The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth (UMass Dartmouth), US, has broken ground on a $134m housing and dining complex for students.
British property developer Berkeley Homes (Western) and residential developer L&Q have announced plans to jointly deliver the redevelopment of the former Homebase/Toys R Us site in central Reading, UK.
Construction on the electric Streetcar project from Santa Ana to Garden Grove cities in Orange County, California, US, has begun with the sanctioning of $149m federal grant.
A consortium comprising superyacht marina development and operating group Adriatic Marinas and ship and superyacht builder Damen has signed a concession agreement with the Government of Montenegro for the redevelopment of the former Bijela shipyard in Boka Bay, Montenegro.
Finnish construction firm YIT has been selected as the construction and development partner for Garden Helsinki, an urban development project in Finland.
Portland Diamond Project (PDP) has signed an agreement in principle with the Port of Portland to develop the Port’s 45-acre Terminal 2 property.
US-based commercial real estate advisory firm Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) has arranged a $77.2m construction loan for Block 9, a new $125m mixed-use development in downtown Fargo, North Dakota, US.
GMI Construction Group and Muse Developments have broken ground on a new 60,000ft² Grade A office building as part of the latest phase at Stockport Exchange in the new business district in the town of Stockport, UK.
Megawide Construction, an engineering and infrastructure conglomerate based in the Philippines, has won an EPC contract from HTLand for the Mandani Bay Quay Phase 2, a waterfront development in Mandaue City, Cebu, Philippines.
Bouygues UK, a British subsidiary of French company Bouygues Construction, has secured a contract worth more than £100m from Taylor Wimpey Central London to build the first phase of Postmark, a project comprising two building complexes, in Farringdon district, London.
Bournemouth Development Company has secured planning permission from the Bournemouth Council for a £150m scheme at the Winter Gardens site in Bournemouth, UK.
Enel Green Power España (EGPE), the renewable energy division of Spanish electric utility company Endesa, has begun construction on three solar plants in the Province of Badajoz in the Spanish region of Extremadura.
British mixed-use developer First Base and private equity real estate fund Patron Capital have selected McLaren Construction to deliver the £120m redevelopment of the former Amex House in Brighton, UK.
Australian residential property developer Crown Group has formed a strategic alliance with real estate developer Mitsubishi Estate Group to develop a new community, called Mastery by Crown Group, in Sydney, Australia.
Gammon Construction, a 50:50 Far East joint venture of Balfour Beatty and Jardine Matheson, has won an HKD5.5bn (£551.9m) works contract (L2) of the Lyric Theatre Complex and extended basement for the final stage of the theatre development in Hong Kong.
The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and South African power utility Eskom have signed a loan agreement of ZAR2.886bn ($206m) and $25m, which will be used to improve power transmission in Southern Africa.
Finavia, formerly the Finnish Civil Aviation Administration, has made the implementation decision on extension and modification work at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport’s Terminal 2, enabling construction company SRV to initiate preliminary work.
Australian construction company Multiplex has completed the A$81m ($58.6m) Biomedical Learning and Teaching Building for Monash University’s Clayton campus in Victoria.
The £1.5bn A14 Cambridge-Huntingdon improvement scheme, the biggest road upgrade in the UK, has reached half way point and is expected to be completed by December 2020.
Birmingham City Council has appointed Australian construction, property and infrastructure company Lendlease as the principal contractor for the Perry Barr regeneration development.