Real estate investment manager Barings and LBS have appointed Kier to design and build their £69m sustainable mixed-use commercial building at 135 Park Street in Southwark, London, UK.
Construction company NCC has started work on an office project in central Gothenburg, Sweden.
Skanska has secured a contract from The Hospital District of Southwest Finland to construct a hospital building in Turku, Finland.
Ruskeasuon Varikkokiinteistö Oy, a subsidiary of City Transport Limited has awarded a contract, worth €101m (SEK1.1bn), for the construction of a tram and bus depot in Helsinki, Finland.
South Korea’s SeAH Wind’s proposal to build offshore wind turbine foundation factory at Teesside’s Freeport in UK has secured planning approval.
Birmingham City Council has granted permission for Three Chamberlain Square to be built as part of the £1.2bn Paradise Birmingham project.
Shaftesbury and Capital & Counties Properties (Capco), two major property companies in London, have agreed to merge to create a combined portfolio of worth $6bn.
Hercules, the foundation laying company of NCC, has been commissioned by By & Havn to renovate Langelinie Quay in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Subsea cable and umbilical supplier and servicer JDR Cable Systems (JDR) has reached final agreement under the UK government’s Offshore Wind Manufacturing Scheme (OWMIS) on financial support for its forthcoming subsea cable manufacturing facility in Cambois, near Blyth, Northumberland.
Relentless Developments has roped in property developer Salboy as joint venture partner for the delivery of the 40-storey tower at St Michaels in Manchester, UK, reported Place North West.
Global built environment consultancy firm Arup has been appointed to lead the £600m redevelopment of the Shotton Paper Mill in Deeside, UK.
Skanska has signed a contract with the Defence Infrastructure Organisation to redevelop a British Army vehicle storage and maintenance facility located in the West of England, UK.
Transport for London (TfL) has launched the search for development partners to construct three new commercial office schemes at Bank, Paddington and Southwark.
HS2 Limited has signed an agreement with a property provider Bruntwood to acquire Square One on Travis Street for building Manchester’s new high-speed railway station in the UK.
Elements Europe, an offsite modular specialist, has been selected as main contractor for a £100m central London hotel and office project in the UK.
Construction company Wihlborgs will build a new manufacturing and logistics facility of 25,000m2 at the Rausgård 21 property in southern Helsingborg, Sweden, for environmental technology company Nederman.
Skanska has secured a contract with Trondheim Postgård, owned by Reitan, to construct a new theatre and museum in Trondheim, Norway.
Gilbert-Ash has secured a contract to redevelop an eight-story building worth £28m in Manchester, UK.
Fragrance Group has selected construction company Willmott Dixon to build a £23m full-service hotel in Torquay, UK.
McLaughlin and Harvey has secured a $49m contract from Stornoway Port Authority in the UK to build a multi-purpose deep water terminal.