The University of Manchester has decided to develop its North Campus site in Manchester city centre into an innovation district over the next 20 years and has secured approval from the board of governors for a proposal to seek a corporate partner for the project.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide more than $357m for the development of two power lines in Bangladesh as part of efforts to help the government achieve the national target of electricity for all by 2021.
Philippines-based integrated urban townships developer Megaworld Corporation will begin construction of a new and modern central business district, The Upper East, in the city of Bacolod in 2018.
Manchester City Council’s planning committee has approved the amended design for the arts building, named Guggenheim of the North, which is planned to be built in the heart of Manchester, UK.
Property development firm Linkcity has secured planning approval for its third phase of development at the Hallsville Quarter in Canning Town, London.
NextEra Energy's subsidiary NextEra Energy Resources and Omaha Power Public District (OPPD) have broken ground on a new 160MW Sholes Wind Energy Center in Wayne and Stanton Counties, Nebraska, US.
UK-based Countryside Properties along with Home Group has been selected as a preferred development partner by Peel Properties to deliver the next phase of the South Kilburn Estate regeneration programme in England, UK.
Legal & General Group has begun construction of its flagship office building, dubbed The Lumen, at Newcastle Helix in the UK.
Walmart Canada is set to construct a new fulfillment centre in Surrey, British Columbia that will entail an investment of $175m.
UK home builder Countryside and Poplar HARCA have wrapped up the final phase of works at the £157.4m St Paul’s Square development in Bow, London.
Nakheel and Centara Hotels & Resorts have awarded a contract worth AED290.5m ($79.09m) to Parkway International Contracting to construct a beachfront resort at Deira Islands in Dubai.
thyssenkrupp Elevator in collaboration with the Braves Development Company has unveiled a new high-rise test tower and innovation complex near The Battery Atlanta in Cobb County, Georgia.
Network Rail, the owner and infrastructure manager of most of the rail network in Great Britain, has submitted plans to build the second phase of the East West Rail project between Bicester and Bedford.
Construction firm Bouygues UK has won a contract from EDF Energy to deliver the first phase of ancillary buildings at its Hinkley Point C (HPC) nuclear power station in Somerset, England.
India-based JSW Cement is set to build a new clinker unit and a captive power plant in Fujairah, UAE that will involve an investment of nearly $150m.
WSP, a professional services and engineering consultancy, has been appointed as the design partner by BAM Nuttall Morgan Sindall joint venture (bmJV) for the M62 motorway upgrade project in the UK.
US-based pharmaceutical conglomerate Pfizer is set to construct a new production facility at its Portage campus in Michigan, US that will entail an investment of $465m.
Enfield Council is seeking a developer partner to support it construct about 1,000 homes in the initial phase of £6bn Meridian Water project in London, UK.
Dubai Holding and Emaar Properties have unveiled Dubai Square, a tech-driven retail destination in Dubai Creek Harbour.
Drum Property Group has entered into a multi-million-pound deal with Barclays to develop a new campus headquarters for the bank at Drum’s Buchanan Wharf development in Glasgow, Scotland.