Qatar’s United Development Company (UDC) has secured QR716M ($197M) worth of contracts to build three new projects at The Pearl-Qatar development.
Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a 50-year Musataha agreement with Emirates Aluminium Rolling (Emiroll) to build a manufacturing plant in Khalifa Industrial Zone, Abu Dhabi.
High Speed Two Limited has awarded new contracts worth £900M for preparatory works on the High Speed 2 (HS2) rail project in the UK.
CIMIC Group company CPB Contractors has won a contract from the Australian Department of Defence to upgrade the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) base at Amberley in Queensland, Australia.
US-based real estate investment trust Weingarten Realty has acquired a 5.2-acre site at the corner of King and North Beauregard streets in Alexandria, Virginia, to be transformed into a mixed-use project.
Erie Insurance has unveiled plans to build a new office building on its campus in downtown Erie, Pennsylvania.
The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has secured planning consent for its new headquarters building in Taunton, UK.
UK-based O’Brien Contractors has won a contract from Readie Construction for Bericote Properties’ Four Ashes Park scheme in Wolverhampton, UK.
The Opus Group has commenced construction on a four-storey, 244-unit multi-family residential development in Minnesota, US.
UPS has unveiled plans to invest more than $400M in the construction of a new regional package sorting hub on the west side of Atlanta, Georgia.
A consortium of companies from China, Italy and Malaysia has secured a MYR1.39bn ($328M) contract for the construction of a high-density polyethylene plant in Johor, Malaysia.
Kilroy Realty Corporation (KRC) has broken ground on a $270M project, known as 100 Hooper, in the SoMa district of San Francisco, California.
A consortium of ACWA Power and Harbin Electric has begun construction on the Hassyan clean coal power station in Dubai, UAE.
Construction firm Swinerton has started construction on the first phase of the Spokane Tribe Economic Project (STEP) in Washington, US.
Swedish state-owned energy firm Vattenfall has secured a contract for the construction of a Danish 600MW offshore wind farm in the Baltic Sea.
A consortium of Boskalis subsidiary VBMS and NKT Cables has won a contract to connect two offshore wind farms to TenneT’s onshore grid in the Netherlands.
GMR Airports has signed the concession agreement with the state government of Goa, India for the development of northern Goa’s Greenfield International Airport.
Italian turnkey contractor Saipem has won two contracts worth around $1bn from Saudi Aramco for the works related to the development of three offshore oilfields in Saudi Arabia.
Malaysia’s Mass Rapid Transit Corporation (MRT Corp) has awarded two viaduct work package contracts worth MYR1.57bn ($369M) for the construction of the MRT Sungai Buloh-Serdang-Putrajaya (SSP) Line in Malaysia.
Contractor Multiplex has completed the fourth and final stage of the Far East Consortium's $550M Upper West Side at 33 Rose Lane in Melbourne central business district.