The Nordic Investment Bank has signed a €75m loan agreement with Kumppanuuskoulut, a special purpose vehicle, to support the construction of new schools and day-care buildings in Espoo, Finland.
Sheffield Hallam University has created a new construction industry procurement and delivery model by appointing three partners suppliers forming the Hallam Alliance.
UK-based Morgan Sindall Construction has chosen to work on a £39m project to transform a Grade II-listed radio station into a secondary school in Houlton, UK.
UK-based construction firm Graham has secured a contract to build Egham Gateway project, a £60m mixed-use development with more than 100 new homes in Egham, Surrey.
UK-based property development firm Cole Waterhouse working with funding partner Peveril Securities has received approval for a new logistics/distribution project in Newcastle-Under-Lyme, UK.
UK Government’s housing agency Homes England has agreed to provide £309m in funding packages for three housing developments in London with 20,000 homes.
Morrison Construction, a part of the Galliford Try Group, has secured a contract to build a new flagship facility of the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS).
Swedish construction firm NCC has secured a design-build contract worth about SEK750m ($80m) from Fabege to construct a new office building in Solna, Sweden.
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.
Hines, a real estate development firm, has announced the development of DistributionPark, a logistics centre in Hamm, in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany.
Strøm Gundersen, a subsidiary of AF Gruppen, has secured a contract worth about NOK800m ($80m) to revamp the Kommunegården municipal centre in Sandvika, Norway.
Peab has been selected by municipal company Sundsvall Logistikpark for a SEK734m ($76.3m) contract to build a new logistic park in Sundsvall, connecting to Tunadal Port in Sweden.
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.
UK-based McLaughlin & Harvey has been selected by Scottish Borders Council as main works contractor for the £88m Hawick Flood Protection Scheme.
UK-based construction firm Laing O’Rourke has been selected by developer One Heritage as a preferred bidder to build £160m One Heritage Tower at Greengate, Salford in the UK.
BoKlok UK, a home developer owned by Skanska and IKEA, has appointed modular housing manufacturer TopHat for the development of houses in the UK.
Brent Council’s first virtual planning committee has approved plans for Peel Place, a new £161m housing regeneration scheme at Kilburn in North West London, UK.
UK-based construction firm Willmott Dixon has secured planning approval to deliver a mixed-use project featuring 112 new homes at 300 Harrow Road in London, UK.
Bouygues has been selected by Westminster City Council to design and build the first phase of the new Ebury Bridge Estate in the UK.
BAM Construction has been selected by construction partner by the University Hospital’s Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UHBW) to upgrade health facilities in Bristol, UK.