The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide $350m (£277m) to rehabilitate and upgrade state highways and district roads in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.
Wates Residential and housing association Orbit have secured planning approval from the Bexley Council’s planning committee for the £95m regeneration of the Arthur Street housing estate in Bexley, London.
Russian oil company Rosneft has commenced construction of modern fuel supply complex at the Pulkovo International Airport in Saint Petersburg, with an investment of more than more than RUB3bn (£36.2m).
The City of Chicago has awarded a lead architect contract worth $160m (£126.5m) to Studio ORD to drive the design of the $8.5bn (£6.7bn) expansion of O’Hare International Airport in the US.
Pennon Group, the parent company of Viridor, has announced plans to construct the UK’s biggest plastics recycling plant at Avonmouth, near Bristol.
Longroad Energy, a US-based renewable energy developer, has closed a financing package of approximately $416m (£330m) and commenced construction on its Prospero solar project in Andrews County, Texas.
Sacyr-led Grupo Vía Central consortium (GVC) has won a €735m (£648m) contract from the Uruguayan Ministry of Transport and Public Works for the Uruguay Central Railway project.
Pegasus Link Constructors has been selected by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) to design and construct the $1.7bn (£1.3bn) I-635 LBJ East Infrastructure Project in Dallas.
Transport for London (TfL) has selected the Riverlinx consortium as the preferred bidder to build the £1bn Silvertown Tunnel, a new river crossing under the Thames in east London.
Grupo Graña y Montero’s Chilean subsidiary Vial y Vives-DSD has secured a contract from Celulosa Arauco y Constitución for electrochemical civil assembly as part of modernisation and expansion of the Arauco plant (MAPA).
Danish wind turbine-maker Vestas has won an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the 227MW Collector wind farm, being developed by RATCH-Australia.
A joint venture, led by infrastructure firm Aecom, has won a contract worth $107.4m from the New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC) for the programme manager for development of four new correctional facilities.
Germany-based renal dialysis products and services provider Fresenius Medical Care has broken ground on a new distribution centre in Knoxville, Tennessee, US.
The £120m Great Yarmouth bridge project across River Yare in the UK is set for completion by 2023 with the UK Planning Inspectorate taking up the application submitted by Norfolk County Council for examination.
Lietuvos Energija Renewables, a subsidiary of Lithuania-based energy company Lietuvos Energija, has agreed to acquire a yet-to-be built 94MW wind farm in Poland.
Virginia-based project management services provider Bechtel has won an engineering procurement, and construction (EPC) contract from NextDecade for the first phase of Rio Grande liquefied natural gas (LNG) project.
Noble Investment Group, a specialist in the lodging and hospitality real estate sector, has broken ground on Element by Westin Nashville, a new hotel, in the West End neighbourhood of Nashville, Tennessee, US.
The Québec Port Authority (QPA) has signed a long-term commercial agreement with Hutchison Ports and transportation and supply chain company Canadian National Railway (CN) to build and operate the new $775m (£613m) container terminal in Canada.
Train and plane manufacturer Bombardier Transportation has been selected as preferred bidder by the Egyptian Government to build and supply a €3bn (£2.6bn) monorail system in Cairo, Egypt.
Diversified property major GPT Group has unveiled the design for Australia’s largest timber building, a premium 12-level office tower.