The UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) has given approval for a £40m investment in the Little Hadham bypass along the A120 between Bishop’s Stortford and the A10, a route which is expected to cut local journey times by a third.
A consortium comprising Colas Projects, Colas Centre-Ouest, Aximum and Bouygues Travaux Publics Régions France has won a contract worth €150m (£132m) from Cofiroute to widen Highway A10 in Touraine, France.
The board of directors of Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) has approved a $48,675,000 (£38,303,574) contract for Elon Musk’s The Boring Company (TBC) to design and construct a people mover for the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Italian renewable energy corporation Enel Green Power (EGP) has commenced construction on the 90MW Azov wind farm in the Rostov region in southern Russia.
London Deputy Mayor for Housing and Residential Development James Murray has attended the event along with senior leaders from Countryside and L&Q.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved financing of up to $2.75bn (£2.17bn) for the construction of 53.1km of a railway line connecting Malolos, a suburb north of Manila, to Clark economic zone and Clark International Airport in Central Luzon.
Foremost Companies, a premier land investment firm, has announced that development is in progress at Deerlake Ranch, a new master-planned community in Los Angeles, California, US.
CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group company, has been selected as preferred proponent to provide Auckland Airport’s international taxiway and remote stands project.
UAE-based property development company Arada has secured two syndicated loans worth AED1bn (£214.6m) to fund the development of two projects in Aljada and Nasma Residences in Sharjah.
Virgin Trains USA, formerly Brightline, has appointed rail construction contractors for the $4bn (£3.1bn) high-speed rail route between Orlando and South Florida in the US.
UAE-based Emaar Development has broken ground on Arabian Ranches III, the latest phase of the premium gated villa community in Dubai, UAE.
UK-based professional services firm Turner & Townsend has been selected to provide cost management advisory services for the City Rail Link project in Auckland, New Zealand.
The Gilbert Town Council has approved a development and disposition agreement (DDA) with Heritage North Partners for the development of a 9.1-acre site with a mixed use project in Gilbert, Arizona, US.
The City of Mesa in Arizona, US has celebrated the groundbreaking ceremony of a $300m Grande Vita project, a 20 acre, multi-use, campus-style community at Crismon Road and Hampton Avenue in Mesa.
BASF has unveiled plans to build engineering plastics compounding plant and a thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) plant at its proposed $10bn integrated chemical production (Verbund) site in Zhanjiang, China.
The joint venture between McConnell Dowell and Built Environs has secured the Early Contractor Engagement (ECI) contract for the Puhinui Station Interchange in Auckland, New Zealand.
Spanish company Abengoa has been selected by Arauco, producers of cellulose and wood derivatives in Chile, to construct two substations and a transmission line in the country.
Construction firm McCarthy Building Companies has broken ground on a new $106m emergency room (ER) and patient tower project at Banner Boswell Medical Center in Sun City, Arizona, US.
The Philippines Department of Transportation (DOTr) has announced the start of construction on six stations following signing of the contract for Package 1 of the PNR Clark Phase 1 railway project.
Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport and American Airlines are planning to build a sixth terminal, Terminal F, at the airport in the US.