BAM Farrans, a joint venture (JV) between BAM Nuttall and Farrans Construction, is set to commence work on the £121m Great Yarmouth’s Third River Crossing in January next year.
The University of Plymouth has secured conditional planning approval for its new engineering and design facility, Babbage building, from Plymouth City Council.
Spanish infrastructure operator Ferrovial and Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) have signed a framework agreement to explore hyperloop opportunities in the US.
Manchester Metropolitan University has announced that the construction is set to begin on the new Science and Engineering buildings in January next year.
Bouygues Construction’s subsidiary VSL International has launched the first phase construction of North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) in the Philippines.
The UK’s Network Rail has submitted a planning application for a new railway station at Inverness Airport in Scotland to Highland Council.
US-based construction firm Toll Brothers, through its newly formed joint venture, has secured $160m construction financing for new multifamily development in Washington, DC.
Galleries25 has been appointed by Wigan Council to deliver £130m Galleries Shopping Centre redevelopment in Wigan, UK.
French rolling stock manufacturer Alstom has secured a contract to design, build and maintain the transportation system for Toulouse Metropole's third metro line in France.
Birmingham City Council has agreed to form a joint venture (JV) with Lendlease Europe, a real estate and investment group, for the development of £1.9bn Birmingham Smithfield project in the UK.
Larsen & Toubro’s construction unit L&T Construction has been awarded contracts for various projects in India.
US-based real estate firm Hines has begun construction on logistics centre in Hamm-Uentrop, Germany.
A joint venture (JV) between Wates Residential and Havering London Borough Council has commenced construction on the first site of the £1.5bn ‘12 Estates’ regeneration programme in London, UK.
UK-based construction firm Graham has secured a contract to build a new wharf and make land upgrades to secure the Port of Dundee’s future in offshore renewable energy and North Sea Oil and Gas projects.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $123m loan to help build elevated walkways for pedestrians in Manila, the Philippines.
UK-based software company Reactive Technologies has signed a contract with Spanish technology group Ingeteam to build 5MW ultra-capacitor to allow National Grid ESO to measure power system inertia precisely.
The City of Wolverhampton Council has granted planning approval for the construction of a new £17.5m National Brownfield Institute (NBI) in Wolverhampton, UK.
The Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) has approved a A$450m ($340m) financing to BCI Minerals for its Mardie salt and potash project in Western Australia.
The state government of Western Australia has awarded a contract to the Mitchell Extension Joint Venture (MEJV) to deliver the A$215m ($162m) Mitchell Freeway extension in Western Australia (WA).
US-based engineering services provider Jacobs has announced the start of construction on a new $186.6m Cyber and Engineering Academic Center (CEAC) at the United States Military Academy.