The Land Transport Authority (LTA) of Singapore has awarded a civil contract worth $793.6m (S$1.05bn) to China Jingye Engineering (Singapore Branch) for the Changi East Depot for Cross Island Line (CRL).
UAE-based property development firm Arada has awarded two contracts for the $2.1bn (AED8bn) Masaar in Sharjah.
Construction engineering company SMEC Australia has been appointed to develop a concept design to explore options to reinstate the Blayney to Demondrille railway line in New South Wales, Australia.
Network Rail has announced an investment of £33m to deliver a new train depot and staff accommodation facilities located within the current existing Cadder railway yard, between Bishopbriggs and Lenzie, in the UK.
The £400m Woolwich Exchange regeneration scheme, being developed by a partnership of St. Modwen and Notting Hill Genesis, has secured planning consent from Royal Borough of Greenwich council in London, the UK.
Real estate agency BLD Group has commenced construction of Sunnyside apartments and V2 apartments in Florida, the US.
Regeneration specialist Vistry Partnerships and Cross Keys Homes have acquired British Sugar’s former headquarters site to transform into affordable homes.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the commencement of construction on two affordable housing developments in Monroe County.
The St Helens Borough Council has granted planned consent for the £54m global glass research and innovation facility at Saints Retail Park in the UK.
The UK’s Network Rail announced that the Highland Council has approved planning consent for a new railway station at Inverness Airport in Scotland.
China has commenced construction of a new test line in North China's Shanxi Province to handle high-speed maglev trains.
US-based utility company Duke Energy has commenced construction of the 22.6MW Speedway Solar project in Cabarrus County, North Carolina.
Austria-based construction group Strabag has secured a contract worth €500m for Scarborough Subway Extension (Line 2) project in Toronto.
Power plants developer rPlus Energies has commenced construction of 104MWdc Graphite Solar I project in Carbon County, Utah.
Carmacks, a subsidiary of Eurovia (VINCI Construction) in Canada, has been awarded a contract, worth €62.5m, to develop the Highway 40 in Grande Prairie, Canada.
Colas, a subsidiary of the Bouygues Group, has secured two contracts worth €180m in Côte d’Ivoire, West Africa.
Winvic Construction has secured a contract to construct eighth industrial warehouse at Segro Logistics Park East Midlands Gateway (SLPEMG) in East Midlands, the UK.
Cementation Skanska, a subsidiary of construction company Skanska, has secured a contract worth $86.9m (SEK720m) for major piling works on the HS2 high speed railway, UK.
Competitive Power Ventures (CPV) has announced commencement of construction of 100MW Maple Hill solar facility in Pennsylvania, with support of Gemma Power Systems.
Parkway Property Investments and Silverpeak Real Estate Partners have commenced construction on Lakeland Central Park in Lakeland, Florida, the US.