Hyatt Hotels has unveiled plans to build 21 new luxury hotels and resorts across Asia Pacific by the end of 2020.
Italian energy company Enel’s subsidiary Enel Green Power RSA has started construction on the 140MW Oyster Bay wind farm in South Africa.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed an agreement granting a £176.6m loan to Femern Landanlaeg, the company that manages the Danish contribution to building the ‘Fehmarn Belt’ railway connection between southern Denmark and Hamburg in Germany.
ÅF Pöyry has won a pre-engineering contract from Metsä Group subsidiary Metsä Fibre for new Kemi bioproduct mill and Rauma sawmill in Finland.
Choice Hotels International has announced the start of construction on new Cambria Hotel, being developed by Hotel Motel, in Fort Lauderdale Beach, Florida, US.
Chinese modular building provider CIMC Modular Building Systems (CIMC MBS) has commenced construction of Hong Kong’s first modular building project for permanent use.
Swedish energy giant Vattenfall has commenced manufacture of monopile foundations for the 604MW Kriegers Flak offshore wind farm, to be located 15km off Danish coast of the Baltic Sea.
Kalium Lakes has awarded engineering, procurement, construction management (EPCM) and commissioning contracts for the development of purification plant facilities for its Beyondie Sulphate of Potash Project (BSOPP) in Western Australia.
Stantec, Populous and S2 have been selected as primary consultants by the Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) and the Calgary Stampede for the $500m (£393m) BMO Centre expansion project in Calgary, Alberta in Canada.
The UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) has given approval for a £40m investment in the Little Hadham bypass along the A120 between Bishop’s Stortford and the A10, a route which is expected to cut local journey times by a third.
A consortium comprising Colas Projects, Colas Centre-Ouest, Aximum and Bouygues Travaux Publics Régions France has won a contract worth €150m (£132m) from Cofiroute to widen Highway A10 in Touraine, France.
The board of directors of Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) has approved a $48,675,000 (£38,303,574) contract for Elon Musk’s The Boring Company (TBC) to design and construct a people mover for the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Italian renewable energy corporation Enel Green Power (EGP) has commenced construction on the 90MW Azov wind farm in the Rostov region in southern Russia.
London Deputy Mayor for Housing and Residential Development James Murray has attended the event along with senior leaders from Countryside and L&Q.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved financing of up to $2.75bn (£2.17bn) for the construction of 53.1km of a railway line connecting Malolos, a suburb north of Manila, to Clark economic zone and Clark International Airport in Central Luzon.
Foremost Companies, a premier land investment firm, has announced that development is in progress at Deerlake Ranch, a new master-planned community in Los Angeles, California, US.
CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group company, has been selected as preferred proponent to provide Auckland Airport’s international taxiway and remote stands project.
UAE-based property development company Arada has secured two syndicated loans worth AED1bn (£214.6m) to fund the development of two projects in Aljada and Nasma Residences in Sharjah.
Virgin Trains USA, formerly Brightline, has appointed rail construction contractors for the $4bn (£3.1bn) high-speed rail route between Orlando and South Florida in the US.
UAE-based Emaar Development has broken ground on Arabian Ranches III, the latest phase of the premium gated villa community in Dubai, UAE.