Dignity Health California Hospital Medical Center (CHMC) has announced plans to construct a new patient care tower as part of a $215m campus expansion and modernisation to meet the needs of the greater Los Angeles downtown community.
UAE-based developer Nakheel has signed a construction contract for Dragon Towers, a new, twin-building residential complex with a total development value of AED713m ($194m), to be built at Dubai’s Dragon City mixed-use community in Dubai.
British consultancy and construction firm Mace has been appointed by residential owner and rental management company Get Living to build N06 East Village, a residential project in the UK.
American construction and real estate development company Gilbane Development has announced the launch of five new student housing projects across the country.
Developer X1 and property consultancy Knight Knox have secured planning permission from the Leeds City Council for X1 South Bank, a £210m mixed-use development and next stage in the South Bank regeneration scheme.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The San Francisco Giants has selected Tishman Speyer as joint venture partner to develop the waterfront Mission Rock mixed-use neighbourhood near AT&T which will feature parks and open space, affordable and market rate housing, retail, office and local manufacturing.
Marriott International and luxury development firm Flag Luxury Group have broken ground on The Ritz-Carlton New York, NoMad, a $500m luxury hotel in the NoMad neighbourhood in Manhattan, New York.
The Andrews Government in the Australian state of Victoria has promised to start work on a new underground rail network circling Melbourne’s suburbs, if it is re-elected in the coming polls.
Capital & Regional (C&R), a real estate investment trust (REIT) focusing on the UK, has secured formal planning consent for the extension and development at The Mall Walthamstow within an enhanced two-acre Town Square, in London.
Bolton Council and Beijing Construction and Engineering Group International (BCEGI) have agreed on heads of terms for the Chinese company to join a consortium that will execute the £1bn town centre regeneration project.
Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions and Dallas-based developer Wynne/Jackson have completed the second phase of a mixed-use development project to expand the housing options available to students at the University of Texas at Dallas, US.
Contractor Multiplex has achieved a construction milestone with the topping out of the tallest of the three towers of Yuhu Group Australia’s Jewel mixed-use scheme in Gold Coast in the State of Queensland.
Fraport, which owns and operates Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany, has received permission from the building inspectorate of the City of Frankfurt for the construction of Pier G at the airport.
Washington State Convention Center (WSCC) has broken ground on an additional facility called Summit under a $1.7bn project.