The Philippines’ Department of Transportation (DOTr) has awarded two civil works contracts, worth around PHP38bn ($728m) in total, for the $6.1bn Malolos–Clark Railway Project.
The board of Indian Oil (IndianOil) has given green light to build an integrated para-xylene (PX) and purified terephthalic acid (PTA) complex project at Paradip, Odisha, with an investment of INR138.05bn ($1.8bn).
UAE-based Arada Developments has awarded a contract worth AED423m ($115m) to Best Building Contracting Company for the construction of East Village, the second phase of Sharjah megaproject, Aljada.
Hill International has been selected by the Natural Gas Infrastructure Company of Cyprus (ETYFA) to provide owner’s engineering services for the $336m Cyprus Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Import Terminal Project.
The United States Tennis Association (USTA), Tiger Woods’ TGR Foundation, the Walt Disney Company, philanthropist Doug Kimmelman and the Karsh Family Foundation have committed $50m to build a new academic and athletic complex in Los Angeles, California.
The UAE has commissioned the first reactor out of the four units in the $24.4bn Barakah nuclear power plant (NPP) in the Dhafra Region of Abu Dhabi.
Real estate developer Court Collaboration has secured planning approval from the Birmingham City Council in the UK for its proposed Stone Yard, a £280m residential development scheme.
Verkor, an industrial company, has announced its plans to set up a battery production facility in Europe, with support from EIT InnoEnergy, Schneider Electric and the GROUPE IDEC.
The Quebec Ministry of Transportation has awarded a €726m contract to the consortium Renouveau La Fontaine that includes VINCI subsidiaries Eurovia, DodinCampenon Bernard and Pomerleau to rehabilitate Louis Hippolyte Lafontaine Tunnel and its access roads.
LaGuardia Airport in New York, US has announced the opening of the second light-filled concourse and seven new gates at Terminal B.
Canada-based real estate company Dream Unlimited has broken ground on C$2.5bn ($1.86bn) Alpine Park, a mixed-use scheme in Distillery District, Toronto.
Homes England, the government’s housing agency, has selected Barratt and David Wilson Homes North West as its preferred developer to deliver 300 new homes in Macclesfield, UK.
Northvolt, a Swedish battery developer, has raised $1.6bn in debt to finance the ongoing construction of its large-scale lithium-ion battery manufacturing plant in Skellefteå, Sweden.
Saudi Arabia-based ACWA Power has selected Shanghai Electric as the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor to build the fifth phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Solar Park, to be located near Dubai, UAE.
Urban&Civic and The Wellcome Trust, a charitable foundation, have signed a partnership deal with the UK local authorities, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council and Hampshire County Council, to develop a £1.2bn new residential project in the UK.
UK-based Morrison Construction has announced that it will commence work on a primary and two new secondary schools in Winchburgh, West Lothian next month.
Bowmer + Kirkland Group has been selected as the main contractor by developer MEPC for the development of 4 Angel Square speculative office at NOMA neighbourhood in Manchester, UK.
Willmott Dixon has been selected by property developer Cubex for the construction of a new office development in Bristol city, UK.
Highways England, the government-owned agency that develops roads and motorways, has announced that it will invest £114m to improve roads, pavements and bridges in East of England over the next one year.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has commenced operations of the new 400/132kV substation in Dubai South.