U City, an affiliate of infrastructure developer BTS Group, in cooperation with Fortune Hand Ventures has announced plans to invest THB5bn (£131m) for the construction of VERSO International School in Bangkok, Thailand.
US-based infrastructure firm Aecom has been selected by Ards and North Down Borough Council in Northern Ireland, UK as a consultant for its £60m Bangor Waterfront project.
Extell Development Company, in partnership with Shanghai Municipal Investment subsidiary SMI USA (SMI), has announced that the Central Park Tower has topped out at 1,550ft in midtown Manhattan, US, making it the tallest residential building in the world.
German chemicals company Evonik has broken ground on €400m (£354m) chemical complex in Marl, Germany.
Swagelok, a developer and manufacturer of fluid system solutions, has announced that it will begin construction of its new Global Headquarters and Innovation Center (GHQ) this month in Solon, Ohio.
Fortress Development has broken ground on $1bn (£801.3m) Avenue Bellevue, the two-tower condo, hotel and retail development in downtown Bellevue, a city in the US state of Washington.
Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust has selected UK-based construction company Kier Group to deliver the new imaging centre at Royal Brompton Hospital in the UK.
UK-based construction company Kier Group has broken ground on the £253m resettlement prison in Wellingborough, UK.
John Sisk & Son has been selected by the City of York Council as construction partner to deliver enabling infrastructure works worth up to £155m for the York Central project.
Norwegian data centre owner and operator DigiPlex has broken ground on two new green data centres in Oslo, Norway.
British construction firm McLaren has been awarded a contract for the construction of a £190m residential development in London’s Fitzrovia in the UK.The project is being developed by a joint venture of Art-Invest Real Estate UK, German real estate developer ECE, and Dukelease Properties.
Spanish wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Gamesa has broken ground on its nacelle assembly facility at the Port of Taichung in Taiwan.
Morrison Construction has been selected as the main contractor for the first phase of the HALO Urban Regeneration Company’s £63m Enterprise and Innovation Hub in Kilmarnock, UK.
Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) has received two contracts, with a combined value of approximately €85m (£75.2m), to strengthen and protect a stretch of seafront coastline from erosion in the UK and Romania.
Hackensack University Medical Center has broken ground on a 530,000ft² patient pavilion at Second Street in Hackensack, New Jersey.
Swiss electrical equipment manufacturer ABB has broken ground on its new manufacturing and research facility in Kangqiao near Shanghai, China.
UK construction services provider Kier has started work on the refurbishment of the science facilities at St Joan of Arc Catholic School in Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire.
Mill Creek Residential has broken ground on Modera Marshfield, a luxury garden-style community located in the seaside town of Marshfield in the US.
Allied Orion Group has broken ground on Territory at Greenhouse Apartments, a 288-unit, luxury community in Katy, Texas.
Austria-based chemicals and fertilizers major Borealis has started construction on a new world-scale propane dehydrogenation (PDH) plant at its existing production facility in Kallo, Belgium.