The Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran) has unveiled the $390M first phase of the Mina Al Sultan Qaboos Waterfront project in Muscat, Oman.
Construction work is underway on a medical facility for the armed forces at Stanford Hall near Loughborough, UK.
The Special Economic Zone Authority in Duqm (SEZAD) has signed two contracts for the Duqm Port in Oman.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide a €270M loan to the Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (BGK) to refurbish a road segment in Poland.
Entergy Louisiana has been given green light by the Louisiana Public Service Commission for the construction of a new natural gas-fired, combined-cycle power plant in St. Charles Parish, Louisiana.
Mace Developments has secured planning permission for a new £75M student housing project in Cardiff, UK.
Wacker Neuson has introduced the ET16 mini tracked excavator, designed particularly for excavation work in confined spaces.
John Deere has launched its 470G LC excavator, featuring an EPA Final Tier 4/EU Stage IV diesel engine.
Construction has started on the new Guangzhou Infinitus Plaza in Baiyun New Town, Guangzhou, China.
Housing and regeneration specialist Keepmoat has started work on the second phase of the £500M Hull City Wide Regeneration project.
UK-based United Utilities Group has received final planning consent from Allerdale Council for the construction of a £300M water pipeline project in West Cumbria, UK.
Richard Crookes Constructions (RCC) has been selected by developer Yuhu Group (Australia) to design and build a $250M residential development in North Sydney, Australia.
Australian construction firm John Holland has won a contract to build the Mernda Rail Extension project in Victoria, Australia.
Japanese automotive manufacturer Toyota has broken ground on its $1bn manufacturing plant in Guanajuato, Mexico.
The latest phase of Cardiff University’s £300M Innovation Campus has secured the green light from city planners.
OC 405 Partners, a joint venture of OHL USA and Astaldi Construction, has been selected by the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) to design and build the I-405 Improvement Project in the US.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the government of India have signed a $500M loan for the construction of a new road bridge across the Ganges River in India.
Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center has started construction on a $244M hospital project in California, US.
Collins Earthworks has taken delivery of the first 75t Volvo EC750E excavator to reach the UK market, after the machine was launched at Bauma 2016 earlier this year.
The International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association (ITA) has honoured eight projects and individuals from the tunnelling industry at its annual ITA Tunnelling Awards.