A consortium of Oxford Properties, CIMIC subsidiary CPB Contractors and Grocon has been awarded a contract worth about A$463m (£255.5m) by the New South Wales (NSW) Government to build the new Sydney Metro City & Southwest Pitt Street Station.
Swiss electrical equipment manufacturer ABB has broken ground on its new manufacturing and research facility in Kangqiao near Shanghai, China.
L&T Construction, the construction unit of Indian technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate L&T, has been awarded EPC contracts in India.
Suez NWS, a joint venture between French environmental services provider Suez and NWS Holdings, has been selected for a €1bn (£893m) wastewater treatment contract in Dongying Chemical Industry Park in Shandong province, China.
The Singapore Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded two contracts, together worth S$739.5m (£434.51m), for the construction of five stations and associated viaducts on the Jurong Region Line (JRL).
Acciona and its partners Plenary Group and Cintra Infraestructuras have commissioned the final section of the Toowomba Second Range Crossing (TSRC) in the Australian state of Queensland.
L&T Construction, the construction unit of Indian technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate L&T, has won a contract from the City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra (CIDCO) for the construction of 23,432 residential units with on-site infrastructure works at various locations in Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra.
Motherson Sumi Systems (MSSL), an Indian company that manufactures automotive wiring harnesses, has broken ground on a production facility at Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) Al Hamra Industrial Zone in the UAE.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India have signed a $350m (£285m) loan to rehabilitate and upgrade about 850km of state highways and major district roads in the state of Chhattisgarh.
US-based hospitality firm Standard International, the parent company of The Standard, has announced the opening of The Standard, Huruvalhi Maldives resort near Male.
Hong Kong-based real estate company Hang Lung Properties has announced the opening of Conrad Shenyang hotel at its Forum 66, a commercial development comprising a shopping mall and Grade A office towers, in China.
L&T Construction, the construction subsidiary of technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate Larsen & Toubro, has won an EPC contract from Navi Mumbai International Airport (NMIAPL) for the Greenfield Navi Mumbai International Airport in Mumbai, India.
British industrial gases and engineering company Linde has broken ground on a $1.4bn (£1.15bn) integrated manufacturing complex at its gasification facility on Jurong Island in Singapore.
Design and architecture studio Heatherwick Studio has unveiled designs for a ‘planted pergola’ complex at the heart of the new Toranomon-Azabudai district in Tokyo, Japan.
Australian developer Crown Group has unveiled plans for an A$1bn (£550m) luxury waterfront residential precinct on the Jakarta waterfront in Indonesia.
The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to provide financial assistance for rehabilitation work at Tajikistan’s Qairokkum hydropower plant.
UK-based security solutions provider Smiths Detection has opened a new training and experience centre in India to serve airport clients.
Chinese solar panel maker Risen Energy has broken ground on its 2.5GW heterojunction cell and module manufacturing facility in Ninghai county in the city of Ningbo, Zhejiang province, China.
Japan-based urban landscape developer Mori Building has commenced construction on JPY580bn (£4.48bn) urban regeneration project, Toranomon-Azabudai District Category 1 Urban Redevelopment Project, in central Tokyo.
Duke Kunshan University, a Chinese-American partnership of Wuhan University and Duke University, has broken ground on the second phase of its sustainable campus expansion project in Jiangsu province, China.