Lendlease, an Australian construction, property and infrastructure company, has won an A$476m ($335m) contract from the New South Wales (NSW) government to deliver Victoria Cross Station, a new Sydney Metro railway station, and a building above.
Katy Boardwalk District development team has announced plans for a new lakefront destination, which will serve as a hub for entertainment, community and culture, anchored by a full-service conference centre hotel, and a 90-acre nature preserve in Katy, Texas, US.
BAM Construct UK has won a contract from King’s Cross Central Limited Partnership (KCCLP) for the development at King’s Cross in London where technology company Facebook will acquire 611,000ft² of office space across three buildings.
Ground was broken on Monroe Blocks, a mixed-use development in Detroit, Michigan, and Danish architecture company Schmidt Hammer Lassen’s first project in the US.
Dubai-based property developer Nakheel and Spain’s RIU Hotels & Resorts are constructing an AED670m ($182m), 800-room beachfront resort and water park at Deira Islands.
Argent Related, a British urban regeneration company, has secured consent from the London Borough of Haringey for a regeneration scheme in Tottenham Hale.
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has approved planning application for a £2bn redevelopment of the Elephant & Castle shopping centre in South London, where developer Delancey intends to replace the centre with a new town centre-style scheme.
Hensel Phelps Construction has won a $66m contract from the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority for new facilities and site preparation of 35 acres in the Tampa International Airport’s new SkyCenter development area.
Weston Homes, along with landowner Columbia Threadneedle, has secured a Resolution to Grant planning permission from Norwich City Council for the regeneration of Anglia Square in central Norwich, UK, into a £300m mixed-use urban quarter.
American Campus Communities (ACC), which owns, manages and develops student housing, has commenced construction on a new on-campus student housing development in a public-private partnership (PPP) with San Francisco State University (SFSU).
US-based commercial real estate advisory firm Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) has arranged a $77.2m construction loan for Block 9, a new $125m mixed-use development in downtown Fargo, North Dakota, US.
British mixed-use developer First Base and private equity real estate fund Patron Capital have selected McLaren Construction to deliver the £120m redevelopment of the former Amex House in Brighton, UK.
Australian residential property developer Crown Group has formed a strategic alliance with real estate developer Mitsubishi Estate Group to develop a new community, called Mastery by Crown Group, in Sydney, Australia.
Australian construction company Multiplex has completed the A$81m ($58.6m) Biomedical Learning and Teaching Building for Monash University’s Clayton campus in Victoria.
Birmingham City Council has appointed Australian construction, property and infrastructure company Lendlease as the principal contractor for the Perry Barr regeneration development.
British real estate developer and Sheffield City Council’s strategic development partner Queensberry has submitted plans to the Local Planning Authority seeking approval for Block B of Heart of the City II, featuring redevelopment of Laycock House.
Australian construction company Hutchinson Builders has begun construction on Sunland Group’s flagship tower development 272 Hedges Avenue in Mermaid Beach, Queensland, Australia.
BIC Contracting (BICC), through its subsidiary, has won a contract to refurbish and redevelop the Armed Forces Officers Club and Hotel in Abu Dhabi.
Google will invest €600m to establish its next European data centre near the town of Fredericia in western Denmark.
Real estate investment company Kennedy Wilson and its equity partners have completed Capital Dock, a mixed-use development in Ireland, that is set to transform Dublin’s South Docklands.