A consortium of L&T’s Metallurgical & Material Handling (MMH) business and Mitsubishi has commissioned a hot strip mill with a production capacity of three million tonnes per annum capacity, at the Steel Authority of India’s (SAIL) Rourkela steel plant in Odisha, India.
AMResorts, an Apple Leisure Group (ALG) company, has broken ground on two new resorts in Miches, on the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic.
Singapore-based ChemOne Group has announced plans to build a $3.38bn aromatics plant, named Pengerang Energy Complex (PEC), in Johor, Malaysia.
Vision Hospitality Group, a US-based hotel management and development company, has broken ground on the new AC Hotel Atlanta Perimeter Center in Atlanta, Georgia.
Network Rail, the owner and infrastructure manager of most of the railway network in Great Britain, has received approval to begin the work on the second phase of East West Rail.
The University of Hawai’i (UH) in Mānoa, US has announced plans to build a $110m on-campus housing project for UH Mānoa graduate students and faculty members.
Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority (ABC) and Virginia Department of General Services (DGS) have broken ground on ABC’s new administrative headquarters in Hanover, Virginia.
Buckingham Group Contracting has been selected by Coventry and Warwickshire Development Partnership (CWDP), a key client of SEGRO, for the second phase of Coventry Gateway scheme in the UK.
A joint venture of India’s Larsen & Toubro (L&T) and Power China International has secured a contract, worth AED1.87bn ($509.1m), from Etihad Rail Company to construct freight facilities for the railway network.
Birmingham City Council has selected Kier Highways as the preferred bidder to manage the 15-month interim highway services contract.
Marubeni has decided to construct two offshore projects with a combined capacity of 140MW, at Akita Port and Noshiro Port in Akita Prefecture, Japan.
Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has agreed to provide €72.5m ($80.2m) loan to Vaasa Hospital District for the construction of a new central hospital building in Vaasa, Finland.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to advance a loan of $150m for infrastructure development in Tajikistan, involving the construction of a 44km stretch of M41 highway.
Metronet, a multi-government agency in Western Australia responsible for managing extensions to Perth's transport network, announced that its Thornlie-Cockburn Link (TCL) project has received state and federal environmental approval.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to finance €600m for the development of €1.77bn Pune metro project in Maharashtra, India.
British property development and investment firm Hammerson has received planning approval from Leeds City Council for the construction of a new 205-bed hotel in Leeds city centre, UK.
Construction has begun on the A$2.4bn ($1.6bn) Parramatta Light Rail project in the Greater Parramatta region of New South Wales (NSW), Australia, with the turning of the first sod.
Consulting engineering group Ramboll has announced the start of construction on Discovery Building at the Rothera Research Station facility in Antarctica to facilitate the British Antarctic Survey’s (BAS) on-going climate-related research.
Hammerson, a UK-based real estate investment trust, has secured a resolution to grant planning for 7.5-acre mixed-use Martineau Galleries masterplan in Birmingham City Centre, UK.
US-based real estate firm Crescent Communities along with Starwood Capital Group has announced plans to commence construction on NOVEL Edgehill, a new mixed-use multifamily community in Tennessee, US.