Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco) has awarded a $4.2bn contract to Tecnicas Reunidas and its joint venture partners Technip and Samsung for the Bapco Modernization Program (BMP).
UK developer Tide Construction has secured planning permission to build the tallest modular development in the world – a twin-tower scheme of build-to-rent flats – in Croydon, south London.
JGC Corporation, in partnership with its subsidiary JGC Indonesia and PT Rekayasa Industri of Indonesia, has received an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) order from PT Pertamina EP Cepu for the construction of a gas processing plant in Bojonegoro, East Java Province, Indonesia.
Rete Ferroviaria Italiana has awarded a €186m (£164m) contract to consortium Raggruppamento Temporaneo di Imprese (RTI), comprising Salini Impregilo, Astaldi, SIFEL and CLF, to design and expand section of Palermo-Catania railway line in Italy.
Construction firm BAM has been chosen by City, University of London to construct a new building for The City Law School.
The University of Sussex has appointed Mace as the construction partner for a new Life Sciences facility at the Falmer campus near Brighton in England.
Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) is set to build a new megawatt-scale carbonate fuel cell power generation plant with a hydrogen fuelling station at the Port of Long Beach, US.
The University of Maryland has broken ground on a Capital Region Medical Center in Largo as part of the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS).
Dundee and Angus councils of Scotland have finalised a deal to invest £100m to build a new energy from waste (EfW) facility, replacing the current Baldovie incinerator.
Highways England has announced plans for a £175m upgrade to the M25 motorway junction near Wisley in Surrey, UK.
A consortium of L&T and South Korea-based Samsung C&T Corporation has secured an EPC contract worth $250m from Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) for the construction of Bibiyana South 400MW combined cycle power plant.
NCC in consortium with German company Wayss & Freytag Ingeniurbau has been selected by the Swedish Transport Administration to build the Korsvagen phase of the West Link project.
The board of Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an additional loan of $120m for a project to bring drinking water to urban areas of the Jaffna Peninsula, an area in Northern Province, Sri Lanka.
The Airport Authority Hong Kong has selected Leighton Asia, along with joint venture partner Chun Wo Construction and Engineering Company Limited (Chun Wo), to construct the AUD390m ($295m) Terminal 2 (T2) foundation and substructure works at Hong Kong International Airport.
Software giant Microsoft has unveiled plans to overhaul its 500-acre campus in Redmond, Washington.
Food and beverage company Nestlé and Cuban food enterprise Corporación Alimentaria (Coralsa) have begun construction of a food production plant in the Mariel Special Development Zone (ZEDM) in Cuba.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $500m multi-tranche financing facility (MFF) for the Second Rural Connectivity Investment Program to improve rural roads in five Indian states.
Nexus, which runs the Tyne and Wear Metro Service, has begun work to build a new Metro station, transport interchange and a training centre in South Shields, England.
Cory Riverside Energy, a UK-based energy recovery firm, has unveiled plans to build an integrated, low-carbon energy park at its site in Belvedere, South East London.
International contractor Multiplex has completed construction on the St Patrick’s Green, a $120m aged care and retirement village at 40 Chapel Street in Kogarah, Australia.