Developer Grosvenor Britain & Ireland has submitted an outline planning application to the West Oxfordshire District Council for the Oxfordshire Garden Village scheme in the UK.
Construction and engineering firm John Sisk & Son has signed a contract with developer Osborne+Co to construct a £150m new campus for Santander Bank in Milton Keynes, UK.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide a loan of €50m for the development of UNIT.City, Ukraine’s first vertically integrated innovation park.
Perdaman Industries had awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to a joint venture of Clough and Saipem for the construction of its urea plant in Karratha, Australia.
Watpac is set to commence construction on the diversified property group Quintessential Equity’s A$220m ($151.9m) Civic Precinct project in the City of Greater Geelong, the Barwon South West region of Victoria, Australia.
Health insurance firm Centene has announced plans to build new East Coast regional headquarters and technology hub in Charlotte, North Carolina in the US, with an investment of $1bn.
UK-based Morgan Sindall Construction has been selected by the University of Salford to deliver its new £65m Science, Engineering and Environmental Building (SEE Building).
The World Bank has agreed to provide €314.5m ($350m) financing for the improvement of rail connectivity and logistics in Turkey.
Vinci Energies has signed a public private partnership (PPP) contract worth €76m, with the German town of Velbert, to upgrade and operate its civic centre the Bürgerforum Niederberg.
Gammon Construction, a 50/50 joint venture between Balfour Beatty and Jardine Matheson, has been awarded HK$5.67bn (£577m) contract to construct buildings, electrical and mechanical (E&M) works for the Central Kowloon Route.
Saudi Arabia’s Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA) has commenced construction on SAR75bn ($20bn) Diriyah Gate, a new cultural and lifestyle tourism destination located in Diriyah, Riyadh.
A consortium led by two Bouygues Construction subsidiaries has been awarded contracts worth more than €100m for the construction of a sports arena and associated projects in Paris.
Amazon Australia has unveiled plans to open its first robotic fulfilment centre at Goodman’s Oakdale West Industrial Estate in Western Sydney.
The Nigerian Government is set to flag-off the construction of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation’s (NNPC) $2.8bn Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline project.
German transmission grid operators TransnetBW and TenneT have awarded contracts worth €1bn and €800m to NKT and Prysmian, respectively, for the €10bn SuedLink Corridor, which is touted to be the largest underground cable project in Germany.
Vinci Construction has secured a £47m contract for the construction of Chester Northgate, a new mixed-use project in Chester City, England.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide a $200m loan to Nepal for improving the power supply and distribution networks in the country.
The state government of Queensland in Australia has announced the start of A$481m ($331.07m) work on the Bruce Highway upgrade project between Edmonton and Gordonvale.
UK-based master planner and architect Chapman Taylor is working on the masterplan for the 1.91 million m2 mixed-use development, named The Airport City, in the coastal city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Amey, a UK-based infrastructure management company, has collaborated with Iterchimica, an Italian asphalt additives company, to trial sustainable graphene-based asphalt in Kent, UK.