Construction Archive

Vinci, Company Profile

Corporate Watch profiles controversial French construction giant, Vinci. Key points Vinci

Cancun’s mangrove swamp destroyed for building complex

An update on Almudena Serpis’ previous article on the importance of

Ecocide of mangrove swamps bringing catastrophes ashore

Mangroves are among the most powerful natural defences against global warming.

Transport for London seeks new powers with developers

Transport for London (TfL) is currently seeking to team up with

Boris Johnson at MIPIM: the world’s largest property fair

Think of any community in the UK (or even worldwide) currently

From Olympic spectacle to social crisis: review of Future Suspended

Review: Crisis-Scape’s new film invites us in to the shadows of

JCB equipment used in Jordan Valley home demolition

  JCB equipment used for a home demolition in Al Jiftlik,

Roads to nowhere in Bexhill and Hastings

As protestors are resisting one of the first road projects resurrected

The construction companies: Hochtief-Vinci

Adrian Hopkins from The Combe Haven Defenders tells Corporate Watch about

Where now for international resistance to the corporate Olympics?

The International Counter Olympics Network (ICON) was established the day before

King’s Cross Central: ‘a crude exercise in social engineering’

King’s Cross Central, one of Europe’s biggest inner city regeneration projects,

Preparing London for the Corporate Games: the Docklands Planning Model

Ian Blunt explains how legislation and ‘democratic’ processes were adapted to

Bread and circuses: the shady business of the International Olympic Committee

Ian Blunt and Beth Lawrence outline some key events in the

Corporate Olympics: Introduction

Now that the Olympics and Paralympics and all the associated excitement

Blacklisted workers and NHS staff challenge construction companies

Corporate Watch delves into the shady world of worker blacklists, with