Russian oil company Rosneft has commenced construction of modern fuel supply complex at the Pulkovo International Airport in Saint Petersburg, with an investment of more than more than RUB3bn (£36.2m).
Pennon Group, the parent company of Viridor, has announced plans to construct the UK’s biggest plastics recycling plant at Avonmouth, near Bristol.
Transport for London (TfL) has selected the Riverlinx consortium as the preferred bidder to build the £1bn Silvertown Tunnel, a new river crossing under the Thames in east London.
The £120m Great Yarmouth bridge project across River Yare in the UK is set for completion by 2023 with the UK Planning Inspectorate taking up the application submitted by Norfolk County Council for examination.
Lietuvos Energija Renewables, a subsidiary of Lithuania-based energy company Lietuvos Energija, has agreed to acquire a yet-to-be built 94MW wind farm in Poland.
The Québec Port Authority (QPA) has signed a long-term commercial agreement with Hutchison Ports and transportation and supply chain company Canadian National Railway (CN) to build and operate the new $775m (£613m) container terminal in Canada.
Train and plane manufacturer Bombardier Transportation has been selected as preferred bidder by the Egyptian Government to build and supply a €3bn (£2.6bn) monorail system in Cairo, Egypt.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed an agreement granting a £176.6m loan to Femern Landanlaeg, the company that manages the Danish contribution to building the ‘Fehmarn Belt’ railway connection between southern Denmark and Hamburg in Germany.
ÅF Pöyry has won a pre-engineering contract from Metsä Group subsidiary Metsä Fibre for new Kemi bioproduct mill and Rauma sawmill in Finland.
Swedish energy giant Vattenfall has commenced manufacture of monopile foundations for the 604MW Kriegers Flak offshore wind farm, to be located 15km off Danish coast of the Baltic Sea.
The UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) has given approval for a £40m investment in the Little Hadham bypass along the A120 between Bishop’s Stortford and the A10, a route which is expected to cut local journey times by a third.
A consortium comprising Colas Projects, Colas Centre-Ouest, Aximum and Bouygues Travaux Publics Régions France has won a contract worth €150m (£132m) from Cofiroute to widen Highway A10 in Touraine, France.
Italian renewable energy corporation Enel Green Power (EGP) has commenced construction on the 90MW Azov wind farm in the Rostov region in southern Russia.
London Deputy Mayor for Housing and Residential Development James Murray has attended the event along with senior leaders from Countryside and L&Q.
UK-based professional services firm Turner & Townsend has been selected to provide cost management advisory services for the City Rail Link project in Auckland, New Zealand.
BASF has unveiled plans to build engineering plastics compounding plant and a thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) plant at its proposed $10bn integrated chemical production (Verbund) site in Zhanjiang, China.
Construction firm McCarthy Building Companies has broken ground on a new $106m emergency room (ER) and patient tower project at Banner Boswell Medical Center in Sun City, Arizona, US.
Rosalind Franklin Institute, a new national institute, funded by the UK government through UK Research and Innovation, has begun construction on £40m hub building at the Harwell Campus.
UK-based property development firm Quintain has secured £172.5m in financing from Cheyne Capital to fund the next phase of development at Wembley Park in the UK.
Network Rail has appointed VolkerFitzpatrick as principal contractor to upgrade East Anglian railway stations at Waterbeach and Littleport in the UK.