UK-based construction firm Willmott Dixon has secured a £54m contract from the LTE Group to deliver the first phase of The Manchester College’s learning centre of excellence for creative and digital industries.
Amey Consulting, a provider of infrastructure services, has secured a design and development contract from the City and County of Swansea Council for the Mumbles coastal protection project.
The UK’s Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government has set out to reform the outdated planning system to deliver sustainable homes.
Irish property group Marlet has selected BAM Ireland as the main contractor for the One Lime Street residential scheme in south docklands, Dublin.
UK-based Winvic Construction has won an order worth £29m from Prologis, an industrial property firm, to build an intermodal rail freight terminal in Northamptonshire, UK.
Engineering and construction firm Aecom will axe up to 500 jobs as a result of its business restructuring in the UK and Ireland due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
UK-based infrastructure management company Amey has secured a £240m Specialist Bridge Inspection and Maintenance (SBIM) contract from Highways England for the Avonmouth and Severn Bridges.
The UK Government has allotted £560m funding for building projects at 580 academies ranging from sixth form colleges to voluntary aided schools in England.
UK-based developer Countryside has been appointed by Bracknell Forest Council as its new development partner for the next phase of Bracknell town centre’s regeneration.
Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) Transmission has appointed a joint venture of Siemens BAM, along with three other contractors, for the construction of the 600MW Shetland HVDC link to transmit energy from Shetland Islands to Great Britain.
Laing O’Rourke has secured a £123m contract from Thames Water to conduct sewage upgrade work in Beckton, UK.
Hill International has been selected by the Natural Gas Infrastructure Company of Cyprus (ETYFA) to provide owner’s engineering services for the $336m Cyprus Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Import Terminal Project.
Real estate developer Court Collaboration has secured planning approval from the Birmingham City Council in the UK for its proposed Stone Yard, a £280m residential development scheme.
Verkor, an industrial company, has announced its plans to set up a battery production facility in Europe, with support from EIT InnoEnergy, Schneider Electric and the GROUPE IDEC.
Homes England, the government’s housing agency, has selected Barratt and David Wilson Homes North West as its preferred developer to deliver 300 new homes in Macclesfield, UK.
Northvolt, a Swedish battery developer, has raised $1.6bn in debt to finance the ongoing construction of its large-scale lithium-ion battery manufacturing plant in Skellefteå, Sweden.
Urban&Civic and The Wellcome Trust, a charitable foundation, have signed a partnership deal with the UK local authorities, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council and Hampshire County Council, to develop a £1.2bn new residential project in the UK.
UK-based Morrison Construction has announced that it will commence work on a primary and two new secondary schools in Winchburgh, West Lothian next month.
Bowmer + Kirkland Group has been selected as the main contractor by developer MEPC for the development of 4 Angel Square speculative office at NOMA neighbourhood in Manchester, UK.
Willmott Dixon has been selected by property developer Cubex for the construction of a new office development in Bristol city, UK.