The Western Australian Government has announced the start of construction on Piara Waters Secondary School in southeastern suburb of Perth.
Rudolph and Sletten, a subsidiary of construction company Tutor Perini, has secured a design-build contract for the Veterans Skilled Nursing and Memory Care facility in California for the California Department of General Services (DGS).
US-based infrastructure company Granite has won a $160m contract from Upper Trinity Regional Water District for work on the Leon Hurse Dam project in Ladonia, Texas.
Swedish construction company NCC, together with Region Jönköping County, has commenced construction on a new train depot in Nässjö, Sweden.
Swedish construction and civil engineering firm Peab has secured a contract worth $61.2m (SEK517m) from City of Gothenburg Property Management to construct a new middle school in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Swedish construction company Skanska, along with Electrification of Railways in Prague, has secured a contract to upgrade railway track in Pardubice, Czech Republic.
Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions together with Axium Infrastructure has announced financial close on a mixed-use student housing project for Vanderbilt University.
EDF Renewables Ireland, a wholly owned subsidiary of EDF Group, has commenced construction on three new solar power projects in Wexford and Kilkenny.
Al Mulla Group’s member Al Mulla Automobiles has commenced construction on its new Mercedes-Benz 2S customer service facility in Kuwait.
Student accommodation developer Alumno has secured planning consent for a $33.2m (£24m) purpose-built student accommodation on Dogpool Lane in Birmingham.
UK-based property developer Argent has secured planning consent from Birmingham City Council for Octagon residential tower at the Paradise redevelopment project in Birmingham, the UK.
Construction firm Graham Group has started construction on Birmingham’s first smart-enabled building at Innovation Birmingham Campus in the UK.
Construction company Mace has been selected as a manufacturing programme partner to deliver new manufacturing facilities in the UK.
US-based project management services provider Bechtel has secured an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from Advanced Power to build the 140MWdc Cutlass Solar Project in Texas.
UK-based construction services provider Willmott Dixon has been appointed to deliver further 382 homes as part of the second phase of regeneration of east side of Gascoigne estate in Barking, the UK.
Finnish construction company YIT has secured contract worth $44.7m (€37m) to construct a school and day care centre complex in south Nummela, Vihti.
Australia’s New South Wales (NSW) Government has shortlisted two companies for work on the new metro railway line.
Global real estate investment firm Hines has secured planning approval from Westminster City Council for refurbishment of a mixed-use project in London, the UK.
China Civil Engineering Construction (CCECC), a subsidiary of China Railway Construction (CRCC), has signed a contract worth $3.02bn for work on Nigerian Eastern Railway from Port Harcourt to Maiduguri in Nigeria.
Newmarket Lane has secured planning consent for a two million square feet distribution warehouse at Wakefield Hub in Yorkshire, the UK.