UK-based real estate developer Court Collaboration has secured approval from the Birmingham City Council’s planning committee for its One Eastside, a £160m residential project.
French construction and engineering group Egis-led One consortium has secured a contract to manage the construction of two main sectors of the €5.1bn ($5.6bn) Seine-Nord Europe Canal in France.
The Government of Serbia has selected a joint venture of Bechtel and ENKA to design and build Morava Corridor Motorway Project in the country.
UK-based construction company Mace has introduced High Rise Solutions (HRS), an advanced construction method that could transform the way construction is carried out.
UK-based construction services provider ISG has secured an £89m ($116m) Cardiff Transport Interchange building project from Rightacres at its Central Square scheme.
Aircraft manufacturer Bombardier is planning to build a new global aircraft final assembly centre in Mississauga, Toronto, Canada, with an investment of $350m.
The Torc Housing Partnership consortium plans to build 465 new sustainable social housing units in Ireland that will entail an investment of more than €130m ($144m).
Rijkswaterstaat has provisionally awarded the design-build-finance-maintain contract to GelreGroen consortium for the A12/A15 highway Ressen-Oudbroeken (ViA15) project in the Netherlands.
RIBA Competitions has chosen the design made by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios (FCBStudios) for the University of Portsmouth’s new academic building on the Victoria Site.
Lambeth Council’s Planning Applications Committee has given its approval for U and I (U+I) and the London Fire Brigade’s proposals for the redevelopment of 8 Albert Embankment.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved a €259m ($286.9m) loan to improve transport infrastructure in Belarus.
Swedish construction and civil engineering company Peab has secured a SEK921m ($96.6m) contract from Castellum to build a new courthouse in Nyhamnen, Malmö.
The UK-based University of Bath has awarded a contract to Rydon, for the construction of its new automotive propulsion research facility as part of the Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems (IAAPS).
British media and telecommunications conglomerate Sky has announced plans to build new TV and film studio in Elstree, Hertfordshire in the UK.
Île-de-France Mobilités and RATP have selected a consortium of Alstom and Bombardier to supply 44 metros for the Île-de-France region.
Balfour Beatty Living Places has secured a contract worth £217m ($280.4m) from Lincolnshire County Council for the maintenance of highways assets.
Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has agreed to provide a loan of €30m for Norwegian utility Sogn og Fjordane Energi for the construction of a new 47MW hydropower plant in Østerbø, Norway.
Thomas White Oxford (TWO), the development company of St John’s College has secured approval from the Oxford City Council for the construction of Oxford North innovation district.
German airport operator Fraport and Swissport Cargo Services Deutschland have commenced the construction of airfreight facility at Frankfurt Airport (FRA).
Construction technology business Converge in partnership with BAM Nuttal has developed an artificial intelligence (AI) system for predicting concrete strength.