Muttrah Tourism Development, a joint venture of Damac and the Oman Government’s tourism development arm Oman Tourism Development (Omran), will commence construction on the $2bn (£1.5bn) Mina Al Sultan Qaboos Waterfront (MaSQ) project in Oman, in November 2019.
Westminster City Council is seeking bids from potential construction firms to design and build the £97m first phase of the renewal of Ebury Bridge housing estate located in the South-West of the borough, close to Victoria Station in the UK.
French aerospace company Safran has started construction on a new aircraft carbon brake plant in Feyzin, near Lyon in France.
Trafford Housing Trust and L&Q have partnered with Willmott Dixon for the development of Homes England’s £47m D’Urton Lane site in Preston, UK.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has unveiled plans for a new $105m (£83.8m) full-time train station in Elmont, New York in the US.
Cardiff City Council leader Councillor Huw Thomas has called for a new £1bn transportation plan, including a light rail/tram network connecting major population centres and new suburbs in west to Cardiff Central, to cut congestion and improve air quality in the Welsh capital.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide a loan of $235m (£187.6m) for the development of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system to improve the public transport system in Karachi, Pakistan.
Highways England, a government-owned company for operating, maintaining and improving England's motorways, is planning to upgrade one of the motorway junctions on the M3, junction 9 at Winchester in Hampshire.
UK-based firm Turner & Townsend has been appointed to provide project management, contract administration and cost management services for the 336 units for the 256 Bella Vista apartments development in Uganda.
PLW Waterworks, owned by Ferrovial Agroman subsidiaries Webber and Cadagua, has won contracts worth €274m (£221.2) to upgrade two water treatment plants in Texas, US.
Enel Green Power RSA, the South African subsidiary of Italian energy company Enel, has started construction on the 140MW Garob wind farm in South Africa.
UK-based construction firm Tolent has secured an approval for South Seaham Garden Village, a new housing and development scheme in East Durham, UK.
Strabag Rail, a subsidiary of Austrian construction firm Strabag, has secured a contract worth €150m (£134.6m) for the modernisation of a railway section in Czech Republic.
US-based real estate investment trust CyrusOne has broken ground on the first phase of its new data centre in Frankfurt, Germany.
Australian construction firm Multiplex has been selected by developer Iris Residential to deliver the A$100m (£56m) Amara City Gardens in Booragoon, Western Australia (WA).
US-based real estate development company Wood Partners has broken ground on new luxury residential community, known as Alta West Alabama, in Houston, Texas.
BAM Properties, a subsidiary of Royal BAM Group, is seeking a funding partner for a build-to-rent (BTR) developments located in Leeds city centre, UK.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to provide $200m (£158.9m) in financing for the construction of City Centre Almaza, a new retail and entertainment centre in Egypt.
Australian retail property group Vicinity Centres and Golden Age Group have started construction on A$450m (£250.9m) three-tower luxury residential scheme, Sky Garden, atop The Glen shopping centre located in south east Melbourne, Australia.
The Armadale Access Alliance has won a contract worth A$134m (£75m) from the McGowan Government in Western Australia for the Armadale Road to North Lake Road bridge project.