Construction/Building

SYSWIN Inc. Special Committee Selects Financial Advisor and Legal Counsel in Connection with Going Private Proposal

BEIJING, Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SYSWIN Inc. ("SYSWIN" or the "Company") (NYSE: SYSW), a leading primary real estate service provider in China, today announced that the special committee of its Board of Directors (the "Special Committee"), formed to consider a proposal made by Mr. Liangsheng C...

2012-10-15 22:00 747

Canadian Solar Partners with PetersenDean on New Roofing Program

SAN RAMON, Calif., Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar companies, announced today it will partner with the largest privately held roofing company in the United States————PetersenDean————on a...

2012-10-15 19:00 861

80 Percent Of MIFF 2013 Exhibition Space Already Booked

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Exhibitors are already raring for the next edition of the Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) with 80 percent of the exhibition space already booked out with still six months left. (Photo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2012/10/15/2012101...

2012-10-15 11:32 1896

International VELUX Award 2012 for Students of Architecture: Team from Switzerland Takes First Prize Among 983 Entries

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The excitement has peaked with the presentation of four winners and ten honourable mentions at the International VELUX Award 2012 event in Porto, Portugal. A team of two students of architecture from ETHZ in Zurich, Switzerland, takes first prize fo...

2012-10-11 20:00 1331

AVEVA's New Plant Design Product AVEVA Everything3D Launched

PARIS, Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- -- 'Lean Construction' will speed overall project execution and deliver reduced wastage AVEVA today launched AVEVA Everything3D (E3D) at the AVEVA World Summit in Paris. AVEVA E3D will bring together technologies to provide a new vision enabling customers t...

2012-10-11 16:00 1793

Frost & Sullivan: Energy Efficiency, Green Measures and Supportive Policies Intensify Demand for Building Automation in North America

Economic recovery and revitalization of the construction segment will further bolster market growth MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The need to increase energy efficiency and savings while implementing green and sustainable measures is driving the uptake of building automatio...

2012-10-10 20:05 790

POSCO E&C Wins Friendship Medal from Vietnamese Government

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Establishes the Hanoi capital construction master plan -- Wins the Medal for its contribution to the development of the Vietnamese construction industry On October 5th, POSCO E&C (vice-chairman & CEO Chung Dong-Hwa) won the...

2012-10-10 10:00 1474

Multinational Firms Flock to Chongqing Liangjiang New Area

CHONGQING, China, Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With a GDP growth of 14% in the first half of 2012, Chongqing became a highlight of economic development in China. Chongqing Liangjiang New Area, the first of its kind in inland China, hit a GDP growth of 18% in the first half. As the 7th Annual Session...

2012-10-08 17:21 823

Rapid Industrialization Catalyzes Demand for Protective Footwear in Asia Pacific, Finds Frost & Sullivan

End users opt for products that provide better support and safety KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Increasing labour and production costs have forced many manufacturing giants to relocate their production bases to Asian countries. As multinational companies with better safety ...

2012-10-08 15:11 583

KPK Officially Joins AECOM

Construction cost consultancy firm becomes part of Davis Langdon, an AECOM company, and expands AECOM's Asian footprint in construction cost management services SINGAPORE, Oct. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE: ACM), a leading provider of professional technical and mana...

2012-10-05 09:30 1800

Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd. Acquires New York City Development Site

BEIJING, Sept. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Xinyuan Real Estate Co., Ltd. ("Xinyuan") (NYSE: XIN), a residential real estate developer with a focus on high growth, strategic cities in China, today announced that its U.S. development arm, XIN Development Group International, Inc. ("XIN" and collectively ...

2012-09-28 20:30 1216

Otis Opens LEED(R) Gold Standard Plant in Chongqing, China

New Energy-Efficient Facility Reinforces Otis' Continued Investment in China and Overall Global Growth Strategy FARMINGTON, Conn., Sept. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 21, Otis Elevator Company( http://www.otisworldwide.com/a1-home.html ), a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), a...

2012-09-26 12:00 1799

EF Education First Breaks Ground on New 300,000-Square-Foot North American Headquarters in Cambridge, Creates 400 Jobs

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- EF Education First, the world's leading provider of language, travel and education services, broke ground on a new, 300,000-square-foot facility to serve as its expanded North American headquarters. The 55,000-square-foot development parcel is promine...

2012-09-25 21:00 1536

Fifth annual China Sourcing Fairs opened today to facilitate closer Sino-Indian trade

MUMBAI, India, Sept. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The fifth annual China Sourcing Fairs opened today at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai, India and runs through September 22, 2012. The Fairs aim to further strengthen trade relationships between China and India. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/...

2012-09-20 15:00 930

Perkins+Will Names Richard Marshall International Strategy Director

New Hire Demonstrates Firm's Dedication to Developing Global Approach ATLANTA, Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will( http://www.perkinswill.com ) announced today that Richard Marshall has joined the company in a firmwide role as International S...

2012-09-18 03:04 1288

JBA Consulting Engineers Expands Global Capabilities with Multiple Key Internal Executive Promotions

High-level in-house appointments focus and leverage operational expertise, further company's standing as a leading provider of engineering services worldwide LAS VEGAS, Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- JBA Consulting Engineers (JBA), a global leader in engineering services, today announced the signif...

2012-09-18 01:36 1507

The Executive Centre Ventures Further in Australia with Its First Serviced Office Centre in Perth

PERTH, Australia, Sept. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Executive Centre, Asia Pacific's leading premium serviced office provider, is set to open its first serviced office centre at one of the most desirable locations in the heart of Perth's central business district - 108 St Georges Terrace. (Photo...

2012-09-17 09:00 1183

Wilson Associates Designs A Glamorous New Enclave For The Four Seasons In The Heart Of Shanghai's Business District

DALLAS, Sept. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Designed by global design giant Wilson Associates, Four Seasons Hotel Pudong, in the Lujiazui business hub, captures the essence of Shanghai's golden age: the 1920's and 30's Art Deco period of international trade and culture. Intensely contemporary, yet small ...

2012-09-17 08:00 2020

Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao Presents Renovated High-Tech Ballroom

SHANGHAI, Sept. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao is delighted to unveil the newly renovated Grand Ballroom with updated and state-of-the-art facilities that will facilitate an even better and grander event experience. (Photo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2012/09/14/201209141...

2012-09-14 16:32 2402

Compass Offices Announces New Location at Li Ka Shing's Flagship Cheung Kong Center, Hong Kong

HONG KONG, Sept. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cheung Kong Center will be an unrivalled addition to the already dominant Compass Offices network in Hong Kong. (Photo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/2012/09/13/2012091317464041483.html ) "This is a very exciting and proud moment for us, not only because...

2012-09-14 10:00 1702
1 ... 139140141142143144145 ... 163