Balfour Beatty has secured a £150M contract from LBS Properties to deliver the main construction works of the Madison Tower in London’s Canary Wharf.
Balfour Beatty has secured planning consent from Hackney and Tower Hamlets councils for the construction of 300 homes at Olympic Park in London.
John Sisk and Son has been selected as the principal contractor for the new International Convention Centre Wales (ICC Wales) at Celtic Manor Resort in the UK.
Greece-based contractor METKA has secured a contract from the General Authority for Electricity and Renewable Energy of Libya (GAEREL) to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for a new power plant in Tobruk, Libya.
A joint venture of Arabian Construction Company (ACC) and UK-based construction firm Kier has secured a $187M order to construct a residential project in Dubai.
The Comol5 joint venture (JV) has won a €492M contract from the Province of South Holland for the construction of the Rijnland Route in the Netherlands.
AMCAL Equities has closed financing and began construction on a new $75M student housing community for California State University, Sacramento (CSUS) in the US.
The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission has approved a $396M construction contract award and a $475M bond authorization to finance the Scudder Falls (I-95) Bridge Replacement Project in the US.
High Point University (HPU), based in North Carolina, US, is set to proceed with the construction of a $100M facility that will feature a basketball arena, a conference centre and a boutique hotel.
French power utility Engie has won an order and closed financing for the green-field Fadhili independent power project (IPP) in Saudi Arabia.
US-based Max J. Kuney Company has been awarded a $93M contract by Sound Transit to construct a light rail station and guideway that will serve the East Link Extension project in the US.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has provided $109M in financing for the Muara Laboh geothermal power generation project in western Indonesia.
Larsen & Toubro’s construction unit has secured contracts worth a combined value of INR12.86bn ($189.1M) in India.
Siemens and its Japanese consortium partner Marubeni have secured a $550M contract to deliver a turnkey combined cycle power plant in Thailand.
CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group company, has won a design-build contract from Main Roads Western Australia to build the northern segment of the NorthLink WA in Australia.
Developer Brookfield Property Partners has received planning consent from the City of London to build a £400M tower next to Leadenhall Market.
Unite Students has received planning permission for two city centre developments in Birmingham and Sheffield.
HLG Contracting has secured a AED401M ($109M) order from Hasabi Real Estate for the construction of the Al Garhoud Towers in Dubai, UAE.
Vinci Construction UK has won a contract from Barberry Developments to build the first phase of the Bishop Gate student housing project in Coventry [pictured], UK.
Developer U + I Group and Calthorpe Estates have submitted plans to Birmingham City Council for a £300M mixed-use project in Edgbaston, UK.