Crossrail, a subsidiary of Transport for London (TfL), has announced that the Elizabeth line will be opened by the end of 2020, except for Bond Street station, which will be ready later.
Texas-based oil and gas company ExxonMobil has achieved financial close for the $1bn expansion of its Fawley Refinery in the UK.
The Aarau Cantonal Hospital (KSA) has selected a proposal from the Marti-BAM joint venture for the construction of the Aarau Cantonal Hospital in Switzerland.
McLaren Construction has been selected by urban development company Be First for the Crown House project in the UK.
British regeneration company Galliford Try Partnerships has been selected to build the first 725 homes at Enfield Council’s £6bn Meridian Water scheme in north London, UK.
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) has awarded a contract to James Construction Group to build a new access road into Barksdale Air Force Base from the I-20/I-220 interchange in Bossier Parish in the US.
The St. Joe Company, a real estate development firm, has unveiled plans to build, own and operate a new office build at Beckrich Office Park located in Panama City Beach, Florida.
The City of Edinburgh Council has granted planning permission for a new concert hall, dubbed the Dunard Centre, in St Andrew Square, Edinburgh.
Real estate development company Catellus Development and the US-based construction firm Mortenson have broken ground on new eight-storey dual-branded hotel in the Novus Innovation Corridor in Tempe, Arizona in the US.
Siemens Mobility has submitted a planning application to the East Riding of Yorkshire Council for the construction of a £200m rail manufacturing facility in Goole, East Yorkshire, UK.
Ground has been broken on the new multipurpose sports complex, Kai Tak Sports Park, in Hong Kong.
Roy Anderson, a subsidiary of Tutor Perini, has secured a $200m contract from Delaware North for the Southland Gaming Casino and Hotel Project in West Memphis, Arkansas.
The University of California (UC) Hastings College of the Law has selected US-based property developer, investor and manager, Greystar Real Estate Partners as the master developer for $450m multi-phase academic village development.
Housing association Guinness Partnership has acquired 900-plus home development site with full planning permission at Leeds South Bank, UK for an undisclosed sum.
Construction firm Multiplex has been selected as preferred contractor by the Destination Brisbane Consortium (DBC) for the main works of A$3.6bn ($2.5bn) Queen’s Wharf Brisbane Integrated Resort Development in Australia.
The Planning Committee of Bolton Council has given its approval to Muse Development’s £150m proposal to transform the Church Wharf area of Bolton town centre.
Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction Company (RLW), a subsidiary of Sterling Construction Company, has secured a contract worth about $23m to build a highway stretch in Utah, US.
thyssenkrupp Elevator has broken ground on new Innovation and Qualification Center (IQC) in Atlanta, US.
White Plains Hospital (WPH) has broken ground on new $272m Outpatient Care Center for advanced medicine and surgery in New York, US.
Singapore developer GuocoLand has unveiled the concept and design of a new S$2.4bn ($1.8bn) mixed-use development in the Beach Road district, Singapore.