Millennium Hotels and Resorts, belonging to the Millennium & Copthorne Hotels, has broken ground on a new hospitality and residential project called ‘M Social’in Sunnyvale, California, US.
Australian building and construction materials group Boral has agreed to sell its US Block business to Quikrete Holdings for $156m as part of a strategy to focus on its core activities.
The Howard Hughes Corporation has broken ground on ‘A'ali'i’, a mixed-use residential development at the Ward Village in Honolulu, Hawai'i, US.
Qatar Public Works Authority Ashghal has awarded five construction contracts for infrastructure and citizens’ sub-divisions projects in different areas, all worth around QAR2.7bn ($741m), to serve more than 5,192 land plots.
Dutch energy storage and battery company Lithium Werks and Chinese Zhejiang Jiashan Economic and Technological Development Zone Industry have signed an agreement to construct a €1.6bn, 60-hectare battery gigafactory in the Yangtze river delta, China.
Transport for London has announced a partnership with Pocket Living to construct affordable homes for first-time buyers at a number of its sites.
A joint venture between Galliford Try and Black & Veatch has secured a contract from the Environment Agency to design and build an improved flood defence scheme at Burton-on-Trent in Staffordshire, UK.
CALA Homes (West) has acquired the former Jordanhill Campus in Glasgow, Scotland, where it will construct more than 400 homes.
ADNOC Sour Gas, a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), has announced that the work is on track to build a new sulphur pipeline that will carry molten sulphur produced by its Shah sour gas field, located south-west of Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Construction firm Balfour Beatty has been selected by Toll Brothers Apartment Living to manage construction of its mixed-use, multifamily Osprey development located in West Midtown Atlanta, Georgia, US.
Italian oil and gas industry contractor Saipem has secured offshore E&C contracts worth about $400m in Azerbaijan, the North Sea and the Republic of Congo.
UK-based construction firm Balfour Beatty has secured a contract from Urbanest to deliver the Vine Street development; a new £85m mixed-use student accommodation scheme in London, UK.
UK-based Commercial Estates Group (CEG) has filed a planning application for the regeneration of 20-36 High Street Manchester, a vacant building which sits opposite the Arndale Centre.
BESIX Group, Six Construct, a subsidiary of BESIX Group, and TGCC have been awarded the contract to design and build the Bank of Africa Tower.
Construction firm Multiplex has started construction work on Sapphire By The Gardens, a mixed-use project in Melbourne, Australia.
The Spectrum Companies has collaborated with an institutional client of Invesco Real Estate, a real estate investment manager, for the development of a new mixed-use project in Charlotte, North Carolina, US.
The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) announced that Graham Contracting’s bid has been selected as the best-value proposal for the construction of the State Route 520 Montlake Project.
DP World, a port operator that was founded by a merger of Dubai Ports Authority and Dubai Ports International, has broken ground on the multi-purpose Berbera port in Somaliland.
European construction technology services group Strabag, through its Danish subsidiary Züblin, has won another turnkey contract for the construction of a building ensemble in the Carlsberg neighbourhood of Copenhagen, Denmark.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has broken ground on new Terminal One at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey, US.