Finnish construction company YIT has secured a €31m ($37.5m) contract to renovate rental apartments owned by Helsinki City Housing Company in Laajasalo.
US-based real estate private equity firm Stonelake Capital Partners has announced its plan to build a 50-storey residential and office tower on a 0.5-acre land acquired in Downtown Austin, Texas.
Midlands Land Portfolio Limited (MLPL), the property development arm of Severn Trent, has appointed St. Modwen as its development partner for a 154-acre site development near Cheltenham.
Construction has commenced for North London’s £100m recycling facilities at Edmonton EcoPark, as part of the North London Waste Authority’s plan for a new sustainable waste hub, the North London Heat and Power Project (NLHPP).
The City of London Corporation has given planning approval to Tenacity Group for a 30-storey office development in the City Cluster.
Moda Living has appointed construction firm John Sisk & Son as the preferred contractor for the £260m Great Charles Street neighbourhood project in Birmingham city centre, the UK.
London Borough of Tower Hamlets has selected Bouygues UK to build the 94 council home Locksley D, which is the fourth phase of the £37.1m project.
BAM Construction has secured a £29m deal in Dartford, Kent for the construction of the Stone Lodge School.
UK-based construction company Interserve Construction has announced the completion of its theatre refurbishment project at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, the UK.
Transport for London (TfL) has secured approval from the Ealing Council for its proposal to deliver 852 new homes at Bollo Lane, Acton.
Sawafi Borets, a joint venture of Sawafi Al-Jazeera Oilfield Products & Services and Russia’s Borets International, has broken ground on a 21,000m2 headquarters and production facility in the King Salman Energy Park (SPARK) of the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia.
Perth-based construction company Multiplex Constructions has been awarded the Early Contractor Involvement (ECI) tender for the second stage development of the Joondalup Health Campus in Perth, Western Australia.
Eric Wright Civil Engineering (EWCE) has been appointed as the main contractor for public realm infrastructure on the next phase of Northbank neighbourhood of Peel L&P’s Wirral Waters scheme in the UK.
UK-based construction firm McAleer & Rushe has been appointed as the contractor for a £47m office development project in Leeds city centre, the UK.
UK-based financial services firm Legal & General and the University of Oxford have secured planning consent for a new £200m life sciences building.
A commercial scheme, designed by Bennetts Associates and Divercity Architects for Greek developer Dimand, has secured permission from the planning authorities in Athens, Greece.
US-based construction firm McShane Construction Company has been selected by real estate developer Crescent Communities to provide construction services for NOVEL Val Vista, a new multi-family community in Gilbert, Arizona.
Real estate developer SRV is set to start construction of an extension to Open Innovation House property in Otaniemi, Espoo, Finland, this month.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced that Plug Power, a hydrogen fuel cell systems provider, will be constructing a new $125m Innovation Center in New York, US.
Swedish property company Wihlborgs is set to commence construction of its next office project, Kvartetten (Pulpeten 5), in Hyllie.