The University of Reading has signed an agreement with affiliates of Commonwealth Real Estate for a long lease of land at the university’s Thames Valley Science Park campus in Berkshire, the UK, for the development of new £200m film studios and creative media campus.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to provide €450m loan to Ukraine’s state road agency, Ukravtodor, for road infrastructure.
The University of Plymouth has secured conditional planning approval for its new engineering and design facility, Babbage building, from Plymouth City Council.
Manchester Metropolitan University has announced that the construction is set to begin on the new Science and Engineering buildings in January next year.
The UK’s Network Rail has submitted a planning application for a new railway station at Inverness Airport in Scotland to Highland Council.
Galleries25 has been appointed by Wigan Council to deliver £130m Galleries Shopping Centre redevelopment in Wigan, UK.
French rolling stock manufacturer Alstom has secured a contract to design, build and maintain the transportation system for Toulouse Metropole's third metro line in France.
Birmingham City Council has agreed to form a joint venture (JV) with Lendlease Europe, a real estate and investment group, for the development of £1.9bn Birmingham Smithfield project in the UK.
US-based real estate firm Hines has begun construction on logistics centre in Hamm-Uentrop, Germany.
A joint venture (JV) between Wates Residential and Havering London Borough Council has commenced construction on the first site of the £1.5bn ‘12 Estates’ regeneration programme in London, UK.
UK-based construction firm Graham has secured a contract to build a new wharf and make land upgrades to secure the Port of Dundee’s future in offshore renewable energy and North Sea Oil and Gas projects.
UK-based software company Reactive Technologies has signed a contract with Spanish technology group Ingeteam to build 5MW ultra-capacitor to allow National Grid ESO to measure power system inertia precisely.
The City of Wolverhampton Council has granted planning approval for the construction of a new £17.5m National Brownfield Institute (NBI) in Wolverhampton, UK.
RWE has selected Van Oord as the preferred supplier for the engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) of the monopile foundations and array cables for the Sofia Offshore Wind Farm.
UK-based battery technologies investor Britishvolt has chosen North East site for the construction of a £2.6bn battery Gigafactory in the UK.
Henry Ford Health System, a US-based non-profit health care organisation, has established a joint venture with Acadia Healthcare to construct a modernised behavioural health facility in Detroit, Michigan.
British property development firm Hammerson has announced that it will construct a build-to-rent scheme at Highcross in Leicester City Centre in association with private rented sector specialist Packaged Living.
Finnish construction company YIT has announced that it will launch construction of the Bulevardikortteli block in Järvenpää’s city centre, Finland in spring 2021.
BAM Construction has broken ground on CEG’s EQ development, an office project in the south of England, UK.
A consortium of VINCI and Meridiam has secured a public-private partnership (PPP) contract to build the D4 motorway linking Příbram (Central Bohemia) to Písek (South Bohemia).