Georgia-Pacific, a US-based pulp and paper company, has unveiled plans to construct a new $285m gypsum wallboard production facility near Sweetwater in Texas, US.
Real estate firm Hines has started construction on a multifamily residential rental project, dubbed Valdebebas 125, in Madrid, Spain.
The UK Government had granted development consent for the application of the proposed Great Yarmouth Third River Crossing project.
Westbourne Constructions has been selected by property developer Poly Global as the builder for the new $364m Spring Square, a mixed-use master-planned development in Bankstown New South Wales (NSW), Australia.
The Nottingham City Council has issued a planning consent for property investment and development group Conygar Investment’s phase 1A of the £650m Island Quarter mixed-use development in Nottingham, UK.
Spanish renewable energy developer Acciona has started construction on the new Malgarida I and II plants in Chile that will entail an investment of $170m.
Real estate regeneration firm U+I has secured planning approval for a £200m development on the Tunbridge Wells in Kent, UK.
Actis and GS Group are set to build and operate a 21MW internet data centre (IDC) in Greater Seoul, South Korea that will entail an investment of $315m.
VINCI Construction UK has secured a £14.5m contract to build a new cancer centre in Macclesfield, UK for The Christie NHS Foundation Trust.
Hill International has been awarded a contract to provide project management services for the New Administrative Capital City and 6th of October City Monorail project, the two lines of the $4bn Cairo Monorail Project in Egypt.
Sweden-based EQT Real Estate has formed a joint venture with Sigma Capital Group for the development of 3,000 build-to-rent (BTR) residential apartments in Greater London, UK.
Swedish construction firm Skanska completed the UK’s first Dutch-style roundabout at the junction of Queen Edith’s Way and Fendon Road in Cambridge.
Huntington Ingalls Industries, a US-based military shipbuilding company, has broken ground on Unmanned Systems Center of Excellence in Hampton, Virginia.
The state government of Western Australia has commenced construction on phase one of the A$175m ($125.9m) ring road around Albany.
The Research Triangle Foundation (RTF) of North Carolina in the US has broken ground on the $1.5bn Hub Research Triangle Park (RTP) scheme.
Chesterfield Borough Council has signed a funding agreement with developer Chesterfield Waterside Limited for the construction of a seven-storey office building in England, UK.
Leeds City Council has selected Marrico Asset Management and Helios Real Estate as preferred developers for a £270m redevelopment on the 2.8-acre site on Lisbon Street in Leeds, UK.
Webuild Group and its American subsidiary and its joint venture partner Lane Construction have announced that they are moving a step closer on starting the construction on a high-speed railway between Dallas and Houston in Texas.
The state government of Western Australia has selected MELconnx Consortium as the preferred proponent to design and construct the METRONET Morley-Ellenbrook rail line in Perth, Australia.
A joint venture of Turner Construction Company and US-based heavy civil infrastructure contractor Flatiron has secured a contract to build a new $2.265bn airport terminal at San Diego International Airport in the US.