UK-based construction company J F Finnegan has been selected by the University of Sheffield for the construction of Translational Energy Research Centre, a national hub for innovative research into low-carbon energy generation technology.
Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division has agreed to provide £875m (€1bn) development loan for the Olympia London Exhibition Centre regeneration project in the UK.
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has agreed to provide a $200m loan to Bangladesh to upgrade the power supply network in its capital Dhaka and the country’s western zone.
BAM Construction has completed construction on office development, dubbed Three Snowhill, in Birmingham, UK, for Irish property development firm Ballymore Properties.
US-based project management services provider Bechtel has secured an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from Sempra Energy to build the Port Arthur LNG export terminal in Port Arthur, Texas.
L&T Construction said that its Water & Effluent Treatment Business has secured a design and execution contract for Phase II of Al Dhakhlia Water Transmission System, a water infrastructure project in Oman.
Mill Creek Residential has broken ground on Modera Flagler Village, a luxury high-rise apartment community located in Florida, US.
British construction firm McLaren Group has launched a new residential development business, known as McLaren Living, which will focus on delivering mixed-use, residential developments as well as placemaking schemes in the UK.
Costain, a British construction and engineering services company, has secured a contract from Pale Blue Dot Energy to provide technical consultancy services for the next phase of the UK’s first carbon capture and storage (CCS) project.
Norwegian construction company Veidekke has secured a contract to build the fifth stage of the Humla housing cooperative at Vollebekk in the Bjerke district of Oslo.
UK-based infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has secured a contract from Wigan Council to help design the borough’s M58 link road, which will connect J26 M6 with Wigan town centre via the A49 link road.
Samsung Electronics has started construction on a new $220m Research and Development Center in Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam.
An affiliate of the US-based hospitality firm Hyatt Hotels has signed a management agreement with Umm Alqura to develop and build a Grand Hyatt branded hotel in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
Global commodities trader TrafiguraTrafigura has entered into a joint venture with US-based refiner Phillips 66 to build a deepwater terminal in Texas, US to export crude oil.
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam, Norfolk Mayor Kenneth Cooper along with federal, state and local officials have broken ground on the Ohio Creek Watershed Project in Norfolk, Virginia.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Estonian bank Luminor have agreed to provide a loan of up to €102m for the proposed Porto Franco project in Tallinn's city harbour district, Estonia.
CPB Contractors, a subsidiary of CIMIC Group, has been selected by the government of South Australia for the construction of three regional transport infrastructure projects under the Port Wakefield to Port Augusta Regional Projects Alliance (RPA).
Meriwether Companies and Big Sky Wave Developments have unveiled plans to build Coral Mountain, a resort community in California, US.
Skanska has signed a contract worth NOK1.5bn ($158m) with Omsorgsbygg Oslo, a municipal enterprise, for the construction of Oslo City Emergency Center in Norway.
Kier Highways has secured a £150m contract from Highways England for the construction of the A585 road expansion project.