The construction arm of Indian firm Larsen & Toubro (L&T) announced that its Buildings & Factories business’s unit Commercial and Residential Spaces has secured a contract to build a residential project as well as an office space in Mumbai, India.
Legal & General has announced that it will fund the University of Oxford’s new sciences building to serve as a new home for the departments of Zoology, Plant Sciences and Experimental Psychology.
Construction firm OHL USA has been awarded a $368m design-build project to convert the South Corridor (South Dade Transitway) in Florida into a Bus Rapid Transit Project (BRT).
The Government of New South Wales (NSW) has awarded a contract worth A$370m ($260m) to AW Edwards to construct Sydney Metro’s new Crows Nest Station.
Argent, a UK-based property developer, has submitted a planning application to Birmingham City Council for Octagon residential tower at the Paradise redevelopment site in Birmingham.
Engie, a regeneration specialist, is set to commence work on a £34m energy-efficient housing development in Rastrick, West Yorkshire after signing a contract with Yorkshire Housing.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the start of construction of a mixed-use redevelopment project under the Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) in Batavia.
UK-based property development company Cole Waterhouse has secured planning consent from Salford City Council for its Anchorage Gateway development in the UK.
MELconnx Consortium has been awarded the main construction contract worth A$700m ($495.4m) by the state government of Western Australia for the METRONET Morley-Ellenbrook rail line in Australia.
US-based infrastructure company Granite has been appointed as construction manager/general contractor (CM/GC) for the $257m rehabilitation project in California, US.
UK-based construction services provider Willmott Dixon has secured work on two transformative projects worth more than £100m in Rochdale, UK.
St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, has broken ground on The St. Regis Cap Cana Resort & Residences in the Dominican Republic.
Morgan Sindall Construction has been selected by the University of Salford in the UK to construct £13m North of England Robotics Innovation Centre.
Andion Global, a provider of waste-to-energy solutions, has been selected by a Norwegian company Biokraft for the construction of the Skogn II liquid biogas (LBG) production facility in Norway.
UK-based regeneration specialist Vistry Partnerships has secured a contract from Populo Living, a wholly-owned housing company of Newham Council, to deliver £62m Plaistow Hub regeneration project in the UK.
The InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has started construction of its first avid branded hotel in Canada.
A consortium of BESIX’s firm Six Construct and Jan De Nul Group has secured a contract worth AED371m (€90.4m) to expand the port of Fujairah in Dibba, the second largest city of the emirate of Fujairah in the UAE, located along the Gulf of Oman.
South Korea-based Hyundai Motor Group has broken ground on its innovation centre in Singapore that will entail an investment of S$400m ($294.2m).
UK-based Stoford Development has submitted plans for Pets at Home’s new national storage and distribution centre in Staffordshire, UK.
UK-based WRW Construction has begun work on £23m Sunnyside Wellness Village Scheme, an integrated health and wellbeing village in Bridgend, UK.