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.
Pirapora solar complex, a 399MWp plant in Brazil jointly owned by EDF Renewables and Canadian Solar, has raised BRL1.39bn ($373m) from multiple project finance sources.
British real estate developer and Sheffield City Council’s strategic development partner Queensberry has submitted plans to the Local Planning Authority seeking approval for Block B of Heart of the City II, featuring redevelopment of Laycock House.
Tritax Big Box REIT, a British real estate investment trust investing in ‘Big Box’ distribution centres, has secured planning permission from Dartford Borough Council for the proposed development of a cross-docked logistics facility at Littlebrook in Dartford, London, within the M25.
Canadian company Maple Leaf Foods has unveiled plans to build a C$660m ($498m) value-added fresh poultry facility in London, Ontario, Canada.
Steel Dynamics is set to invest $1.7bn to $1.8bn for the construction of a three million tonnes per annum, electric-arc-furnace (EAF) flat roll steel mill in the US.
Wates Residential has broken ground on a £27m housing development at Shuttleworth Road in London as part of Wandsworth Council’s housing delivery programme to build 1,000 homes for Wandsworth residents.