International Project Lead Sources

This section provides details of organisations who supply details of international tenders/project leads to the construction industry. The information covers providers from most of the world's regions, excluding the UK. For details of over 20 organisations providing information on UK construction projects, subscribers should refer to our separate Sourcing Project Leads feature.

These organisations offer comprehensive data on planned construction projects and generally cover infrastructure, commercial, industrial and residential buildings. Some of the information is provided on a commercial basis, whilst other data, such as that provided by the UK Government's Department of International Trade (DIT), is available free-of-charge (UK businesses only in the case of the DIT).


Government and Institutional Information Providers

TED (Tenders Electronic Daily)
TED is the online version of the 'Supplement to the Official Journal' of the EU, dedicated to European public procurement. It publishes 460,000 calls for tenders per year covering all industries and sectors and it has an advanced search facility which can filter the tender information to 'Construction and Real Estate' and thereafter by sub-sector, such as 'Architectural Services' or 'Construction Work'. Access to the information is free of charge.

Development Business
Development Business is the official United Nations website for consulting, contracting and export opportunities worldwide. It publishes dozens of procurement notices and contract awards every day, the details of which are provided by partnering organisations such as the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank, the Asian Development Bank, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the African Development Bank, the Islamic Development Bank, the Millennium Challenge Corporation, national governments, the United Nations’ agencies and more.

Details are published on the Projects and Tenders section of the Development Business website

The UK Government's Department for International Trade collects sales leads from its worldwide network of embassy based trade specialists. Available only to UK-based businesses, the service is provided free-of-charge and allows companies to register to receive leads, filtered according to sector interests, such as construction.

Commercial Information Providers

  • Bau Data
    Bouwkroniekprovides information on new construction projects and contract opportunities in Belgium.
  • BCI Media
    BCI Media Groupprovides sales leads for construction projects in Australia, New Zealand and Asia.
  • BNC
    BNCsupply construction project information covering countries across the Middle East and North Africa.
  • Building Radar
    Building Radarprovides construction project information in Europe, Africa, Asia, North America, Oceania, Russia, South America and the Middle East.
  • Byggfakta
    Bygfakta provide construction project information in Sweden
  • Construction Information Services
    CISprovide construction project information for Ireland.
  • ConstruData21
    Orginally focused principally on Spain and Portugal, ConstruData21now provides worldwide construction project information.
  • Construction Market Data (CMD)
    CMDprovides information on planned construction projects in the USA and Canada based on planning data.
  • DataBid
    DataBidprovide construction project information covering the USA and Canada.
  • Databuild
    Databuildprovide construction project information covering South Africa.
  • Dodge Data and Analytics
    Dodgeprovide construction project information covering the USA and Canada.
  • GlobalData
    GlobalDataprovides data on the global construction industry and its construction projects database tracks major new projects globally.
  • ibau Xplorer
    ibau Xplorerprovides information on new construction projects and contract opportunities in Germany.
  • MiddleEastTenders
    MiddleEastTendersprovides construction project information including full project reports, scope of works, bidders, consultants, contractors, etc.
  • News On Projects
    News On Projectsprovides information on construction project opportunities in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bhutan and Maldives.
  • RPT
    RPTprovide construction project information for Finland.
  • Sverige Bygger
    Sverige Byggerprovide construction project information for Sweden.
  • Top Hotel Projects
    Top Hotel Projectsprovide construction project leads focused on the global hospitality and leisure sector.

Construction Industry International Project Lead Sources