UK-based real estate developer Court Collaboration has secured approval from the Birmingham City Council’s planning committee for its One Eastside, a £160m residential project.
US-based General Motors (GM) in a joint venture with LG Chem is planning to build a battery cell assembly plant in Ohio, US with an investment of $2.3bn.
French construction and engineering group Egis-led One consortium has secured a contract to manage the construction of two main sectors of the €5.1bn ($5.6bn) Seine-Nord Europe Canal in France.
US-based construction firm Swinerton has broken ground on $118m Presidio Tunnel Tops project in San Francisco, California.
The Government of Serbia has selected a joint venture of Bechtel and ENKA to design and build Morava Corridor Motorway Project in the country.
UK-based construction company Mace has introduced High Rise Solutions (HRS), an advanced construction method that could transform the way construction is carried out.
UK-based construction services provider ISG has secured an £89m ($116m) Cardiff Transport Interchange building project from Rightacres at its Central Square scheme.
Aircraft manufacturer Bombardier is planning to build a new global aircraft final assembly centre in Mississauga, Toronto, Canada, with an investment of $350m.
The Torc Housing Partnership consortium plans to build 465 new sustainable social housing units in Ireland that will entail an investment of more than €130m ($144m).
Rijkswaterstaat has provisionally awarded the design-build-finance-maintain contract to GelreGroen consortium for the A12/A15 highway Ressen-Oudbroeken (ViA15) project in the Netherlands.
RIBA Competitions has chosen the design made by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios (FCBStudios) for the University of Portsmouth’s new academic building on the Victoria Site.
Lambeth Council’s Planning Applications Committee has given its approval for U and I (U+I) and the London Fire Brigade’s proposals for the redevelopment of 8 Albert Embankment.
The state government of New South Wales, Australia has announced that the CBD and South East Light Rail, a new light rail network in Sydney that runs on the L2 Randwick line, between Circular Quay and Randwick, will be opened to the public on 14 December 2019.
Real estate developer Wood Partners has broken ground on Alta Midtown Park, a new luxury residential multi-family building in Dallas, Texas.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved a €259m ($286.9m) loan to improve transport infrastructure in Belarus.
Swedish construction and civil engineering company Peab has secured a SEK921m ($96.6m) contract from Castellum to build a new courthouse in Nyhamnen, Malmö.
US-based wood pellet producer Enviva Partners has secured approval from the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) to build a wood pellet facility in Sumter County.
The University of Texas at Austin, Oak View Group (OVG), C3 Presents, Live Nation Entertainment and Matthew McConaughey Partner have broken ground on $338m sports and entertainment arena, named Moody Center, in Austin, Texas.
The UK-based University of Bath has awarded a contract to Rydon, for the construction of its new automotive propulsion research facility as part of the Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems (IAAPS).
British media and telecommunications conglomerate Sky has announced plans to build new TV and film studio in Elstree, Hertfordshire in the UK.