Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded a contract worth S$739.5m ($543m) to China Railway 11 Bureau Group’s Singapore branch for the construction of Tengah Depot and its associated facilities for the Jurong Region Line (JRL).
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved a $71.81m loan for the Karachi Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project in Pakistan.
Singapore-based property developer City Developments, real estate company CapitaLand and hospitality real estate investment trust company Ascott Residence Trust (Ascott REIT) have partnered to redevelop the Liang Court site in Clarke Quay.
The Board of Commissioners of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) has approved a proposed lease agreement for a $7.4bn The New Terminal One at the John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, US.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has broken ground on a $150m energy project on the main campus in Little Rock, Arkansas.
UK-based construction firm Willmott Dixon has been selected to build a fourth project, Warwick Arts Centre, at the University of Warwick.
Arabtec’s subsidiary Arabtec Construction has been selected by Emaar Misr for an AED366m ($99m) contract in Greek Village, Egypt.
VINCI Construction Grands Projets, a construction engineering subsidiary of French concessions and construction company VINCI, has been selected by Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority to build a $200m water treatment plant in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
German rail manufacturing firm Siemens Mobility has selected UK-based engineering and design company Arup and AHR Architects to design a £200m ($258m) rail manufacturing facility in Goole, East Yorkshire, UK.
US-based technology firm Apple has broken ground on $1bn campus in Austin, Texas for the production of its all-new Mac Pro devices.
French energy giant Enel’s subsidiary Enel Green Power North America has commenced construction on the 299MW Aurora wind farm in North Dakota, US.
Hyperscale data centre company AirTrunk has announced plans to develop a 110MW data centre in Sydney’s north (SYD2).
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has announced the signing of three new hotels to enter New Caledonia.
The University of Rochester has unveiled plans to build a $240m Orthopaedics & Physical Performance Center in the US.
Brookfield Properties and Park Tower Group have broken ground on two new towers at Greenpoint Landing development in Brooklyn, a borough in New York, US.
JBG Smith has submitted plans to Arlington County to build new mixed-use office space in National Landing.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a $180m financing agreement with Gulf PD Company to support the construction and operation of a 2,500MW combined cycle gas turbine power plant in Thailand.
Morgan Sindall’s urban regeneration division Muse Developments has been selected as a development manager for the £650m ($841.5m) North West Quadrant scheme in Slough, England.
Dutch paints and chemicals maker AkzoNobel has broken ground on a €50m ($55.3m) wood coatings facility expansion in High Point, North Carolina, US.
Strabag Group’s Canadian subsidiary has secured a contract from the City of Toronto for the second phase of the Ashbridges Bay Treatment Plant Integrated Pumping Station.