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.
Independent energy provider Tenaska has closed approximately $302m in financing for the 242MW wind project which is under construction in Nodaway County in northwest Missouri, US.
US-based Congress Group and AECOM Capital have secured $360m in debt and equity financing for the development of the Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Nashville, a mixed-use hotel and for-sale residential project in Nashville, Tennessee.
Strabag’s subsidiary Züblin International Qatar has secured a contract to design and build a wastewater pumping station in Doha, Qatar.
Property investment and development group Conygar Investment has secured planning permission from the Nottingham City Council’s planning committee to develop what it claims to be the biggest regeneration scheme in the UK.
UAE-based property developer RAK Properties has awarded contract to Al Ali Construction and Development to build its AED500m ($136m) Marbella Villas project in Hayat Island, Ras Al Khaimah in the UAE.
City Rail Link Limited (CRLL) has announced an increase in the cost for the Auckland City Rail Link project from NZ$3.4bn ($2.3bn) in 2014 to NZ$4.42bn ($3bn).
Polish real estate firm Panattoni Europe is set to commence work on a project to transform the former Kavalier glassworks in Hostomice near Teplice in the Czech Republic into modern industrial premises.
The Misericordia University in northeast Pennsylvania, US, has broken ground on the $45m Frank M. and Dorothea Henry Science Center, expanding the existing science hall.
UK-based construction, property services and development company Wates has submitted a detailed planning application for a new cruise terminal hotel as part of a major waterfront regeneration scheme in Liverpool.
British design and engineering firm Atkins has secured five contracts to support the sustainable expansion programme at Heathrow Airport in the UK.
US-based technology firm Itron has collaborated with Vinci Energies’ Electrix and Transport Canberra and City Services (TCCS) for the development of a smart lighting project in Australian capital city.
UK-based Graham has secured a new £25m contract from Highways England to deliver maintenance and improvements in the East of England as part of its Collaborative Delivery Framework (CDF).
UK-based construction firm Wates Residential has been contracted by the Southern Housing Group to start work on flood defences along the river wall between the River Adur and Shoreham beach in the UK.
Construction has commenced on a new $42m senior housing development project in the Village of Nanuet, New York.
London's residential developer Mount Anvil and its partner ExCeL London have secured planning permission for phases two and three of its Royal Docks development in East London.