Metafrax has broken ground on a RUB58bn ($1bn) chemical plant for producing ammonia, carbamide and melamine in Gubakha, Perm Territory, Russia.
Levvel, a consortium of Van Oord Aberdeen Infrastructure Partners (46%), BAM PPP PGGM Infrastructure Coöperatie (46%) and RebelValley (8%), has been awarded a contract by Rijkswaterstaat to strengthen and maintain the Afsluitdijk flood protection project in the Netherlands.
UK-based affordable housing provider Metropolitan has secured approval from the planning committee of Lambeth Council for the development of more than 2,500 new homes and community facilities at Clapham Park in south London.
Weston Homes and retail expert Columbia Threadneedle have submitted a hybrid planning application for the regeneration of Anglia Square, UK, after two years of extensive discussions with Norwich City Council.
UK-based property development firm Moda Living has secured planning permission from Glasgow City Council to transform the former Strathclyde Police headquarters in central Glasgow, UK into rental homes.
A consortium led by Bouygues Immobilier UrbanEra, the development arm of Bouygues Group, has been appointed as the preferred development team by the Ville de Charenton and Grand Paris Amenagement for the Charenton-Bercy project in Paris, France.
Galliford Try Partnerships has been appointed as project manager by Eastleigh Borough Council for its development of more than 1,400 new homes and related infrastructure in Horton Heath, England.
UK-based Galliford Try Partnerships has begun construction on £400m residential-led development at the Brunel Street Works site off Silvertown Way in Canning Town, London.The company will execute the project on behalf of Opal, a joint venture partnership between Thames Valley Housing, Galliford Try and Fizzy Living.
The London Borough of Havering has announced a £1bn contract and joint venture (JV) partnership with Wates Residential under which 12 council estates will be regenerated to provide 3,000 homes in Havering, London, over the next 12 years.
Bouygues Construction has been chosen to build Chapelle International property development, a sustainable neighbourhood in north-east Paris, France.
UK-based consultancy and construction firm Mace has been appointed by AlloyMtd Group as main contractor to deliver the redevelopment of One Crown Place in London, UK.Construction is due to commence on the site in April 2018.
Clarion Housing Group has received approval from the planning committee of London Borough of Merton to transform three estates in Merton at an investment of £1bn.
The Finnish Ministry of Transport and Communications has concluded a study into a proposed Arctic rail line and decided to take forward the Oulu-Rovaniemi-Kirkenes route to the Arctic Ocean.
A joint venture of German construction firm HOCHTIEF and French concessions and construction company VINCI has won a €460m contract from Metroselskabet to design and build Sydhavn Metro Line (Line 4) in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Sheffield City Council has announced the next phase of work on its city centre regeneration scheme, Heart of the City II, formerly known as the Sheffield Retail Quarter, in England, UK.
Haptic Architects and Nordic Office of Architecture have unveiled plans for a sustainable ‘smart city’ next to Norway’s primary transport hub, Oslo Airport Gardermoen (OSL), Flytoget Airport Express, E6, E16 and Jessheim city.
De Groene Boog, a consortium comprising BESIX Group, Dura Vermeer Groep, Van Oord PPP, John Laing Investments, RebelValley and TBI PPP, has been selected by Rijkswaterstaat (RWS) for the A16 motorway project in the Netherlands.
Faithful+Gould has been appointed as lead consultant by Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) for the new £64m Copperas Hill development in Liverpool, UK.
SK Innovation has broken ground on a KRW840bn ($784m) electric vehicle (EV) battery plant in Komarom in the state of Komarom-Esztergom, about 110km northwest of Budapest, Hungary.
Swedish real estate firm Castellum has unveiled plans to begin construction of an office building in the Nyhamnen district of Malmo, Sweden, with E.ON Energy Group as anchor tenant.