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.
Arada, a property development company, has unveiled a new garden villa community at Aljada in Sharjah, the capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Real estate firm Hines has commenced construction on Wildflower Ranch, a new residential community located north of Fort Worth in north Texas, US.
Walsh Construction, a US-based contractor, has completed the rehabilitation of the 104-year-old Cook County Hospital building into a dual-branded Hyatt Place and Hyatt House hotel.
The UK’s Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government has set out to reform the outdated planning system to deliver sustainable homes.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.
The UK Government has allotted £560m funding for building projects at 580 academies ranging from sixth form colleges to voluntary aided schools in England.
Global construction firm Multiplex, on behalf of Schiavello Group, has announced the completion of the A$1bn ($713.9m) mixed-use scheme, M-City Monash in Clayton’s former warehousing district in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
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.
UAE-based Arada Developments has awarded a contract worth AED423m ($115m) to Best Building Contracting Company for the construction of East Village, the second phase of Sharjah megaproject, Aljada.
The United States Tennis Association (USTA), Tiger Woods’ TGR Foundation, the Walt Disney Company, philanthropist Doug Kimmelman and the Karsh Family Foundation have committed $50m to build a new academic and athletic complex in Los Angeles, California.
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.
Canada-based real estate company Dream Unlimited has broken ground on C$2.5bn ($1.86bn) Alpine Park, a mixed-use scheme in Distillery District, Toronto.
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.