Construction has commenced for North London’s £100m recycling facilities at Edmonton EcoPark, as part of the North London Waste Authority’s plan for a new sustainable waste hub, the North London Heat and Power Project (NLHPP).
Swedish construction company NCC has secured a contract worth SEK400m ($47.1m) to build new electrical substation buildings for Värtan Station in Stockholm, Sweden.
Caverion, a Finnish building services and industrial services company, has signed a contract with construction company YIT to provide technical solutions for Keilalampi property in Finland.
Kier, a UK-based construction company, has been selected by Swansea Council to convert Bay Studios in Swansea into a field hospital with 850 beds for NHS to deal with COVID-19 pandemic in Wales.
Taste and nutrition company Kerry Group has announced plans to invest $125m to expand its food manufacturing facility in Rome, Georgia of the US.
UK-based construction services firm ISG has secured a contract from media company Sky to build an innovation centre at its west London campus.
Abu Dhabi-based master developer Modon Properties has awarded three contracts worth AED2.374bn ($646.2m) to deliver infrastructure works for the second and fifth phases of Riyadh City South project in the UAE.
Hyperscale data centre company AirTrunk has announced plans to develop a 110MW data centre in Sydney’s north (SYD2).
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has awarded a contract worth AED982m ($267m) to a consortium of Ghantoot Transport and General Contracting and Ghantoot Gulf Contracting for the construction of its new headquarters, called Al-Shera’a (Arabic for sail).
Japan-based urban landscape developer Mori Building has commenced construction on JPY580bn (£4.48bn) urban regeneration project, Toranomon-Azabudai District Category 1 Urban Redevelopment Project, in central Tokyo.
UK-based construction company Balfour Beatty has won a contract worth £37m to build two community hospitals in Scotland, UK.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to provide $200m (£158.9m) in financing for the construction of City Centre Almaza, a new retail and entertainment centre in Egypt.
Pennon Group, the parent company of Viridor, has announced plans to construct the UK’s biggest plastics recycling plant at Avonmouth, near Bristol.
Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) and Diamond Developers, a company that develops sustainable communities in the UAE, have begun work on AED2bn ($544m) Sharjah Sustainable City, the first urban mixed-use project in the emirate.
Mercedes-Benz Cars, a unit of German automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz belonging to automotive corporation Daimler, will establish a battery factory at the Polish site in Jawor as part of its electric initiative.
Polish company Porto, Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (BGK) and the European Investment Bank (EIB) are financing POSEJDON office and service complex, a modern and pro-ecological construction project planned in Szczecin, Poland.
Google will invest €600m to establish its next European data centre near the town of Fredericia in western Denmark.
Ed. Züblin, a subsidiary of Strabag, has secured a contract worth €108m to construct the Bertolt Brecht School (BBS), a cooperative school centre, in Nuremberg, Germany.
Public works authority Ashghal has signed contracts worth $275m for the construction of six new health projects in Qatar.
Construction firm Bouygues UK has won a contract from EDF Energy to deliver the first phase of ancillary buildings at its Hinkley Point C (HPC) nuclear power station in Somerset, England.