UK-based infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has secured a contract from Wigan Council to help design the borough’s M58 link road, which will connect J26 M6 with Wigan town centre via the A49 link road.
Samsung Electronics has started construction on a new $220m Research and Development Center in Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam.
An affiliate of the US-based hospitality firm Hyatt Hotels has signed a management agreement with Umm Alqura to develop and build a Grand Hyatt branded hotel in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
Global commodities trader TrafiguraTrafigura has entered into a joint venture with US-based refiner Phillips 66 to build a deepwater terminal in Texas, US to export crude oil.
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam, Norfolk Mayor Kenneth Cooper along with federal, state and local officials have broken ground on the Ohio Creek Watershed Project in Norfolk, Virginia.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Estonian bank Luminor have agreed to provide a loan of up to €102m for the proposed Porto Franco project in Tallinn's city harbour district, Estonia.
CPB Contractors, a subsidiary of CIMIC Group, has been selected by the government of South Australia for the construction of three regional transport infrastructure projects under the Port Wakefield to Port Augusta Regional Projects Alliance (RPA).
Meriwether Companies and Big Sky Wave Developments have unveiled plans to build Coral Mountain, a resort community in California, US.
Skanska has signed a contract worth NOK1.5bn ($158m) with Omsorgsbygg Oslo, a municipal enterprise, for the construction of Oslo City Emergency Center in Norway.
Kier Highways has secured a £150m contract from Highways England for the construction of the A585 road expansion project.
US-based real estate developer RedLeaf Properties has signed a master development agreement (MDA) with the City of Cedar Park, Texas in the US for the $350m Bell Boulevard Redevelopment Project.
US-based construction firm Tutor Perini has been awarded a $432m contract by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) for the Division 20 Portal Widening and Turnback Facility project.
Oman’s Ministry of Transport has unveiled its plans to build the new Muscat Airport City as part of the National Aviation Strategy 2030.
Swedish construction firm Skanska has secured a contract worth €190m from the Oulu University Hospital to construct a new hospital building in Oulu, Finland.
Edinburgh Council has given its approval for a £750m project to expand the BioQuarter in the south-east of the Scottish capital.
Abu Dhabi-based master developer Modon Properties has awarded three contracts worth AED2.374bn ($646.2m) to deliver infrastructure works for the second and fifth phases of Riyadh City South project in the UAE.
UK-based developer Native Land has secured planning approval from the Southwark Council in England for the second phase of £1bn Bankside Yards mixed-use development.
UK-based construction company Graham has been selected as the main contractor to deliver a new M11 Junction 7A at Harlow, England.
McDermott has broken ground on Saudi Aramco’s new fabrication facility within the King Salman International Complex for Maritime Industries and Services in Ras Al-Khair, Saudi Arabia.
Hines, a US-based real estate firm, along with its partner Cresset-Diversified QOZ Fund have started construction on The Mercantile, a mixed-use project located downtown Omaha, Nebraska.