Dubai Holding, an investment holding company, has launched an AED5.5bn ($1.5bn) Dubai Food Park development project.
The University of Sheffield, located in England, has secured planning consent from Sheffield City Council for its new social sciences facility.
Network Rail and regeneration specialist St Modwen have secured planning permission for the construction of a mixed-use development, known as the Derby Triangle.
Manchester City Council has appointed a design team for the £328m refurbishment of the city’s grade I listed Town Hall in Manchester, UK.
Planning applications have been submitted for two major infrastructure projects, including Clyde Waterfront and Renfrew Riverside project as well as Glasgow Airport Investment Area project.
The Port of Rotterdam Authority has signed an agreement with PUMA (Projectorganisatie Uitbreiding Maasvlakte, Project Organisation Expansion Maasvlakte) for the construction of the site of Rotterdam Offshore Center Maasvlakte 2.
Transport for Greater Manchester has signed an agreement with MPT, a consortium of Laing O’Rourke, VolkerRail and Thales, to deliver the £350m next phase of the Metrolink expansion.
BAM Construction has secured a £30m contract from CALA Homes to build the main shell and core structure of The Crescent, a set of 84 glass-fronted, contemporary new residences in Edinburgh, Scotland.
HLG Contracting has won a contract to build five 16-storey residential towers as part of the preparations for Expo 2020 Dubai.
Lincoln Property Company and Alcion Ventures have secured $141.6m construction loan to develop the first phase of their planned creative office campus in Tustin, California.
GMR Goa International Airports Limited (GGIAL), a subsidiary of GMR Airports Limited, has secured INR13.3bn ($206m) in financing from India-based Axis Bank for the development of Mopa airport inGoa, India.
Transport for London (TfL) has selected Triangle London Developments (TLD) as its preferred bidder for a joint venture to deliver a mixed-used development on its Landmark Court site on Southwark Street, south London.
The Flemish-Netherlands Scheldt Committee has selected Sassevaart consortium as the preferred bidder for the construction of €753m lock in Terneuzen in the Netherlands.
Skanska has bagged a SEK940m ($111.3m) contract from real estate company Vastfastigheter to build a care facility at Kungalv Hospital in Sweden.
A joint venture of Salini Impregilo and The Lane Construction has won a $580m contract to build the Northeast Boundary Tunnel (NEBT) project in Washington, DC.
Central & Cecil Housing Trust (C&C) has secured an approval from Westminster City Council to redevelop Dora House in St John’s Wood, London.
Public Health England (PHE) has acquired the vacant GSK site in Harlow, England where it plans to construct a £400m public health campus.
Renewable Energy Systems (RES) is set to move forward with the construction of the Copenhagen Wind Project in New York.
KBJ, a joint venture (JV) of Kiewit Energy Group, Black & Veatch Construction, and JGC US Projects, has won an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from Jordan Cove LNG to engineer and construct an LNG export terminal in Coos Bay, Oregon.
Roxul, a producer of stone wool insulation products and part of the Rockwool Group, has unveiled its plan to build a new manufacturing facility in West Virginia, US.