Wates Residential has received approval from Gosport Borough Council for the construction of 200 homes for local people at the historic Daedalus site in Lee-on-the-Solent in Gosport, UK.
Nord Stream 2 has received construction permit for the Russian section of a pipeline to supply Russian natural gas to the European Union (EU) market through the Baltic Sea, and also to construct and operate the pipeline system in the Swedish Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).
The Malkara-Çanakkale Motorway, a €2.43bn public-private partnership (PPP) project in Turkey, has achieved financial close.
Balfour Beatty has won a contract from the Leeds City Council for the first two phases of the East Leeds Orbital Road (ELOR).
UK-based consultancy and construction company Mace has been appointed by the London Legacy Development Corporation as the project management partner for Stratford’s new East Bank development.
The government has said that the UK’s next nuclear new build plant will be established by Horizon Nuclear Power, a subsidiary of Hitachi of Japan, at Wylfa Newydd on the Isle of Anglesey in North Wales and initiate talks with the developer for a stake in the £20bn project.
Smart infrastructure solutions company Costain has won a contract from Highways England for the M6 J21a-26 smart motorway.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Dutch Development Bank FMO will provide $330m to Osmangazi Elektrik Dagitim (OEDAS) to upgrade and expand the electricity distribution network in Turkey’s Osmangazi region in western Anatolia.
Developer HUB and landowner Smedvig have submitted a planning application for the redevelopment of The Landing site in Maidenhead, UK to construct new buildings, which will provide more than 500 homes and retail and office space.
Bouygues UK has signed a deal to execute the next phase of Cardiff University’s Innovation Campus.
US-based real estate firm Hines has secured planning approval from the Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council of Ireland for a €1bn mixed-use development at Cherrywood.
UK-based infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has secured two contracts worth £43.5m from Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission for the construction of Beauly to Keith 132kV overhead line and cabling works in Scotland, UK.
Graham Construction has been appointed by regeneration and property developer U+I to deliver a new commercial hub for start-up and SME businesses as part of Preston Barracks redevelopment in Brighton, UK.
Skanska, in a consortium with Pöyry, has signed a contract with The Finnish Transport Agency for the construction of the Lahti end of the Lahti southern ring road section in Finland.
Property development and investment company Hammerson and Aberdeen Standard Investments have signed a lease agreement with John Lewis to transform its department store as part of the £1.4bn Brent Cross redevelopment and refurbishment in North London.
Aberdeen Standard Investments has submitted plans to the Aberdeen City Council to build 1,368 student rooms in Lincoln, UK for the University of Lincoln.
Morgan Sindall has built and handed over a £100m nuclear submarine building complex, used to outfit and test advanced submarines in the Royal Navy’s fleet, to defence giant BAE Systems.
Electricity Supply Board (ESB) and Bord na Móna have reached financial close on the €160m Oweninny wind farm project in North County Mayo, Ireland.
UK-based consultancy and construction company Mace has topped out No5 in the Upper Riverside neighbourhood on Greenwich Peninsula.
John Sisk & Son has secured an order from the UK-based property firm Bruntwood to deliver the first phase of the £96m commercial development at Circle Square in the heart of Manchester’s Oxford Road Corridor innovation district.