Building materials group CRH has agreed to sell its building materials distribution arm Europe Distribution business to private equity funds managed by Blackstone for €1.64bn (£1.4bn).
American e-commerce giant Amazon has broken ground on a new $1.5bn Air Hub located in Hebron, Kentucky at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG).
Wavegarden has started civil work on the Wavegarden Cove surfing lagoon in Turtle Island, Siheung in the Gyeonggi province of South Korea.
French road, rail and urban infrastructure company Eurovia has signed an agreement with Salini Impregilo Group of Italy to acquire the Lane Asphalt Plants and Paving division of its subsidiary Lane Construction, US, for a total consideration of $555m.
India-based JSW Cement is set to build a new clinker unit and a captive power plant in Fujairah, UAE that will involve an investment of nearly $150m.
Developer Nakheel has signed a contract worth AED66m ($18m) for a choreographed fountain at The Pointe, the AED800m ($218m) waterfront dining and entertainment destination on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah.
Mexican Coca-Cola bottler Arca Continental has decided to construct a new production and distribution facility in Houston, Texas, through its subsidiary Coca-Cola Southwest Beverages (CCSWB).
Graham Construction has been appointed by regeneration and property developer U+I to deliver a new commercial hub for start-up and SME businesses as part of Preston Barracks redevelopment in Brighton, UK.
Real estate investment trust Dexus has taken up redevelopment of Lakes Business Park South in Botany, known as Botany Quarter, to create one of the largest business and lifestyle hubs in South Sydney.
The BMW Group has taken up an expansion of the BMW Brilliance Automotive (BBA) joint venture battery factory in China.
Property development and investment company Hammerson and Aberdeen Standard Investments have signed a lease agreement with John Lewis to transform its department store as part of the £1.4bn Brent Cross redevelopment and refurbishment in North London.
Morgan Sindall has built and handed over a £100m nuclear submarine building complex, used to outfit and test advanced submarines in the Royal Navy’s fleet, to defence giant BAE Systems.
Lincoln Property Company (LPC) and Harvard Investments have been selected by Mesa City Council to develop a 28.2-acre site in the Riverview mixed-use district in Mesa, Arizona.
L&T Construction, a subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro (L&T), has won orders valued at INR54.58bn ($800.3m) from various private and government clients in India.
New Zealand-based SkyCity Entertainment Group has appointed Australian construction company Hansen Yuncken as the main contractor to deliver the AUD330m ($248m) Adelaide Casino expansion.
Dutch construction services company Heijmans has won a contract from the Central Government Real Estate Agency to redevelop the tax offices at Laan op Zuid 45 in Rotterdam to a central government office building (Rijkskantoor).
Gammon Construction, an equal stake joint venture between Balfour Beatty and Jardine Matheson, has won a SGD$253m ($188.6m) contract from Global Switch to establish a data centre in Singapore.
Cheshire County Football Association, in partnership with Cheshire West and Chester Council and ION Developments, has decided to establish a modern football facility in Northwich, Cheshire.
The Weitz Company has been selected by Bombardier Transportation as the design-build contractor for an extension to the PHX Sky Train guideway and maintenance facility at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport in the US.
Italian company Astaldi Group has secured two new construction contracts in Chile and Mexico. Astaldi will have a total share of €193m in the two contracts.