London-based developer Canary Wharf Group has topped out Ten Park Drive, the group’s first residential apartments on the Canary Wharf estate.
GMI Construction Group has won a contract for the development of 2.5 million ft² of high bay distribution and industrial accommodation at a logistics site near the Follingsby Park Industrial development in Gateshead, UK.
Countryside Properties has been selected by Kingston Council as the preferred development partner for the Cambridge Road Estate regeneration project in the UK.
British company Laing O’Rourke has signed a contract to complete the Royal Liverpool Hospital project of Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust on which construction came to a halt in January after the Carillion collapse.
Lane Construction, the US subsidiary of Italian construction company Salini Impregilo Group, has won two contracts worth $400m in the road and water sectors in North Carolina and Tennessee.
Arabtec Construction, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Arabtec Holding, has won a contract worth AED 311m ($84.6m) from Expo Dubai 2020 to build the public realm in concourses and arrivals plazas at Expo 2020.
Construction firm BAM Nuttall has secured a contract from Suffolk County Council for the first stage of work on the Lake Lothing Third Crossing in Lowestoft, UK.
The University of Glasgow has received planning approval from Glasgow City Council to commence construction on its new £113m Research Hub.
Endesa's renewable energy division Enel Green Power España (EGPE) has begun construction on three solar plants with an overall capacity of nearly 127MW in Spain.
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) has appointed Dar Al-Handasah, a design and engineering firm, to support the construction of the first commercial Hyperloop system in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Swedish construction company NCC and property management company Staffanstorps Kommunfastigheter have signed an agreement for the construction of a new school for nearly 550 students and an associated sports facility in Staffanstorp, Sweden.
Sacyr Concessions, a subsidiary of Spanish construction company Sacyr, has completed the first section of the Pirámides-Tulancingo-Pachuca highway, which carried out by Sacyr Engineering and Infrastructures, with high viscosity asphalt with RARx additive.
Qatar Public Works Authority Ashghal has commenced work valued at QAR600m ($164m) to upgrade the Al Wakra main road, which extends for 9km.
CityFibre, an alternative provider of wholesale fibre network infrastructure in the UK, has announced a £2.5bn investment plan to expand its full-fibre network in the country.
Italian construction and civil engineering company Salini Impregilo and its Swiss subsidiary CSC Impresa Costruzioni have won a contract worth more than CHF100m (about €90m) for the development of a commercial and residential district in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Eurovia, a subsidiary of French concessions and construction company Vinci, has won two design-build contracts to develop two major corridors in North Carolina, US.
Megaworld, a developer of integrated urban townships in the Philippines, is building its fourth residential development in The Mactan Newtown in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu.
Dubai-based property developer Nakheel has broken ground on Dragon Towers, its AED713m ($194m) twin-building residential project at the Dragon City mixed-use community.
La Trobe University and the government of the Australian state of Victoria have agreed to jointly fund a A$2m ($1.4m) scoping and feasibility study to accelerate investment to fast-track delivery of its A$5bn ($3.5bn) University City of the Future on its Melbourne campus at Bundoora.
The $20bn Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge – the world’s longest sea bridge connecting the cities of Hong Kong and Macau to the Chinese mainland as part of a broader plan to integrate the special administrative regions into China – has officially been opened on 23 October 2018.