OneWeb Satellites, a joint venture between satellite-based internet provider OneWeb and space company Airbus, has broken ground on its $85M high-volume satellite manufacturing factory in Exploration Park, Florida.
LINK 427 has secured a contract from Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) to design, build, finance and maintain the Highway 427 expansion project in Canada.
The UK’s department for business, energy and industrial strategy has given the go-ahead to the development of the underground Keuper gas storage facility in Cheshire.
Attarat Power Company (APCO), a subsidiary of Enefit, has achieved financial closure for the construction of an oil shale fired power station and open cast mine in Jordan.
Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) and CRRC Sifang America have broken ground on a new $100M rail car manufacturing facility on the southeast side of Chicago.
Contractor Multiplex has topped out Hengyi Pacific’s $170M residential tower in Melbourne’s CBD.
Beijing Zhonghang Zhucheng Airport Construction Consulting Co., Ltd (Zhonghang Zhucheng) has appointed Arup Group Limited to provide engineering services for the reconstruction and extension of Lhasa Gonggar International Airport (LXA) in Tibet.
Plans to build a 40-storey residential tower in Manchester, UK, have been unveiled by Ask Real Estate Limited (AREL) and SimpsonHaugh and Partners at MIPIM.
Emaar Properties revealed plans to build a residential project in Dubai, UAE.
Salini Impregilo has signed a $435M contract with Meydan Group LLC to build the Meydan One Mall in Dubai [pictured], UAE.
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has announced plans to invest $100M in the 720MW Karot run-of-river hydropower project in Pakistan.
Armada Hoffler Properties has partnered with Spandrel Development Partners to build new purpose-built student apartments in downtown Charleston [pictured], South Carolina.
Airport authority Groupe Aéroports de Paris (ADP) has secured a tender from the Government of Bahrain to design and perform supervision work for a new air traffic control (ATC) centre at Bahrain International Airport.
The City of Cardiff Council planning committee has approved Redrow’s £2bn ‘garden city’ in Cardiff, UK.
BAM Ireland has been awarded a contract by the Bolands Quay Development Group for the construction of the Bolands Quay Development in Dublin’s south docklands.
Northvolt is set to build a €4bn lithium-ion battery factory in Sweden.
Skanska has secured a £73M contract from Helical Plc to refurbish the 207 Old Street building in London, UK.
The UK construction industry could fail to keep nearly 200,000 jobs if the UK loses access to the EU single market, says the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
Australia-based engineering firm RCR Tomlinson has secured a contract worth over $80M from Edify Energy and Wirsol Energy for the first phase of the Gannawarra Solar Farm in Victoria, Australia.
The government of Canada has given the go-ahead to NOVA Gas Transmission’s (NGTL) $439M Towerbirch Expansion Project.