The InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has started construction of its first avid branded hotel in Canada.
A consortium of BESIX’s firm Six Construct and Jan De Nul Group has secured a contract worth AED371m (€90.4m) to expand the port of Fujairah in Dibba, the second largest city of the emirate of Fujairah in the UAE, located along the Gulf of Oman.
South Korea-based Hyundai Motor Group has broken ground on its innovation centre in Singapore that will entail an investment of S$400m ($294.2m).
UK-based Stoford Development has submitted plans for Pets at Home’s new national storage and distribution centre in Staffordshire, UK.
UK-based WRW Construction has begun work on £23m Sunnyside Wellness Village Scheme, an integrated health and wellbeing village in Bridgend, UK.
US-based real estate investment firm Hines and its investment partner Cresset-Diversified QOZ Fund have commenced construction on a new luxury for-rent residential community in Denver, US.
A 50/50 joint venture (JV) between the construction engineering firms Clough and Elecnor has secured a contract worth A$1.5bn ($1.08bn) for TransGrid’s Project EnergyConnect, a proposed electricity transmission line in Australia.
Crestpoint Real Estate Investments has announced the start of construction of a new Amazon fulfilment centre in Ajax, Ontario.
UAE-based property development firm DAMAC Properties has awarded a contract worth AED181m ($49.2m) to Trans Emirates Contracting for the main contract of construction of the luxury housing tower, Zada, in Dubai.
German construction equipment manufacturer Herrenknecht has secured a contract to supply the first two tunnel boring machines (TBMs) for London’s HS2 tunnels.
BAM Construction UK has been selected by the Redcar and Cleveland Council to complete the new £9.7m Regent Cinema development in Redcar, UK.
Infrastructure NSW (INSW) has selected Turner & Townsend to offer project management, superintendent and tenancy coordination services for the redevelopment of the Sydney Fish Market at Blackwattle Bay in Sydney, Australia.
Enel Green Power Chile, a renewable energy subsidiary of Enel Chile, has commenced construction on its 204MW Domeyko solar photovoltaic (PV) project in Chile, South America.
VINCI Construction UK has completed the £60m ($78m) redevelopment of The King’s School, which is claimed to be one of the largest independent schools in the UK.
The UK Government has announced that the upgrade work on A19 has commenced six months ahead of the scheduled as it plans to accelerate transport projects.
Construction works of the Malolos–Clark Railway Project, a flagship Philippine project is expected to commence soon, after the signing of three civil works contracts valued over $1.7bn.
Graham has secured a £35m contract from Royal London, a UK-based mutual insurer, to design and build a new retirement village, Wycliffe Park, in England, UK.
Ferrovial’s US construction subsidiary Webber has secured a $70m contract from the Texas Department of Transportation for the expansion and rehabilitation of FM 1960 road project in Houston, US.
Hill International has secured a contract to provide construction management services for the EGP5bn ($318m) Kasr Al-Ainy Hospitals refurbishment project for Cairo University in Egypt.
Peel Land and Property (Peel L&P) and Your Housing Group (YHG) have secured planning permission for the new residential development at Liverpool Waters, a large scale community development in the UK.