Orascom Construction, an Egyptian engineering and construction company, has won a $100m contract to construct a steam turbine power plant in Egypt.
Indian infrastructure company Hindustan Construction Company(HCC) has bagged INR7.97bn ($123m) contract from the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation.
LGIM Real Assets and Mitsubishi Estate London have broken ground on a £200m office project at 245 Hammersmith Road in London.
US-based construction and engineering firm Bechtel has secured a five-year contract to manage London City Airport’s development plan.
Waterfront Toronto has secured CAD1.25bn ($962m) in funding from the governments of Canada, Ontario and Toronto for the Port Lands Flood Protection project.
Swedish construction firm Skanska has won a SEK1.3bn ($153.5m) contract from the real estate manager Locum to rebuild and expand St Gorans Hospital in Stockholm, Sweden.
Delta Real Estate, a division of Delta Holding, has commenced construction on a shopping mall in Banjaluka, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Chinese contractor CITIC has started construction on a £1.7bn development at Royal Albert Dock in East London.
US-based integrated energy firm Entergy has secured an approval from the Louisiana Public Service Commission for the construction of the Lake Charles Power Station, a 994MW combined-cycle power plant in Westlake, Louisiana.
Enel Green Power Hellas, the Greek renewables subsidiary of Enel, has begun construction on the Kafireas wind farm in Karistos, Greece.
A joint venture of Italian construction firm Astaldi and CLF has won a contract worth €82m to upgrade a section of the E-59 Warsaw-Poznań railway line (Lot IV) in Poland.
National Economic Development Authority (NEDA), the Philippines' independent economic development and planning agency, has given the green light to two railway projects of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) in Philippines.
The Los Angeles City Council has given the green light to plans for the George Lucas' Museum of Narrative Art.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has awarded a contract to supply, extend and commission water pipelines in Dubai.
Germany-based luxury carmaker BMW has unveiled its plans to invest $600m to expand its Spartanburg manufacturing plant in South Carolina, US.
US-based pharmaceutical firm Pfizer has started construction on its new research and development (R&D) and process development facility in Missouri, US.
Australia-based contractor Multiplex has bagged a new contract from developer Shayher Group to construct the second of three towers at its Brisbane Quarter project in Australia.
Standard Life Investments (SLI) has secured outline planning consent from the City of Lincoln Council for a £150m redevelopment of the St Marks Shopping Centre in Lincoln city centre.
Amey Arup Joint Venture (JV) has bagged a £50m design contract from Transport Scotland for dualling a section of the A96 road.
A consortium led by Austria-based Strabag has bagged a contract to build and widen the R 67 expressway in Hungary.