The Manchester City Council has given planning consent for the first phase of a £1.4bn mixed-use scheme to regenerate Mayfield in Manchester, UK.
Construction company Skanska has secured a £240m contract to deliver 20 Ropemaker Street, a commercial development in Central London.
A consortium led by UAE-based Metito Group has commenced construction on Independent Sewage Treatment Plant Project (ISTP) in Dammam West, Saudi Arabia.
Chemical firm BASF is planning to build a new cathode active materials (CAM) production plant in Schwarzheide, Germany.
Capstone Development Partners has closed on tax-exempt financing for a new mixed-use student housing project at Arizona State University Downtown Phoenix campus.
Admares, a real estate developer using marine, offshore, land and modular construction techniques, has partnered with Porsche Consulting for the construction of a new commercial property in Brooklyn, New York City.
Real estate investment firm Patrinely Group, in a joint venture with USAA Real Estate and CDC Houston, has broken ground on Hewlett Packard Enterprise's (HPE) new campus in CityPlace located at Springwoods Village, a 2,000-acre master-planned community in Texas, US.
A joint venture between Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction Company (RLW), a subsidiary of Sterling Construction Company, and W.W. Clyde & Co has secured a contract to design and rebuild Bangerter Highway in Salt Lake County, Utah.
Fraser Crossing Partners, a joint venture between Aecon Group and Acciona, had reached financial close on the Pattullo Bridge Replacement Project in British Columbia, Canada.
US-based commercial trucks and buses maker Navistar has broken ground on its new and expanded manufacturing facilities at Jetplex Industrial Park in Huntsville, Alabama.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) has signed an agreement with Delta Air Lines and JFK International Air Terminal (JFKIAT), the operator of Terminal 4 at the John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport in New York, on key terms for the $3.8bn Terminal 4 redevelopment project.
The UK government has given green light for the construction of the High Speed Two (HS2) high-speed railway project that will connect London and Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds.
A joint venture consisting of construction firm Skanska has secured a contract from Maryland Department of Transportation to build a new bridge over the Potomac River in the US.
US-based hospitality firm Hyatt Hotels has announced the opening of Hyatt Centric Downtown Portland in Oregon, US.
UK-based construction company Kier has commenced construction on the £21.2m secondary school in Botley, Hampshire in the UK.
Spanish multinational electric utility company Iberdrola has announced plans to build new 63MW wind project, named Herrera complex, in Burgos province, Spain.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed an agreement to finance €120m to the Egyptian Government to support the expansion and upgrade of the Alexandria West Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP).
The application for the A30 between Chiverton Cross and Carland Cross has been given development consent by the Secretary of State for the UK Department of Transport.
Range Developments has begun construction of first-ever Six Senses resort on the island of Grenada in the Caribbean.
Network Rail, the owner and infrastructure manager of most of the railway network in Great Britain, has awarded five CP6 signalling contracts worth £2.4bn ($3.09bn) to help deliver a more reliable railway for passengers.