Zaha Hadid Architects has announced that construction on the new exhibition and conference centre, a part of the Chengdu’s Unicorn Island masterplan, in Sichuan province, West China is nearing completion.
UK-based construction firm Kier has been selected as the preferred bidder to deliver Gresham’s School’s new £19m ($24.7m) science, technology, engineering, arts and maths (STEAM) facility in Holt, Norfolk.
The state government of Western Australia (WA) has issued a request for proposal (RFP) seeing bids from potential contractors to construct the Morley-Ellenbrook Line, as part of the METRONET project.
Foremost Companies, a premier land investment firm, has unveiled the first two neighbourhoods at master-planned community, Deerlake Ranch, located in the hillsides of Chatsworth in California, US.
Kerjaya Prospek Group has secured a contract worth MYR617m ($151m) from Aspen Group for the construction of a luxury residential project in Penang, Malaysia.
UK-based construction firm Kier has been selected by Crawley Borough Council and property investment and development firm Westrock to deliver the new Crawley Town Hall in the UK.
A team of construction firm Hensel Phelps, architecture company SmithGroup and architecture and design firm AVRP Studios has completed the $244m expansion of Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center in Chula Vista, California.
Liquefied natural gas (LNG) supplier Eagle LNG has selected Matrix Service as the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor for the construction of the Jacksonville LNG Export Facility in Jacksonville, Florida.
Hard Rock International and Spectacle Entertainment have broken ground on a $400m entertainment complex, named Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana, in Gary, Indiana of the US.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to provide a loan of $137m for the construction of 202km road in Mongolia.
Arizona State University (ASU), together with the officials from the City of Mesa, has broken ground on new $73.5m academic building, named ASU @ Mesa City Center, in downtown Mesa, Arizona.
UK-based property development firm Quintain has awarded a £130m ($169.7m) contract to McLaren Construction to deliver the fourth development at Wembley Park in the UK.
Finnish construction company YIT is set to start construction on Kankaan Arkki, an office block in the city of Jyväskylä, Finland.
Anglo-Australian metals and mining firm Rio Tinto has awarded contract, valued A$400m ($275.9m), to engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company Mondiumfor the Western Turner Syncline phase two (WTS2) mine in Western Australia.
Swedish construction and civil engineering company Peab has secured a NOK784m ($88.3m) contract from Nye Veier for the extension of E6 between Kvål and Melhus in Norway.
Ineos Styrolution, a German styrenics supplier, has announced its plans to build a new ABS plant in China with a planned annual capacity of 600,000 tonnes.
UAE-based renewable energy company Masdar has signed an agreement with Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Energy to build a 200MW solar photovoltaic (PV) project in Azerbaijan.
US-based Spirit Airlines has broken ground on its new $250m corporate headquarters in Dania Beach, Florida near Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL).
US-based real estate firm Hines along with USAA Real Estate and Philena Properties have commenced construction on West Edge, a mixed-use development in Los Angeles, US.
Fraser Crossing Partners, a 50/50 joint venture between Aecon and Acciona, has been selected as the preferred proponent by the Province of British Columbia to construct the new Pattullo Bridge replacement over the Fraser River in the Greater Vancouver area.