A consortium of CB&I and Saipem has bagged an EPC contract to construct storage tanks for Greenfield Refinery in Oman.
Real estate developer Seven Tides has started construction on SE7EN Residences The Palm, a new residential development on the trunk of Palm Jumeirah.
A consortium comprising Saudi Arabia-based ACWA Power and Shanghai Electric has won an AED14.2bn ($3.86bn) contract to build fourth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park located in Seih Al-Dahal in Dubai.
The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) has filed a planning application for £60m new Student Centre and Civic Square project.
Sharjah Holding, a joint venture (JV) of Majid Al Futtaim Properties and Sharjah Asset Management Holding, has unveiled the second phase of Al Lilac neighbourhood at Al Zahia, a mixed-use community in the UAE.
Teesside University has unveiled a £300m masterplan to transform its campus in phases over a period of 10 years.
A joint venture of Denmark-based Cowi and Norway-based Multiconsult has bagged a new contract to design the Fornebu Line (Fornebubanen), an 8.5 km extension of the Oslo metro in Norway.
Construction specialist John Sisk & Son has been awarded a contract by Curragh Racecourse to construct the new Curragh Racecourse facilities, a horse racing venue in Ireland.
Consulting engineer Ramboll has been awarded a contract by the UAE-based real estate developer Imkan, to serve as the lead consultant for “Makers District” development in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Züblin, a subsidiary of Austrian construction group Strabag, has won a contract worth €309m to build 11.9km of tunnels for the sewerage system in Singapore.
American heavy duty truck maker Autocar has unveiled its plans to set up a new production facility in Colorado, US.
An equal stake joint venture (JV) between Orascom Construction and FCC Aqualia, a subsidiary of FCC, has bagged an EPC contract worth $320m to build Abu Rawash Wastewater Treatment Plant in Egypt.
Property developer British Land has obtained planning consent for a £300m extension for its Meadowhall project in Sheffield, UK that will transform the centre’s leisure offering for its 24 million annual visitors.
Los Angeles-based real estate developer Salem Partners has secured final permission from the Honolulu City Council to build a second project under Honolulu’s Ala Moana Transit Oriented Development Plan.
Fortis Property Group has secured a $297m construction loan from Madison Realty Capital (MRC) for its River Park, a three-building mixed-use development in Brooklyn, New York.
The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe have laid the foundation stone for India's first high speed train project between Ahmedabad and Mumbai.
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has unveiled plans to build a new tyre factory in Luxembourg to meet the demand for premium tyres.
Allegheny County Airport Authority has unveiled a $1.1bn blueprint for the modernisation of Pittsburgh International Airport to meet the future requirements.
AkzoNobel has formally opened its new paint plant in Ashington, UK where the company will produce its entire decorative paint range such as Dulux, Dulux Trade, Cuprinol, Polycell, Hammerite and Armstead.
Bournemouth Development Company, a partnership between Bournemouth Council and Morgan Sindall Investments, has submitted a planning application for a £150m mixed-use project in Dorset, UK.