Infrastructure construction company McConnell Dowell has won a contract from PUB, Singapore’s national water agency, to carry out site development works for the Tuas Water Reclamation Plant (TWRP) in Singapore.
The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, has inaugurated the country’s first Armoured Systems Complex (ASC) in the private sector, built by the Indian construction giant Larsen & Toubro (L&T).
Gammon Construction, a 50:50 Far East joint venture of infrastructure group Balfour Beatty and Asian conglomerate Jardine Matheson, has won a contract from Gold Topmont for the HK$2.9bn (£289m) Homantin luxury residential project in the Homantin area in Kowloon, Hong Kong.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will provide a loan of up to $240m to JSC Uzbekenergo to improve power supply in south Uzbekistan by creating additional generation capacity at the Talimarjan Power Plant (TPP).
Data centre company Equinix has unveiled plans to expand Platform Equinix with the construction of SG4, the company’s fourth, $85m International Business Exchange (IBX) data centre in Singapore.
A Chinese consortium comprising Sichuan Road and Bridge Group, Shamim Enterprise and UDC Construction has signed a public-private partnership (PPP) concession contract with the Government of Bangladesh to upgrade the Dhaka Bypass.
British architectural design and engineering firm Foster + Partners has unveiled designs for a 350m global headquarters of China Merchants Bank in Shenzhen, China.
L&T Construction, a subsidiary of L&T, has won orders worth INR10.6bn ($151m) from clients in India.
Kai Tak Sports Park has won a contract from the Hong Kong government for the design, construction and operation of the HK$29.993bn ($3bn) Kai Tak Sports Park.
Van Don International Airport, the first international airport in Vietnam, has been opened in Quang Ninh province, which is home to the UNESCO World Heritage site Halong Bay, 220km from the capital Hanoi.
Indian construction giant Larsen & Toubro (L&T) announced that its construction arm has won orders worth INR23.57bn ($337.36m) in the domestic market.
Singapore Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded six contracts totalling S$3.14bn ($2.3bn) to design and construct the tunnels and commuter facilities, including pedestrian overhead bridges and bus stops, for six sections of the North-South Corridor (NSC).
German adhesive manufacturing company Covestro has broken ground on a new €100m manufacturing line for polycarbonate (PC) films at Map Ta Phut Industrial Estate in Thailand.
Australian renewables developer Edify Energy has secured an approval from the New South Wales Department of Planning and Environment for its new A$407m ($294.4m) solar farm at Darlington Point near Griffith in New South Wales.
L&T Construction, the construction subsidiary of L&T, has won orders worth INR32.33bn ($458m) across business segments in India and abroad.
France-based Nexans has won a full turnkey contract worth more than €100m from the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) for a submarine link of the Mindanao Visayas Interconnection Project (MVIP) with the national grid.
Megawide Construction, an engineering and infrastructure conglomerate based in the Philippines, has won an EPC contract from HTLand for the Mandani Bay Quay Phase 2, a waterfront development in Mandaue City, Cebu, Philippines.
Gammon Construction, a 50:50 Far East joint venture of Balfour Beatty and Jardine Matheson, has won an HKD5.5bn (£551.9m) works contract (L2) of the Lyric Theatre Complex and extended basement for the final stage of the theatre development in Hong Kong.
Malaysian oil and gas services company Sapura Energy has secured contracts worth RM1.75bn ($417m) for projects in Mexico and Malaysia.
CapitaLand has won a bid for a mixed-use scheme on a 4.7-hectare greenfield site in Huangpu district within Guangzhou Science City in Guangzhou, China, for RMB882m ($127m).