Australian private property developer ICD Property and City of Adelaide have announced receipt of development approval from the State Commission Assessment Panel (SCAP) for the A$400m ($305.8m) Central Market Arcade redevelopment project in South Australia.
UK-based construction company Morgan Sindall Construction has secured a £19m ($26m) contract to carry out expansion and improvement of the emergency department at Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital.
UK-based construction and infrastructure services provider Kier has secured a £64.3m contract from Cardiff Council to construct Fitzalan High School in Wales’ capital city Cardiff, the UK.
Finnish construction company YIT has secured a €31m ($37.5m) contract to renovate rental apartments owned by Helsinki City Housing Company in Laajasalo.
US-based real estate private equity firm Stonelake Capital Partners has announced its plan to build a 50-storey residential and office tower on a 0.5-acre land acquired in Downtown Austin, Texas.
Midlands Land Portfolio Limited (MLPL), the property development arm of Severn Trent, has appointed St. Modwen as its development partner for a 154-acre site development near Cheltenham.
Construction has commenced for North London’s £100m recycling facilities at Edmonton EcoPark, as part of the North London Waste Authority’s plan for a new sustainable waste hub, the North London Heat and Power Project (NLHPP).
The Philippines province, Cavite, has cancelled its award of $10bn airport construction project to a consortium of China Communications Construction Co (CCCC) and Philippine firm MacroAsia Corp.
The City of London Corporation has given planning approval to Tenacity Group for a 30-storey office development in the City Cluster.
Abu Dhabi General Services company Musanada and the Integrated Transport Centre (ITC) have completed all the works related to the upgrade of the AED100m ($27.2m) Al Faya – Saih Shuaib E75 road project.
Kier Highways has secured a maintenance and management contract worth £200m from Transport for London (TfL) for its road tunnels and pumping stations.
Moda Living has appointed construction firm John Sisk & Son as the preferred contractor for the £260m Great Charles Street neighbourhood project in Birmingham city centre, the UK.
London Borough of Tower Hamlets has selected Bouygues UK to build the 94 council home Locksley D, which is the fourth phase of the £37.1m project.
A 1 Lohne Bramsche, a joint venture (JV) between Johann Bunte Bauunternehmung and Strabag has secured a €600m contract to widen nearly 30km on the A1 motorway in Lower Saxony, Germany.
BAM Construction has secured a £29m deal in Dartford, Kent for the construction of the Stone Lodge School.
The Land Transport Authority (LTR) of Singapore had broken ground on Johor Bahru – Singapore Rapid Transit System (RTS) Link in the city-state, with the ceremony held at the RTS Link Woodlands North station site.
UK-based construction company Interserve Construction has announced the completion of its theatre refurbishment project at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, the UK.
Sacramento-headquartered California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has awarded the Cosumnes Bridge Parent Package to US-based infrastructure company Granite as part of the $48m Construction Manager/General Contractor (CMGC) contract for the Cosumnes Bridge Replacement Project in California.
Transport for London (TfL) has secured approval from the Ealing Council for its proposal to deliver 852 new homes at Bollo Lane, Acton.
Sawafi Borets, a joint venture of Sawafi Al-Jazeera Oilfield Products & Services and Russia’s Borets International, has broken ground on a 21,000m2 headquarters and production facility in the King Salman Energy Park (SPARK) of the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia.