The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide more than $305m for the construction of the a 1.7GW combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant, Jawa-1, to be located in Cilamaya, Karawang, West Java, Indonesia.
An equal stake consortium between Vinci Construction Grands Projets and Acciona Agua has secured a contract to design and build phase 1 for the Nhieu Loc-Thi Nghe wastewater treatment plant in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Ground has been broken on the new multipurpose sports complex, Kai Tak Sports Park, in Hong Kong.
Construction firm Multiplex has been selected as preferred contractor by the Destination Brisbane Consortium (DBC) for the main works of A$3.6bn ($2.5bn) Queen’s Wharf Brisbane Integrated Resort Development in Australia.
Singapore developer GuocoLand has unveiled the concept and design of a new S$2.4bn ($1.8bn) mixed-use development in the Beach Road district, Singapore.
Westminster School, an independent day and boarding school in London, England, has broken ground on a new campus in Chengdu, the capital of southwestern China’s Sichuan province.
Japanese multinational ceramics and electronics manufacturer Kyocera has commenced construction on new facility in Shiga, Japan to produce automated equipment for “smart factory”.
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved $280m loan for two projects in Sri Lanka to improve housing conditions for low-income communities.
A joint venture of Salini Impregilo and Australia’s Clough has won a contract worth A$5.1bn (€3.228bn) for civil works and electromechanical component of the Snowy 2.0 hydroelectric power project in Australia.
Public Utilities Board (PUB), a statutory board of Singapore’s Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources, has reached closer to the completion of the Deep Tunnel Sewerage System (DTSS) Phase 2 project.
Chinese tyre maker Prinx Chengshan has broken ground on a $300m manufacturing facility at Eastern Seaboard Industrial Zone WHA EISE 3 (Chonburi) in Thailand.
L&T Construction, the construction subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro, has won large contracts in India and abroad.
L&T Construction, the construction arm of L&T, has secured orders from clients across various states in India.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved funding of $100m to modernise ageing equipment and improve power generation capacity at the Uch-Kurgan hydropower plant (HPP) along the Naryn River cascade in the Kyrgyz Republic.
L&T Construction, the construction arm of engineering company L&T, has won large contracts from clients across different states in India.
Cube Highways and Infrastructure III, an affiliate of Cube Highways and portfolio company of I Squared Capital through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund II, has entered into an agreement with Reliance Infrastructure to acquire DA Toll Road (DATRPL), a toll road in the state of Haryana/Uttar Pradesh, India.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has signed an agreement with the Government of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in Colombo to provide a Japanese ODA loan of up to JPY30.04bn (£204m) for the construction of light rail transit (LRT) system in the national capital.
Megaworld, a major developer of integrated urban townships in the Philippines, along with its subsidiary Empire East Land Holdings, is developing a 24-hectare property along F Felix Avenue in Cainta, Rizal.
Dutch company Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) has begun construction on Xinhu Hangzhou Prism, a pyramid-shaped mixed-use building, which forms the heart of Hangzhou’s Future Tech City in the new Technology Central Business District (CBD) in China.
A consortium, comprising Japanese conglomerate Marubeni Corporation and Philippine construction company DM Consunji (DMCI), has won a JPY6.9bn ($62m) electrical and mechanical contract from the Department of Transportation (DOTr) for a 4km extension with two additional stations for the Manila LRT Line 2 East extension project.