Capacit'e Infraprojects, an India-based commercial and institutional building construction company, has bagged a housing contract worth INR8.25bn ($127.5m) from Arihant Abode, a subsidiary of Arihant Superstructures.
British construction firm Carillion has bagged two contracts worth £322m from Network Rail for the Midland Mainline improvement programme.
North-West Power Generation Company (NWPGCL), a power generation company in Bangladesh, has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with German firm Siemens to construct a 3.6GW power plant in Bangladesh’s Patuakhali district.
The government of Australia has granted $100m in funding for 13 upgrade projects on the Outback Way.
Galway City Council has given planning consent for the €104m Bonham Quay office development in Galway City Centre overlooking Galway Docks.
A joint venture (JV) of Hindustan Construction Company (HCC) has bagged an INR4.97bn ($76.9m) contract from Maharashtra Metro Rail (MMRCL) for Pune Metro Rail Project.
GE has completed construction work on the 1.5GW Badr substation in Cairo, Egypt and work on connecting the facility to the national grid.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has granted $170m in loans to the government of Vietnam to support the development of urban infrastructure in Hue, Vinh Yen, and Ha Giang.
Henry Boot Developments has been chosen as development partner by Greater Manchester Property Venture Fund (GMPVF) for redevelopment of three buildings on the Island Site in Manchester city centre.
The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway, a rail link connecting Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia, has been opened.
China’s Shanghai Electric Group has signed a contract with TE-TO Pancevo to build a thermal power plant in Pancevo, Serbia.
Contractor Multiplex has completed work on the Acute Services Building in Kogarah, New South Wales (NSW), Australia.
Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) and GlassPoint Solar have completed work on the first block of the 1GW Miraah solar plant in Oman.
Majid Al Futtaim, a mall operator, has broken ground on a new AED1.4bn ($381m) lifestyle destination in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
MidAmerican Energy Company has announced plans to build a new wind farm in Poweshiek County, Iowa.
CyrusOne, a real estate investment trust, has broken ground on the first phase of its new data centre campus in Allen, Texas.
Tottenham Hotspur has revealed plans for its mixed-use scheme on Goods Yard site at 44-52 White Hart Lane.
Dong Energy has started work on the DKK1.2bn ($187.6m) project for conversion of the Asnæs Power Station in Denmark.
Contractor Multiplex has completed stage one of a $180m over 55s community known as The Terraces at Paddington in New South Wales, Australia.
Vizione Holdings has secured a MYR401m ($94.7m) contract to construct four blocks of office suites on Jalan Sunway, Semenyih, Ulu Langat, Selangor in Malaysia.