Having worked at several leading design and engineering consultancies in her 10-year career, Luxembourg-born structural engineer Lee Franck has recently stepped into the world of entrepreneurship to help champion sustainable and collaborative approaches to construction. Khalifa Bokhammas learns more
North Carolina awards Yadkin River contract
North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) has awarded a joint venture of Flatiron Constructors and Lane Construction a US$136 million design and build contract for the first phase of improvements to the I-85 highway corridor. The work includes replacing the bridges carrying the highway over the Yadkin River.
Aecom-Scott Wilson JV wins Izmit Bay contract
A joint venture of Scott Wilson and Aecom has won a US$15 million contract to provide supervision for design, procurement and construction management services to the NOMAYG consortium of contractors, which is building a new suspension bridge across the Izmit Bay in Turkey.