Sheffield Hallam University has created a new construction industry procurement and delivery model by appointing three partners suppliers forming the Hallam Alliance.
UK-based Morgan Sindall Construction has chosen to work on a £39m project to transform a Grade II-listed radio station into a secondary school in Houlton, UK.
Scottish firm SSE Renewables has awarded a major contract to Subsea 7 to deliver foundations and inter-array cables for the Seagreen offshore wind farm project, located 27km offshore Scotland, UK.
UK-based construction firm Graham has secured a contract to build Egham Gateway project, a £60m mixed-use development with more than 100 new homes in Egham, Surrey.
UK-based property development firm Cole Waterhouse working with funding partner Peveril Securities has received approval for a new logistics/distribution project in Newcastle-Under-Lyme, UK.
Tijdelijke Handelsvennootschap Combinatie Oosterweeltunnel (THV COTU) consortium has been awarded a €570m contract by Lantis to build the 1,800m-long immersed tube tunnel in Belgium.THV COTU is a consortium of DEME, Besix, BAM Contractors and Jan De Nul.
UK Government’s housing agency Homes England has agreed to provide £309m in funding packages for three housing developments in London with 20,000 homes.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a €95m loan agreement with the Estonian national railway company Eesti Raudtee for the modernisation of the railway network.
Austrian construction company PORR has secured a €115m (PLN509m) contract for the design and construction of the S16 expressway Olsztyn-Ełk in the section between BorkiWielkie and Mrągowo.
EDF Renewables, a subsidiary of EDF Group, Enbridge and wpd, have announced that start of construction on the 500MW French offshore wind farm, Fécamp.
Swedish construction firm NCC has secured a won a contract worth about SEK265m ($28.5m) to deliver preparatory works for the Tvärbanan light rail line in Stockholm, Sweden.
Consultancy and construction company Mace has been selected by Transport for the North (TfN) in the UK to lead the Programme Support Office for the £39bn Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) programme.
Morrison Construction, a part of the Galliford Try Group, has secured a contract to build a new flagship facility of the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS).
Swedish construction firm NCC has secured a design-build contract worth about SEK750m ($80m) from Fabege to construct a new office building in Solna, Sweden.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has been awarded a contract by Iberdrola affiliate Ailes Marine to construct the 496MW Bay of Saint Brieuc offshore wind project on the English Channel off the coast of Saint Brieuc Bay, France.
The UK Government’s Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Alok Sharma has approved the development of the 350MWCleve Hill Solar Park.
UK-based construction services firm Kier has been chosen by the University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust to deliver a £97.1m project at Heartlands Hospital.
Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) has secured two dredging contracts in Finland from the Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency, the Port of Helsinki and the City of Helsinki with a combined contract value of €32m.
Hines, a real estate development firm, has announced the development of DistributionPark, a logistics centre in Hamm, in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany.
Nexans, a France-based company engaged in the cable industry, has secured a €220m contract to design, manufacture and install a 335km subsea high voltage direct current (HVDC) cable system, connecting Crete and the Greek mainland.