Nestlé Purina PetCare has announced its plans to construct a $550m new factory in Ohio, the US, to meet the growing demand for nutritious pet foods.
World Bank has approved a $120m loan for the Meghalaya Integrated Transport Project (MITP) in Meghalaya, a hill state in the north east of India.
Amazon.com has announced plans to open its first fulfillment centre in Waco, Texas, the US, in 2021.
UK-based construction company Graham has secured a construction contract worth £161m to construct Baird Family Hospital and ANCHOR Centre project for NHS Grampian in Aberdeen, the UK.
Nucor, a US-based manufacturer of steel and related products, has broken ground on a $1.7bn steel plate manufacturing mill in Meade County, South Dakota, the US.
Taylor Woodrow, the UK subsidiary of VINCI Construction, has signed a contract with North London Waste Authority (NLWA) to build recycling facilities.
ISG has been awarded a contract to construct £50m The Oak Cancer Centre at The Royal Marsden in London.
Spanish fossil fuel company Repsol has announced its plans to construct an advanced biofuels production plant at its Cartagena refinery in Spain.
The Howard Hughes has announced its plans for a $1.4bn development at 250 Water Street in Lower Manhattan’s Seaport area in New York, US.
Gilbane Development Company has started construction on a 978-bed student housing project, known as Tempo, at The University of Maryland (UMD) in College Park, Maryland.
The Philippines’ Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has awarded a contract worth $59m for the detailed engineering design of Bataan-Cavite Interlink Bridge Project on Manila Bay in the Philippines.
US-based real estate investment firm Hines and Kuwait Investment Office backed Cale Street have agreed to invest more than $590m to acquire and develop the first phase of the Milanosesto project in Italy.
A joint venture (JV) between the Strabag subsidiary Züblin and BAM Deutschland AG has secured a contract from Bau- und Liegenschaftsbetrieb NRW for the construction of a new JVA Willich I prison in Germany.
Link Alliance, a consortium led by Vinci Construction, has secured two design-build contracts about €485m for the €2.5bn City Rail Link (CRL) line project in Auckland, New Zealand.
Mace, a UK-based construction company, has secured planning consent for a regeneration scheme in Stevenage Town Centre in England, UK.
Tampere Tramway and the City of Tampere in Finland have awarded the contact to the alliance of YIT, NRC, Sweco and AFRY for the second phase of the Tampere tram network.
Scottish Canals, the public corporation of the Scottish Government, has announced the start of construction on the new £12m travel bridge over the North & Clyde Canal in northwest Glasgow.
Construction firm Skanska has been selected as the main contractor by an independent developer Nord to build One Portwall Square, a new office building in Bristol city centre, UK.
Green Brick Partners, a diversified homebuilding and land development company, has acquired nearly 214 acres of land in Waxahachie, Texas to develop Dove Hollow, a single-family residential community.
Spanish conglomerate Acciona has been awarded a contract for a A$137m ($97.4m) highway upgrade project in Australia.