The San Diego State University (SDSU) in the California, US, has broken ground on the Mission Valley stadium project, as part of the university’s campus expansion plan.
Willmott Dixon has completed and handed over the first phase of the campus transformation of Oaklands College in Hertfordshire, UK.
Finnish construction firm YIT has entered into a contract with the municipality of Sodankylä in Northern Finland to build a multi-purpose school building and maintain the property for 20 years.
Great Plains Manufacturing (GPM), a US-based subsidiary of Japanese tractor and heavy equipment manufacturer Kubota, is set to build a new JPY5.6bn ($53m) plant for the production of compact track loaders (CTLs) in Salina, Kansas.
Construction firm Skanska has secured a contract worth NOK2.88bn ($324m) to deliver preparatory work for a water supply system in Oslo, Norway.
L&T Construction’s Heavy Civil Infrastructure Business has started work on the120MW Lower Kopili hydropower project in Assam, India.
CPB Contractors, the Australian subsidiary of CIMIC Group, has secured four projects worth A$107m ($76.5m) in India and Australia.
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) have selected Steiner Studios to develop and operate film and television production hub in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, New York.
Southvalley Estate, a part of MCR Property Group, has unveiled plans for a mixed-use development, Northern Gateway, in Manchester, UK.
International architecture firms Fender Katsalidis and Skidmore Owings & Merrill (SOM) have been selected to design the Central Place Sydney, a A$2.5bn ($1.79bn) commercial development in Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), Australia.
Interserve Construction is set to begin construction on the Emergency Department and Acute Medical Unit at Walsall Manor Hospital in Walsall, England.
US-based hospitality firm Hilton has announced the start of construction to transform the Crocodile Bay Resort, a sportfishing destination in Costa Rica.
South Korea’s Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction has been awarded an EPC contract valued about KRW220bn ($185.5m) for a waste-to-energy (WtE) plant in Poland.
Social media giant Facebook is set to construct a new data centre facility in Gallatin, Tennessee that will entail an investment of $800m.
UAE-based Azizi Developments has started construction on its new AED350m ($95m) housing project, dubbed Creek Views II, in Dubai.
The plans have been cancelled to build a £500m athletes village for the 2022 Commonwealth Games to be held in Birmingham, UK.
The North London Waste Authority (NLWA) has awarded a £100m contract to Taylor Woodrow, a subsidiary of Vinci, for the construction of waste recycling facilities at the Edmonton EcoPark in London.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced the financial closure of BAKAD project, a $585m ring-road located around the city of Almaty in Kazakhstan.
A consortium comprising Japanese engineer Hitachi and Italian contractors Webuild and Astaldi has been awarded a contract worth €2.5bn to commence work on the first section of the €4.8bn Verona-Padua high-speed/high-capacity railway project in Italy.
The Building business of the UK-based construction firm Galliford Try has secured an order to construct a £105m build-to-rent development in Leeds, UK.