Mott MacDonald has been selected as owner’s engineer by Pacifico Energy K.K. for the 257.7MW Sakuto solar photovoltaic (PV) project in Mimasaka-shi, Japan.
Renewable Energy Systems (RES) has begun construction on EDP Renewables North America’s (EDPR NA) Redbed Plains Wind Farm in Oklahoma, US.
Construction services firm Multiplex has broken ground on a new museum in Perth, Western Australia.
A consortium led by engineering consultancy Mott MacDonald has been selected by Auckland Airport to complete the design for the airport’s new terminal.
Malawi and Tanzania have agreed to work together for the development of the $829m Songwe River Basin Program (SRBDP).
Belgian construction firm Besix has signed a contract for the engineering and construction of a residential tower alongside the river Maas in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
Denmark-based consulting group Cowi has been awarded a contract to approve the design and construction of $530m Karnaphuli tunnel in Bangladesh.
Triple Five Group of Companies has closed on its $1.67bn private construction financing for the American Dream project in Bergen County, New Jersey.
French waste management firm Veolia has bagged a contract in Mexico City to design, build and operate the first waste-to-energy facility in Latin America.
Accumotive, an affiliate of Mercedes-Benz manufacturer Daimler, has broken ground on its second lithium-ion battery factory in Kamenz, Germany.
Professional services firm KPMG has broken ground on its new $400m learning, development, and innovation facility in the Lake Nona community of Orlando, Florida.
Aldar Properties has won a contract to build media and entertainment free zone twofour54’s new home on the Yas Island.
Westminster Council has approved amended plans for the £1bn redevelopment of Whiteleys shopping centre in west London.
Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust has announced plans for a new £90m hospital for Ascot.
Arabtec Holding has bagged an AED1.46bn ($397.4m) contract for construction of a mixed-use tower known as Wasl Tower on Dubai’s Sheikh Zayed Road.
A consortium of China Railway Construction (CRCC) and Moroccan contractor The General Construction Company of Casablanca (TGCC) has won a contract to build a 250m high tower in Rabat, Morocco.
Lendlease has received planning approval for The Darling Exchange building in Sydney, Australia.
Hammerson and Standard Life Investments have submitted a detailed planning application to the Barnet Council for the £1.4bn redevelopment of London’s Brent Cross Shopping Centre.
Fetner Properties has been selected as the developer for the first NextGeneration (NextGen) Neighborhoods site on the Holmes Towers site in Manhattan, New York.
Far East Consortium and The Co-op have filed a planning application with the Manchester City Council for Angel Meadow, a £235m residential project in Manchester, UK.