Construction firm Skanska has been selected as the main contractor by an independent developer Nord to build One Portwall Square, a new office building in Bristol city centre, UK.
Legal & General has announced that it will fund the University of Oxford’s new sciences building to serve as a new home for the departments of Zoology, Plant Sciences and Experimental Psychology.
A 50/50 joint venture (JV) between the construction engineering firms Clough and Elecnor has secured a contract worth A$1.5bn ($1.08bn) for TransGrid’s Project EnergyConnect, a proposed electricity transmission line in Australia.
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.
The Government of British Columbia, Canada has announced the selection of a preferred proponent team to design and build Phase 4 of the Kicking Horse Canyon Project near Golden.
UK-based energy company SSE has commenced work on three Scottish energy construction projects worth more than £4bn.
The World Bank has approved $130.8m in financing to support the $150.80m Uganda Roads and Bridges in the Refugee Hosting Districts Project, which aims to ease trade while improving access to social services in the West Nile sub-region of Uganda.
Komatsu Mining, a provider of advanced equipment, systems and direct services to the mining industry, has begun construction on its new headquarters and manufacturing campus in Wisconsin, US.
Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis), a Dutch marine infrastructure services company, has secured two installation orders, including a floating wind farm and a suspension bridge.
Hospitality giant Marriott International has expanded its presence in China with the inauguration of its dual-branded hotel Yinchuan, the capital of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.
UK-based construction firm Kier Group has been selected by the Department for Education (DfE) to build a £24.7m project at Dover Grammar School for Boys in the UK.
Italian oil and gas contractor Saipem has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with AGNES and QINT’X to develop a wind farm in the Adriatic Sea off the coast of Ravenna.
Real estate development company Matter Real Estate Group has commenced construction on the $400m UnCommons, a mixed-use development at Interstate 215 and Durango Drive in southwest Las Vegas, US.
Belgium-based marine engineer DEME Offshore has been awarded EPCI contract for inter-array cables for the phases A and B of the 3.6GW Dogger Bank offshore wind project in UK.
Pella Corporation, a US-based manufacturer of windows and doors, has chosen Troy, Ohio as the location for its new manufacturing facility.
Tesla, a US-based electric vehicle and alternative energy company, is planning to build a new gigafactory in Austin, Texas with an investment of $1bn.
Enel Green Power, a subsidiary of Italian energy company Enel, has started construction on a solar and storage project in Texas, US.
German utility RWE has selected GE consortium for the construction of the high voltage direct current (HVDC) electrical transmission system for the 1.4GW Sofia offshore wind farm to be located 195km in the English North Sea.
Air Products, ACWA Power and Saudi Arabia’s NEOM have signed an agreement for $5bn green hydrogen-based ammonia production facility in Saudi Arabia.
UK-based Morgan Sindall Construction has been selected by the University of Salford to deliver its new £65m Science, Engineering and Environmental Building (SEE Building).