Commercial property developer Eshton has announced plans for a £45m project to add nearly 600,000 sq ft extension to its Burnley Bridge scheme in Lancashire, UK.
New York has unveiled a $440m modernisation plan to rebuild nearly 78 miles of an existing power transmission line in the northern part of the state.
Downer York Joint Venture, a joint venture of Downer EDI Works and South Australian company York Civil, has bagged the City Tram Extension Project in Adelaide, Australia.
Singapore-based Sapphire Corporation has bagged new infrastructure contracts worth approximately CNY308m ($45.62m) in China.
EGGER, an Austrian wood-based materials manufacturer, has unveiled plans to construct a new manufacturing facility in North Carolina, US.
Construction firm Skanska has secured a contract valued at SEK1.6bn (£142m) from Consolidated Developments to build the St Giles Circus project in the West End of London, UK.
Dubai-based Belhasa Engineering & Contracting Company has bagged a construction contract worth AED600m ($163.3m) from property developer Deyaar Development for its Afnan and Dania districts at Midtown project in Dubai.
Boehringer Ingelheim, a privately-held pharmaceutical firm, has broken ground on a $217m project to expand human biologics manufacturing facility in Fremont, California.
Regeneration specialist and property developer U+I has secured a resolution to grant planning consent for Equipment Works, a £130 million mixed-use regeneration project in Walthamstow, London.
UK-based home builder Countryside and housing association Hyde have submitted a hybrid planning application for a £400m redevelopment of Rochester Riverside in Kent, UK.
Export Development Canada (EDC) has provided $72m in financing within the larger $655m senior project finance banking facilities for Phase 3 of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park (Solar Park) in Dubai.
Dutch chemical firm LyondellBasell is set to proceed with the construction of propylene oxide (PO) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) plant in Houston, Texas.
Italian construction firm Salini Impregilo has announced the start of $450m tunnel work in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Morgan Group, a US-based developer, and J.P. Morgan Asset Management have started construction on Pearl Flagler Village, a 350-unit urban rental community, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Jacobs Engineering Group has won a contract from the Powering Australian Renewables Fund (PARF) to provide project management services for a proposed 200MW wind farm in Western New South Wales, Australia.
Holliday Fenoglio Fowler (HFF), on behalf of BKR Memorial II and developer Midway, has arranged $66m construction loan for the first phase of mixed-use project in Houston, Texas.
The government of Canada has unveiled plans to refurbish the Supreme Court of Canada Building, which was built in 1940.
Royal Boskalis Westminster has secured a contract worth €60m from Ports of Stockholm to build the quay wall for the new Stockholm Norvik Port in Sweden.
A consortium of Marubeni, General Electric (GE) and PT. Hutama Karya (HK) has bagged a contract from PT Indonesia Power (Persero) for the construction of Tambak Lorok combined cycle power plant block 3 project in Central Java, Indonesia.
Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions (BBCS) and Provident Resources Group have broken ground on the first phase of a mixed-use project for the University of Oklahoma (OU).