Birmingham Council’s Planning Committee had given its green signal for the redevelopment of Alexander Stadium in preparation for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
The University of Leicester in the UK has broken ground on phase one of the £100m Space Park Leicester, a development aimed at creating a new regional cluster to help advance national space research activities.
UK-based planning and development consultancy Turley, on behalf of Bangor Marine, has submitted plans to the Ards and North Down Borough Council for the development of £50m regeneration project at Queen’s Parade and Marine Gardens in Bangor, UK.
Westdale Real Estate Investment and Management (Westdale), Ivanhoé Cambridge and Hines have broken ground on The Stack, a mixed-use building to be located on Commerce Street, Dallas, Texas.
Marquette University, based in Wisconsin, US, has unveiled plans to build a new home for the university’s College of Business Administration and its innovation leadership programmes, with an investment of $70m.
US-based Willmeng Construction has broken ground on Landing 202, a multi-phase industrial complex in Mesa City, Arizona.
UAE-based private developer Azizi Developments has completed the Samia, its residential and commercial development in Al Furjan, Dubai.
US-based developer VanTrust Real Estate has unveiled plans to develop a new office tower, named The Offices Three at Frisco Station, in Texas, US.
Jamestown, a developer of reuse projects, has formed a joint venture partnership with Grubb Ventures to develop a mixed-use project in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Online retailer Amazon announced that it is building a new fulfilment centre in Memphis, Tennessee.
Science and technology company Merck has broken ground on a new €250m biotech development facility in Switzerland.
The Chiofaro Company, a US-based privately-held independent firm, and Kohn Pederson Fox Associates (KPF) have unveiled plans for $1.2bn Boston Harbor Tower, dubbed The Pinnacle at Central Wharf, on the Boston Harbor waterfront.
Sacred Heart University (SHU) has unveiled plans to build $60m hockey and skating arena at its West Campus in Fairfield, Connecticut.
Marriott Vacations Worldwide (VAC) is planning to build new global corporate headquarters in Orlando, Florida in the US.
JLL Capital Markets, on behalf of a joint venture between affiliates of US-based real estate firm Hines, APG Groep NV and Dune Real Estate Partners, has secured $870m loan to fund the first phase of the South Station redevelopment in Massachusetts, US.
UK-based property development firm Quintain has secured £150.9m financing from US-based investment bank Goldman Sachs to fund the construction of three new buildings at the North West London site.
US-based Columbia Property Trust is set to commence construction on a vertical expansion of Class-A office property, named 80 M Street, in Washington, DC.
Stack Infrastructure, a data centre developer, has partnered with Peterson Companies, a real estate company, for the development of a new data centre campus in Manassas, Virginia.
US-based Greystar Real Estate Partners (Greystar) has announced its Class-A mixed-use development project in Boston, US.
US-based Forest Development has secured approval from the Town of Lake Park in Florida for the construction of luxury condominium project, dubbed Nautilus 211, featuring mixed-use components.