Swedish construction and project development company Skanska has won a SEK1.8bn ($199m) order for the development of an office project, Citygate, in Gothenburg, Sweden.
The UK government has announced a £2bn funding for Network Rail in Wales and Borders to upgrade the network to improve safety of passengers and ensure reliable transportation for passengers and freight customers.
UK-based construction company J Murphy & Sons has secured a contract from Irish Water to design, construct and commission a covered storage reservoir at Stillorgan, which will safeguard the drinking water supply for 200,000 people in south Dublin.
British financial services groups Legal & General has agreed to fund the development of Unity Square in Nottingham as the regional hub of HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).
The UK government has launched its first Energy Investment Portfolio worth £5bn, under which energy and infrastructure projects across the country will be promoted to global investors as part of a new portfolio of opportunities.
Manchester Airports Group (MAG) has secured approval from the Uttlesford District Council for its planning application to increase the capacity of London Stansted Airport from 35 million passengers to 43 million a year.
BAM Construction’s North West team has been appointed by the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) to design and construct a Welcome Building and lake at RHS Garden Bridgewater on the site of the former Worsley New Hall, UK.
TransStroyMekhanizatsiya (TSM), a subsidiary of Russian heavy construction company Mostotrest, has won a RUB5.1bn ($75m) contract from the Voronezh Region Transport and Road Department to build the Southeast Bobrov Bypass in the Bobrov Municipal District.
Scottish company Morrison Construction has been appointed for the construction of the University of Edinburgh’s new Health and Wellbeing Centre at 7 Bristo Square, to promote health and wellbeing for students.
ITM Monitoring, a SOCOTEC Group company, has secured a contract from Transport for London (TfL) to provide critical baseline measurements, including manual monitoring of the surrounding assets such as the Emirates Air Line and Docklands Light Railway viaduct, for the £1bn Silvertown Tunnel, a twin-bore road tunnel under the Thames in east London.
Zaha Hadid Architects, together with TPO Pride Architects (Russia), has been selected as one of the consortiums to build the new Rublyovo-Arkhangelskoye smart city in Russia.
Amey Consulting has won a £49.7m contract to design the motorways and major A roads in Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Cheshire and South Lancashire in the North West of the UK.
Swedish construction and development company Skanska will invest €170m (SEK1.8bn) in the third phase of Generation Park, an office project located in Warsaw, Poland.
A joint venture between Hammerson and Ballymore has unveiled revised proposals for the regeneration of the Bishopsgate Goodsyard to create a 10-acre, mixed-use urban quarter in Shoreditch, east London.
Toshiba has decided to wind up NuGeneration (NuGen), a subsidiary formed for the construction of a nuclear power plant on the West Cumbria coast in northwest England, and withdraw from the project.
Birmingham City Council and The NEC Group have launched the NEC Masterplan and unveiled plans for the development of the NEC Campus in Solihull, a town in the West Midlands, England.
BRA Bygg has won a contract worth more than SEK2bn $223m for the construction of the Geely Innovation Center at Lindholmen in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Ed. Züblin, a subsidiary of Strabag, has secured a contract worth €108m to construct the Bertolt Brecht School (BBS), a cooperative school centre, in Nuremberg, Germany.
Peel Land and Property (Peel L&P) has submitted a planning application for a logistics and advanced manufacturing development on a site adjacent to Doncaster Sheffield Airport (DSA), UK, which is part of the airport’s wider site, Aero Centre Yorkshire.
Highways England has announced contracts worth up to £8.7bn of work on motorways and major A roads in the UK to ensure better planned roadworks and more reliable journeys.