Edinburgh Council has given its approval for a £750m project to expand the BioQuarter in the south-east of the Scottish capital.
Abu Dhabi-based master developer Modon Properties has awarded three contracts worth AED2.374bn ($646.2m) to deliver infrastructure works for the second and fifth phases of Riyadh City South project in the UAE.
UK-based developer Native Land has secured planning approval from the Southwark Council in England for the second phase of £1bn Bankside Yards mixed-use development.
UK-based construction company Graham has been selected as the main contractor to deliver a new M11 Junction 7A at Harlow, England.
McDermott has broken ground on Saudi Aramco’s new fabrication facility within the King Salman International Complex for Maritime Industries and Services in Ras Al-Khair, Saudi Arabia.
Hines, a US-based real estate firm, along with its partner Cresset-Diversified QOZ Fund have started construction on The Mercantile, a mixed-use project located downtown Omaha, Nebraska.
The New Zealand Transport Agency has shortlisted two teams for the design and construction of the proposed Northern Pathway harbour bridge.
UK-based construction firm Mace has signed £350m design and build contract with property company Sellar Property Group, on behalf of Great Western Developments, for the second stage of £825m Paddington Square mixed-use development in London.
US-based Granite Construction has secured a $25m contract from the California Department of Transportation for the Interstate 8 (I-8) at Imperial Avenue Interchange Reconstruction Project in Southern El Centro, California, US.
Housing developer Redrow and Menta, a regeneration services provider, have announced the start of work on the second phase of Morello, a mixed-used development project in East Croydon, England.
The St. Joe Company, a US-based real estate developer, has announced its plans to build a mixed-use shopping centre with additional leasable commercial space in Watersound, Florida.
Air Products Qudra has broken ground on fully-integrated industrial gases hub project in the Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia.
BAM Nuttall has been selected by the Falkland Islands Government (FIG) as the development partner to design and build a new port in Stanley Harbour.
Renfe Operadora, a Spanish state-owned company that operates freight and passenger trains, has signed a contract worth $5.9bn to develop and operate the Texas High-Speed Rail project, connecting Houston and Dallas.
UK-based construction, services and property group Kier has broken ground on Mayfield School in Portsmouth.
The Related Companies chairman and University of Michigan alumni Stephen Ross has announced $100m in philanthropic gift to launch a fundraising campaign for the construction of the Detroit Center for Innovation.
The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) has selected four design-build teams for the proposed Bootheel Bridge Bundle project in the US.
India is set to open the world’s largest cricket stadium, named Motera Stadium, in Ahmedabad in the state of Gujarat.
Stream Realty Partners (Stream), a real estate company, is set to develop a new 500,000ft² mixed-used project, known as The Quad, in uptown Dallas, Texas.
The Texas A&M University System is planning to invest $546m in Texas Medical Center in Houston to house its Engineering Medicine (EnMed) programme and provide housing for medical and nursing students.