Construction technology group Strabag, in a joint venture with Leonhard Weiss, has secured €700m contract for the construction of a 31km section of the A49 public-private partnership motorway project in Germany.
Hospitality giant Marriott International has expanded its presence in China with the inauguration of its dual-branded hotel Yinchuan, the capital of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.
Watercrest Senior Living Group and United Properties have announced that the Watercrest Sarasota Senior Living Community in Sarasota, Florida is set to be opened soon as it reached the final phase of construction.
Poland’s Ferrero Polska has awarded a contract to Eiffage Polska Budownictwo, a unit of France’s Eiffage Construction, for the construction of two expansions of the production plant in Belsk Duży near Grójec.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to invest €650m to fund the construction of 32.4km metro line in Kanpur in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.
City of San Diego’s selection committee has selected a bid from Brookfield Properties and ASM Global to redevelop the Pechanga Sports Arena property into a mixed use entertainment district with housing, parks, offices and retail.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to finance Ukraine-based food retailer Novus Group with $100m for the construction of a new green distribution centre in Kyiv along with new stores across Ukraine.
The University of Washington (UW) in the US has broken ground on the $100m Health Sciences Education Building.
Canada’s Kineticor Resource has secured financing to fund the construction of CAD1.5bn ($1.2bn) Cascade Power Project in Edson, Alberta.
Wood Partners, a US-based real estate developer, has broken ground on Alta Southern Highlands, a new luxury residential community in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The Western Australian Government has selected Raubex Construction as the preferred contractor for the first stage of the A$85m ($62m) Bussell Highway dual carriageway project, a road connecting Capel Bypass and Hutton Road.
HS2, the company responsible for developing the UK's new high-speed rail network, has secured planning approval from Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council for the Birmingham Interchange station to be built in Solihull, England.
The Texas A&M University System in the US has broken ground on the $546m multi-use, multi-phase development, Innovation Plaza.
UK-based Capital Land Property Group has received planning consent from Swindon Borough Council to deliver more than 1,550 homes as part of the transformation of the eastern side of Swindon, UK.
Eiffage via its subsidiary, in a consortium with BESIX and In Advance, has secured a contract to build the new headquarters of RTBF, the Wallonia-Brussels Federation public service broadcaster, in Brussels, Belgium.
Turner & Townsend has been appointed by the London Borough of Enfield to provide project and cost management services for its Meridian Water infrastructure works.
Ramboll, architect Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) and Hijjas have been selected by the Penang State Government as winners to design the masterplan for the new Penang South Islands (PSI) in Malaysia.
The Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center has received Board of Trustees approval to construct a $1.8bn hospital tower in Columbus, Ohio.
UK-based construction firm Kier Group has been selected by the Department for Education (DfE) to build a £24.7m project at Dover Grammar School for Boys in the UK.
Italian oil and gas contractor Saipem has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with AGNES and QINT’X to develop a wind farm in the Adriatic Sea off the coast of Ravenna.