Murphy has secured a contract worth £35m from the National Grid to replace one of two high-voltage underground cables near Croydon in South London.
Bolton Council and Beijing Construction and Engineering Group International (BCEGI) have agreed on heads of terms for the Chinese company to join a consortium that will execute the £1bn town centre regeneration project.
A joint venture of Australian student accommodation provider Campus Living Villages (CLV) and British fund manager of core infrastructure assets Equitix has been appointed by the University of Bristol for new accommodation projects.
UK-based consultancy and construction company Mace has secured approval from South Cambridgeshire and Cambridge City planning authorities for a 200,000ft² commercial development on the site of Cambridge Science Park.
US-based EPC and project management company Bechtel has been selected by Horizon Nuclear Power as project management contractor for a new, two-reactor nuclear plant in Wales, UK.
Wärtsilä will construct a €200mSmart Technology Hub, a new centre of research, product development and production, in Vaskiluoto, Vaasa, Finland.
Swedish construction company NCC has signed an agreement with Danica Pension to build 50 apartments in Hellerup, just north of Copenhagen, Denmark.
UK-based smart infrastructure solutions company Costain has won a technology contract from Highways England to design, install and implement one of the first pilot connected vehicle corridors on a live road, in collaboration with Highways England, the Department for Transport, Transport for London (TfL) and Kent County Council.
A consortium, led by SNC-Lavalin Group company Atkins, has been appointed to prepare a new masterplan to transform Sheffield Midland Railway Station for the arrival of HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) services.
UK-based infrastructure support service provider Amey, in a joint venture with GE Power’s Grid Solutions business, has secured a four-year extension to the Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks’ (SSEN) 400kV framework for the civil and electrical design, build and commissioning of 400kV, 275kV and 132kV substations in Scotland.
Spanish construction and civil engineering company OHL has won a €44.6m contract from Puertos Canarios, affiliated with the Canary Government’s Ministry of Public Works, for the expansion of the Port of Agaete, located on the Gran Canaria Island, Spain.
French road, rail and urban infrastructure company Eurovia has signed an agreement with Salini Impregilo Group of Italy to acquire the Lane Asphalt Plants and Paving division of its subsidiary Lane Construction, US, for a total consideration of $555m.
The UK Department for Transport (DfT) has approved plans for the construction of a 3.5km bypass in Congleton and will provide £45m to the £75m project.
Birmingham City Council has submitted a planning application for the development of the residential element of the Commonwealth Games Village in Perry Barr, taking Birmingham’s plans to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games a step ahead.
Fraport, which owns and operates Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany, has received permission from the building inspectorate of the City of Frankfurt for the construction of Pier G at the airport.
Nordic construction, infrastructure and property development company NCC has secured a contract from municipal property company Örebroporten Fastigheter to construct a cultural district (Kulturkvarteret) in Örebro, Sweden.
A consortium comprising support services and construction group Interserve, fund and asset management firm Equitix and on-campus student accommodation developer and operator Campus Living Villages UK, has won a £105m project from Durham University.
Finnish consulting and engineering services company Pöyry has won an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) contract from SunPine for the expansion of SunPine Biorefinery project in Piteå, Sweden.
Mace has secured approval from the Sheffield City Council for a mixed-use residential and student development on Hoyle Street in the centre of Sheffield.
A consortium, comprising PORR, Hinteregger (a subsidiary PORR acquired in 2017) as well as joint venture partners from Italy, has signed a contract worth around €1bnwith the European Brenner Base Tunnel (BBT) project company to build Lot H51 Pfons-Brenner of the Brenner Base Tunnel in Austria.