Shanghai Disney Resort has announced an expansion of its theme park, Shanghai Disneyland, to bring the characters and stories from one of The Walt Disney Company’s animated films, Zootopia, to life.
Aecom Capital, the investment wing of American engineering firm Aecom, and Combined Properties, a full-service real estate firm, have partnered with Montage Hotels & Resorts for the construction of Pendry West Hollywood and the Pendry Residences West Hollywood in the US.
Jiangsu Provincial Overseas Cooperation and Investment (JOCIC) and Chinese tyre manufacturer Roadbot have broken ground on the AED2.2bn ($614.37m) Roadbot Tire Project KIZAD, the first tyre manufacturing plant in the UAE, in KIZAD, Abu Dhabi’s industrial hub and part of Abu Dhabi Ports.
Mercedes-Benz Cars, a unit of German automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz belonging to automotive corporation Daimler, will establish a battery factory at the Polish site in Jawor as part of its electric initiative.
International express services provider DHL Express will establish a new hub at Copenhagen Airport at an investment of DKK1bn (€134m), its largest ever investment in Denmark and the Nordic countries.
The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC) board has given approval to a masterplan for the development of tourism projects in Saudi Arabia.
Build-to-rent (BTR) developer and private rented housing operator PLATFORM_ has secured detailed planning permission from Glasgow City Council for a £100m, 498-apartment BTR development on the banks of the River Clyde.
The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, has inaugurated the country’s first Armoured Systems Complex (ASC) in the private sector, built by the Indian construction giant Larsen & Toubro (L&T).
Gammon Construction, a 50:50 Far East joint venture of infrastructure group Balfour Beatty and Asian conglomerate Jardine Matheson, has won a contract from Gold Topmont for the HK$2.9bn (£289m) Homantin luxury residential project in the Homantin area in Kowloon, Hong Kong.
UK property developer SevenCapital has secured full permission from the Birmingham City Council planners to go ahead with a scheme to transform Connaught Square in Digbeth, UK.
West Coast Capital (WCC), a private equity partnership and owner of Winchburgh Developments (WDL), has agreed to form a joint venture with CALA Homes to invest in the development of the masterplan across 347 hectares for the construction of 3,450 homes at Winchburgh in West Lothian outside the Scottish capital of Edinburgh.
Parsons has secured a contract from United Development (UDC), the master developer of The Pearl-Qatar and Gewan Islands, to provide planning and infrastructure consultancy services for the development of Floresta Gardens at The Pearl-Qatar.
Spanish company Sacyr Engineering and Infrastructures has won several construction projects in Madrid, together valued at €65m.
Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has secured full planning permission from Westminster City Council for the construction of two new three-tier stands to replace the Compton and Edrich Stands.
Spanish civil and engineering construction company ACS Group has secured its first large-scale port project in North America for the design and construction of €260m container terminal extension at Vancouver Fraser Authority Port in British Columbia, Canada.
Farrans Construction, a building and civil engineering contractor with operations in the UK, Ireland and Europe, has been appointed by Castlebrooke Investments for Phase 1 of the £500m Tribeca Belfast urban regeneration scheme in Ireland, UK.
Property Alliance Group has commenced construction on a new apartment scheme near New York Street in Manchester City Centre, Manhattan, UK.
NCC is set to begin construction on a major hospital project in Oulu, Finland, which it secured from the Joint Municipal Authority of the Health Care District of Northern Ostrobothnia.
British architecture and integrated design company Foster + Partners has submitted plans to the West Oxfordshire District Council seeking planning approval for the Mullin Automotive Park at Enstone Airfield.
Finnish construction company YIT has been selected by Savo Consortium for Education (Sakky) to develop new premises in Kuopio’s Savilahti district, Finland.