Wates Construction has been selected by Liverpool City Council to construct a new 200-bedroom, upscale hotel in the city.
German energy company innogy has begun construction on the 349MWp solar power plant at Limondale near Balranald in the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW).
BIC Contracting (BICC) has secured the first infrastructure package, worth AED103m ($28m), from real estate developer ARADA for Phase 1 of Sharjah megaproject, Aljada, as part of the AED1bn ($272m) infrastructure package for the 24 million ft² project designed by engineering contractor Jacobs.
Dignity Health California Hospital Medical Center (CHMC) has announced plans to construct a new patient care tower as part of a $215m campus expansion and modernisation to meet the needs of the greater Los Angeles downtown community.
British property developer Ashfield Land and investor, developer and manager of logistics real estate Gazeley have submitted proposals to the Planning Inspectorate for the development of Rail Central in the UK.
A consortium comprising Spain’s Tecnicas Reunidas and Abu Dhabi’s Target Engineering Construction has won an AED3.16bn ($860m) EPC contract from ADNOC LNG for the second phase of the Integrated Gas Development Expansion (IGD-E) project in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
The Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved a budget of $870m for the construction of Pier B On-Dock Rail Support Facility at the Port of Long Beach, US.
Laing O’Rourke has been appointed as the managing contractor for the Australian-Singapore Military Training Initiative (ASMTI) facilities project works at the Shoalwater Bay Training Area (SWBTA), 80km north of Rockhampton in Queensland, Australia, valued at $800m.
Galliford Try Partnerships, in joint venture with Notting Hill Genesis, has secured planning consent for the second phase of development at Gallions Quarter as part of the wider regeneration of Royal Albert Wharf in East London.
A consortium comprising Colas Rail and Alstom has won a €155m contract from the Société du Grand Paris for track, rigid catenary and linear equipment for Line 15 South – East sector of the Grand Paris Express.
Walsh Construction has secured a $220.5m contract from the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) for the construction of a 4.1-mile route for OC Streetcar project between commuter rail at the Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center and Harbor Boulevard in Garden Grove, California.
Ground has been broken on Australia’s Western Sydney Airport, which is expected to strengthen the economy, create infrastructure and boost jobs in the region.
Sharp Energy Solutions (SESJ) of Japan has received an order from Gia Lai Hydropower and TTC-Duc Hue Long An Power to construct two mega solar power plants in Binh Thuan Province and Long An Province in Vietnam, each with a capacity of 49MW-dc for a combined capacity of 98MW-dc.
Southwest Airlines plans to construct and operate a $130m aircraft maintenance facility at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Morgan Sindall Construction & Infrastructure has been selected by Hackney Council via the Southern Construction Framework as preferred bidder for the development of the first phase of a mixed-use community in the UK for which both parties signed a pre-construction services agreement.
UAE-based developer Nakheel has signed a construction contract for Dragon Towers, a new, twin-building residential complex with a total development value of AED713m ($194m), to be built at Dubai’s Dragon City mixed-use community in Dubai.
Eggborough Power has secured planning permission from the government for the construction of a new 2,500MW gas-fired power plant at Eggborough near Selby in North Yorkshire, UK.
BAM has won a contract from ETH Zürich, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, for the construction of a new BSS laboratory and research centre on the Schällemätteli campus in Basel, Switzerland.
Menkes Developments, in partnership with Alcion Ventures, has broken ground on the Waterfront Innovation Centre, an office building on the Toronto waterfront in Canada.
Denver Health has broken ground on a $157m Outpatient Medical Center (OMC) in the US state of Colorado.