The UK Government has announced £120m to conduct repairs for strengthening the country’s defences against flood water and £200m to help more than 25 areas in the country to develop new actions to improve their resilience to flooding.
Caverion, a Finnish building services and industrial services company, has signed a contract with construction company YIT to provide technical solutions for Keilalampi property in Finland.
sPower, a US-based independent power producer, has secured a commitment of $350m in tax equity funding for its 620MW (Direct Current) Spotsylvania Solar Energy Center in Spotsylvania County, Virginia.
US-based multifamily developer Mill Creek Residential and QuadReal Property Group, a real estate investment firm, have formed a joint venture to invest up to $421m to build multifamily communities in the US.
South Korea-based construction firm GS Engineering and Construction (GS Engineering) has received a contract worth SGD639.5m ($450m) from Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) for the design and construction of an Integrated Train Testing Centre (ITTC).
Interserve Construction has been appointed by Hertfordshire County Council to deliver the final phase of key improvements to the A602 road, between Tonwell and Watton-at-Stone, in the UK.
UK-based property developer Cole Waterhouse has submitted a full planning application to Birmingham City Council for the 5.11-acre site at Upper Trinity Street in Digbeth, Birmingham.
White Construction, a subsidiary of Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives (IEA), has secured a $65m contract to build a 150MW wind farm in northern Iowa, US.
UK-based construction firm BAM has completed construction on new £40m wharf at British Antarctic Survey’s (BAS) Rothera Research Station in Antarctica.
Later living business Inspired Villages has secured approval from the Reigate and Banstead Borough Council for its plan to build a £215m retirement village in Surrey, UK.
Natural gas distributor firmus energy has reappointed Kier to provide natural gas distribution infrastructure services in Northern Ireland.
US-based Rastegar Property Company has unveiled plans to build a 270-unit residential condominium tower in Dallas, US.
Canadian Solar’s subsidiary Recurrent Energy has secured approval from the Mississippi Public Service Commission for the construction of the 100MW Sunflower solar power plant in the state.
Rail Projects Victoria (RPV) in Australia has selected Arup, a UK-based firm, as its rail operational planning adviser for the expansion of the rail network in the region.
L&T Construction’s heavy civil infrastructure business has been awarded two contracts to build Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) Infrastructure in Uttar Pradesh, India.
Finland's technology group Wärtsilä has been awarded two EPC contracts, worth over €190m, for two gas-fired power plants in Latin America.
Swedish construction company NCC has secured a contract worth SEK285m ($28.5m) from HSB Gothenburg for the construction of 135 tenant-owner apartments in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Stantec has been selected to design and offer engineering services to convert a portion of the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, Illinois into a temporary hospital for treating novel coronavirus (COVID-19) patients.
High Speed 2 (HS2) has secured approval from the Department for Transport (DfT) to issue a notice to proceed to the four main civil construction contractors (MWCC) working on the project.
Hines, Urban Atlantic, and Triden Development Group along with joint venture partner Bridge Investment Group have acquired a 1.5-acre site at The Parks at Walter Reed to develop a multifamily property in Washington, DC.