Swedish construction firm Skanska has been awarded a SEK1.2bn ($140M) contract by Locum for the construction of a new hospital building in Huddinge, Sweden.
Logistics provider UPS has broken ground on a new package sorting and delivery centre in Bielefeld, Eastern North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
University Partnerships Programme (UPP) has been selected as the preferred bidder to deliver a new £130M student housing project for the University of Hull in the UK.
The £160M cancer centre at Guy’s Hospital, in London, has opened its doors to patients following the completion of construction work.
Interxion Holding, a provider of cloud and carrier-neutral co-location data centre services, is set to construct its 11th data centre in Frankfurt and expand existing facilities in Paris and Marseille.
Development partners U+I and Rioja Developments have secured planning consent for the development of a £110M outlet-shopping destination in Cannock, UK.
US-based developer SL Green Realty has secured $1.5bn in financing for the construction of an office tower in midtown Manhattan, New York.
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, known as Virginia Tech, has unveiled plans for a $225M global business and analytics complex in Virginia, US.
Campus Apartments, a US-based student accommodation provider, has unveiled three new student housing projects comprising over 1,700 beds in Tennessee, South Carolina and Pennsylvania.
A development team comprising Related Companies, Vornado Realty and Skanska has been selected by the New York state to redevelop the James A. Farley post office in Manhattan, US.
Developers Capital & Centric and Henry Boot have secured planning consent for a £200M mixed-use project in Manchester.
Ground has been broken on a new $250M in-patient building at South Beach Psychiatric Center in Staten Island, New York.
Mercedes-Benz USA has broken ground on its $93M new corporate headquarters in Sandy Springs, Georgia.The 20,900sq m project will be located on a 12-acre campus at the corner of Abernathy and Barfield roads near the intersection of S.R. 400 and Interstate 285.The four-storey building will feature the latest architectural elements designed to provide a performance-oriented and collaborative environment.The project is expected to be complete by early 2018.
Michelin North America is set to construct a $270M new distribution centre near Spartanburg, South Carolina.
Bilfinger has secured a €100M contract for the construction of the Natgasoline methanol plant in Beaumont, Texas.
The Kuwait Projects Company and its partners have unveiled details of the Hessah Al Mubarak real estate development in Kuwait.
Muse Developments in collaboration with Network Rail has secured planning approval from Manchester City Council’s planning committee for the construction of a £185M mixed-use project in Manchester, UK.
Plans for the third building at the Arena Central development have been submitted to Birmingham City Council.
Air Canada has started construction on a new $90M aircraft hangar project in Toronto, Ontario.
Lambeth College and its development partners Carillion and Arlington Real Estate have submitted plans for a new £100M skills centre in Nine Elms district, London.