gross floor area of 105,000 sq m.

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Surbana Jurong and Ping An partner for new township projects

Surbana Jurong and Ping An Trust Co Ltd have signed Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) to collaborate on the development of Industrial New Township projects in China, starting with the Shenzhen International Bio-Valley Industrial Park.

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Work on Patimban Port in Indonesia under way

The joint venture of Penta-Ocean Construction, TOA Corporation, Nissan Construction, PT Pembangunan Perumahan and PT Wijaya Karya has been awarded a 50 billion yen contract for the Patimban Port Development Project – Package 1 in Indonesia.

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CapitaLand and CDL team up for Singapore mixed-use project

CapitaLand Limited and City Developments Limited have formed a joint venture to transform a 3.7-ha site in Sengkang Central, Singapore, into a new mixed-used development, which is targeted for completion in the first half of 2022.

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Vientiane’s international airport terminal expansion completed

The Wattay International Airport in Vientiane, Laos, has recently undergone expansion. It is aimed to accommodate the increasing air traveller demand; improve airport convenience, efficiency and safety; and contribute to the country’s long-term economic development.

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New sustainability consulting company launched in Singapore

Tembusu Asia Consulting Pte Ltd has officially launched its business, based in Singapore. The company will provide one-stop innovative sustainability solutions and integrated services to meet the needs of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal.

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Tower 1 at OneHub Saigon tops out

Ascendas-Singbridge and its joint venture partner Saigon Bund Capital Partners recently celebrated the topping out of the Office Tower 1 at OneHub Saigon in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The handover is expected to take place in November 2018.

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Global construction equipment sales expected to increase 12%

Global construction equipment sales are expected to increase 12% this year, according to Off-Highway Research. This will take total sales to almost 1 million units in 2018, and the total retail value of sales is expected to approach US$99 billion.