Shaftesbury and Capital & Counties Properties (Capco), two major property companies in London, have agreed to merge to create a combined portfolio of worth $6bn.
High Speed Two Limited (HS2) has announced the commencement of construction works of the first of its five green tunnels in Northamptonshire, UK.
Weston Homes is launching eco-friendly construction features across its £2.13bn portfolio of residential and mixed-use projects in the UK.
Balfour Beatty has been awarded around £50m contract to carry out essential upgrade works for London Underground’s Piccadilly line.
Transport for London (TfL) has launched the search for development partners to construct three new commercial office schemes at Bank, Paddington and Southwark.
HS2 Limited has signed an agreement with a property provider Bruntwood to acquire Square One on Travis Street for building Manchester’s new high-speed railway station in the UK.
Elements Europe, an offsite modular specialist, has been selected as main contractor for a £100m central London hotel and office project in the UK.
Fragrance Group has selected construction company Willmott Dixon to build a £23m full-service hotel in Torquay, UK.
Clarion Housing Group has appointed Durkan, a housebuilding and construction company, to refurbish the Sutton Dwellings, a part of Chelsea’s historic Sutton Estate in London, UK.
Ferrovial, in a consortium with French companies Spie batignolles génie civil and Spie batignolles Valérian, has secured a contract to build a part of Paris Metro line 18 in France.
ISG has been appointed by Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) Real Assets for the £40m redevelopment of its Tempo office building in Maidenhead, UK.
Quadrum, a real estate development and investment management and advisory group, has chosen BAM Construction to deliver its sustainable office redevelopment at 11 Belgrave Road, Victoria, London.
Lambeth Council has given approval to plan for construction of a major new office and culture complex at ITV Studio’s former headquarters site in South Bank of London.
Canary Wharf Group (CWG) and Kadans Science Partner have partnered to establish a joint venture (JV) to build a life-science, wet lab enabled building.
Planning application has been filed for £250m Stonebridge Place residential project in Wembley, UK.
The City of Edinburgh Council in Scotland has selected a consortium of Graham, Miller Homes and Panacea Property Development to provide a multi-million-pound regeneration housing scheme at Meadowbank.
Dominvs Group has secured approval from the planning authorities for the construction of a 713-bed student accommodation scheme in Hammersmith, west London.
Kier has been appointed as the only contractor to all 12 lots of Manchester Airports Group’s (MAG) £700m Capital Works framework.
Swedish construction and development firm Skanska has secured a contract worth $299m (SEK2.9bn) to construct a new mixed-use commercial development in Victoria, London, UK.
Construction company Laing O’Rourke has secured a contract from Britain’s Derwent London to build a ten-storey commercial, retail, and residential mixed-use project called 19-35 Baker Street in London.