India-based engineering major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has won an INR25bn ($384.25m) contract from the Government of Maharashtra, India for the construction of a 210m-high statue of Maratha warrior king Shivaji in the Arabian Sea.
Siemens has signed an agreement for lease of land in Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, UK, where it plans to establish a modern factory to manufacture and commission trains.
L&T Construction, the construction unit of Larsen & Toubro, has won orders worth INR15.93bn ($244.52m) in India.
Astaldi has been awarded two construction contracts in Italy, together valued at €110m.
The Walt Disney Company, commonly known as Disney, has announced plans for a €2bn, multi-year expansion for Disneyland Paris.
Samsung Electronics, involved in the manufacture of advanced semiconductor technology, has broken ground on a new extreme ultraviolet (EUV) line in Hwaseong, Korea.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and JPMorgan Chase have announced that the firm will develop a new headquarters at its 270 Park Avenue location in New York City.
UK-based property developer Land Securities Group (Landsec) has secured a resolution to grant a revised planning consent for its proposed 564,000ft2 office development at 21 Moorfields site in London EC2.
Canadian employee-owned construction solutions partner Graham has been appointed general contractor for the CDN$127m ($100.41m) Rhaspody mixed-use development in the heart of Calgary’s University District.
Liverpool City Council cabinet is set to approve a £1m programme involving site investigations on the former International Festival Gardens and Southern Grasslands zones that could pave the way for a major redevelopment of the Festival Park into a leisure attraction.
UAE-based master developer Nakheel has awarded a contract worth AED4.2bn ($1.1bn) to United Engineering Construction for the construction of its new shopping, dining and entertainment destination, Deira Mall, in Dubai.
L&T Construction has won orders worth INR15.85bn ($247.41m) across various business segments.
Boxpark and Quintain have secured planning permission from the London Borough of Brent for Boxpark Wembley, London’s biggest Boxpark, in Wembley Park.
CoreSite Realty, a US-based provider of data centre and interconnection solutions, has acquired a two-acre land in downtown Chicago, Illinois, to build CH2, a greenfield development of a 175,000ft2, turn-key, four-storey data centre supporting 18 critical megawatts of power capacity.
A design-build team of Hensel Phelps, ZGF Architects LLP (ZGF) and Affiliated Engineers (AEI) has secured the Southern California Consolidation project for the California Air Resources Board (CARB) from the US Department of General Services (DGS).
Balfour Beatty has been selected by Westdale and KDC to build The Epic, a 16-storey office tower, in the Deep Ellum neighbourhood in Dallas, US.
A consortium comprising construction firm Strabag and Polish companies TKT Engineering and Elektromontaz-Poznan has won a contract from Mercedes-Benz for the construction of a new engine plant in Poland.
L&T Construction, the construction arm of Larsen & Toubro, has won orders worth INR22.75bn ($354.67m) across various business segments.
A joint venture of Barratt London and the Hyde Group has received an approval to build 460 homes on the former Kodak factory site in Harrow, north London, under Phase one of Harrow View East mixed-use scheme.
Nikola Motor Company has selected Buckeye, Arizona, for its hydrogen-electric semi-truck manufacturing headquarters facility.