Australian construction company Multiplex has been appointed by Health Infrastructure to deliver the new AUD470m ($336m) Maitland Hospital in the Lower Hunter Valley region of the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW).
Infrastructure group Balfour Beatty’s Far East joint venture, Gammon Construction, in a 50:50 joint venture with Sanfield (Management), has won a HKD2.3bn ($293m) contract from Sun Hung Kai Properties to widen the Sai Sha Road for its development project in Shap Sze Heung, Sai Kung, Hong Kong.
Infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has been selected by the University of Strathclyde for the construction of a £60m learning and teaching building in Glasgow, Scotland.
American real estate investment trust Macerich and Simon, which owns premier shopping, dining, entertainment and mixed-use destinations, have formed a 50:50 joint venture to create Los Angeles Premium Outlets, a modern Premium Outlet centre.
American window and door manufacturer Andersen Corporation plans to invest more than $105m to establish a new manufacturing and distribution campus in western US during the first phase of expansion.
US-based engineering, planning and consulting services company Michael Baker has been selected as lead designer of the Lane-Security Paving joint venture team that is responsible for the $672.9m Interstate 10 Corridor Express Lanes design-build project in San Bernardino County in the US state of California.
Dutch architectural company UNStudio has presented an initial design for the ‘Station of the Future’ at the first edition of HyperSummit, organised by Hardt Hyperloop in Utrecht, the Netherlands.
Construction on phase 2 expansion of Las Vegas Convention Center is set to begin with the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) board approving the guaranteed maximum price (GMP) agreement.
Brasfield & Gorrie has broken ground on the expansion of Georgia Aquarium, the largest aquarium in the US, under the Expansion 2020 project.
Gammon Construction, a 50:50 Far East joint venture of Balfour Beatty, has been appointed by West Kowloon Cultural District Authority (WKCDA) subsidiary Blue Poles (BPL) as management contractor to oversee completion of the M+ project, a museum for visual culture, in Hong Kong.
Bristol City Council has secured approval from the city’s planning committee for the construction of 350 market and affordable homes at Hartcliffe Campus in south Bristol, UK.
Bechtel, an EPC and project management company based in the US, has been selected by South Field Energy to design and build a $1.3bn, 1,182MW combined-cycle facility in Columbiana County, Ohio.
Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan have opened the Registration of Interest (ROI) at Sunshine Station, marking the commencement of market engagement for providers that can help deliver the Melbourne Airport Rail Link project.
Aldar Properties has launched The Cedars, a new luxury residential community within its golf and waterfront development, Yas Acres, on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, as part of a strategy to create distinct communities within the overall masterplan.
Potomac Yard Constructors has won a contract worth $213.7m from the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) and the City of Alexandria for the construction of Potomac Yard Metrorail Station in the US.
A joint venture between GHD and Jacobs Engineering Group has been selected by the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) to carry out a feasibility study and environmental impact assessment for the Narromine to Narrabri (N2N) section of Inland Rail.
Ferrovial Agroman, through its subsidiary Webber, has won three new road contracts worth $360m for the widening of the IH-10 in Houston and the FM-156 in Forth Worth, and perform upgrades on the IH-35 in Austin, Texas.
The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has announced plans for the expansion of Ruwais City, a 6.9km² community near the Ruwais Industrial Complex in Abu Dhabi’s Al Dhafra region.
American engineering and construction company Fluor-led joint venture Tappan Zee Constructors has completed the final span of the Governor Mario M Cuomo Bridge in New York, which will replace the old Tappan Zee Bridge.
Morgan Sindall Construction & Infrastructure has won a contract from Extra MSA Group to construct the main buildings at a £60m Motorway Service Area (MSA) at Junction 45 of the M1 in Leeds, UK.