Network Rail has submitted a formal request along with plans to upgrade the railway line between Huddersfield and Westtown (Dewsbury) after two rounds of public and stakeholder consultations.
GMI Construction Group has secured a contract worth £40m from Siemens Mobility to construct its new train manufacturing facility at Goole, the UK.
UK-based construction and infrastructure services provider Kier has commenced construction at the £15.5m leisure centre and community hub project in Kirkby-in-Ashfield, the UK.
Real estate private equity firm Madison Realty Capital (MRC) has provided $106m construction financing to a partnership between Arch Companies and AB Capstone for development of a mixed use project in New York City.
UK’s West Yorkshire Combined Authority has appointed John Sisk & Son for the construction work of the £27m A629 Phase 1b, Halifax to Huddersfield improvement scheme.
The planning committee of the City of York Council has approved the infrastructure works at York Central development scheme, a brownfield regeneration project in England, UK.
UK-based construction services provider Kier Group has completed construction and handed over the third phase of Park Hill Flats in Sheffield, UK to Alumno Group.
UK-based construction services provider Interserve Group has secured a £10.4m contract to build a new research and artificial intelligence (AI) centre at the University of York.
Engie, a regeneration specialist, is set to commence work on a £34m energy-efficient housing development in Rastrick, West Yorkshire after signing a contract with Yorkshire Housing.
UK-based Interserve Construction has secured a £15.9m contract to build new St Anne’s Special School and Supported Housing project in Hull, UK.
The UK Government has announced an investment of £589m to improve the northern rail network including the up-gradation and electrification of Transpennine mainline.
Construction and engineering firm John Sisk & Son has signed a contract with developer Osborne+Co to construct a £150m new campus for Santander Bank in Milton Keynes, UK.
Regeneration specialist Vistry Partnerships has signed a deal with UK government housing agency Homes England to acquire a site in Sandymoor, Runcorn, for the development of 235 houses.
UK-based construction services firm Kier has been chosen by the University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust to deliver a £97.1m project at Heartlands Hospital.
Highways England has announced the official preferred route for the £1bn Trans-Pennine A66 upgrade, which will connect M6 at Penrith in Cumbria with the A1(M) at Scotch Corner in North Yorkshire.
Brighton & Hove City Council had given its approval to the plans for the construction of new student housing and facilities on the University of Sussex campus.
Legal & General Modular Homes has secured planning approval to develop a 154-unit residential project, using modular construction, in Selby, North Yorkshire.
Homes England, the public body that funds affordable housing in the UK, has selected Vistry Partnerships to build more than 570 homes in the country, under six new developments.
BAM Construction has been selected as a design and build contractor for a project to convert Harrogate Convention Centre in North Yorkshire, England into an NHS Nightingale hospital to treat the coronavirus patients.
The Swedish Transport Administration has awarded a contract, worth about SEK1.7bn ($169m), to construction and development company Skanska to build double-track on the West Coast Line.