UK Government’s housing agency Homes England has agreed to provide £309m in funding packages for three housing developments in London with 20,000 homes.
Brisbane Move, a consortium of Arup and Acciona, has been selected as the preferred tenderer to design the new AUD944m ($650m) Brisbane Metro project, a ‘turn up and go’ rapid transit system.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a €95m loan agreement with the Estonian national railway company Eesti Raudtee for the modernisation of the railway network.
Austrian construction company PORR has secured a €115m (PLN509m) contract for the design and construction of the S16 expressway Olsztyn-Ełk in the section between BorkiWielkie and Mrągowo.
EDF Renewables, a subsidiary of EDF Group, Enbridge and wpd, have announced that start of construction on the 500MW French offshore wind farm, Fécamp.
Swedish construction firm NCC has secured a won a contract worth about SEK265m ($28.5m) to deliver preparatory works for the Tvärbanan light rail line in Stockholm, Sweden.
Ferrovial’s US-based construction subsidiary Webber has been awarded a contract, worth $301m, by the Texas Department of Transportation for the reconstruction of 12km of the SL12 highway in Dallas. Under the contract, Webber will be responsible for the reconstruction of existing Interchanges between State Loop 12, State Spur 482, State Highway 114 and 183.
Consultancy and construction company Mace has been selected by Transport for the North (TfN) in the UK to lead the Programme Support Office for the £39bn Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) programme.
Airport Authority Hong Kong has awarded HK$7.2bn (£760m) contract to Balfour Beatty’s Hong Kong joint venture (JV) company, Gammon Construction, to deliver major tunnelling project at Hong Kong International Airport.
Construction on the A$11bn ($7.4bn) Sydney Metro – Western Sydney Airport rail in Australia is set to commence later in 2020.
A consortium of Acciona, Ferrovial and Peru-based JJC has won a contract from Lima Airport Partners (LAP), an operator of Peru's main airport, to build the Control Tower at Jorge Chávez Airport in Lima, Peru.
Morrison Construction, a part of the Galliford Try Group, has secured a contract to build a new flagship facility of the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS).
Swedish construction firm NCC has secured a design-build contract worth about SEK750m ($80m) from Fabege to construct a new office building in Solna, Sweden.
Saudi Water Partnership Company (SWPC) and the Metito Group-led consortium have announced the closure of financing for the $245m independent sewage treatment plant (ISTP) in the country.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has been awarded a contract by Iberdrola affiliate Ailes Marine to construct the 496MW Bay of Saint Brieuc offshore wind project on the English Channel off the coast of Saint Brieuc Bay, France.
The UK Government’s Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Alok Sharma has approved the development of the 350MWCleve Hill Solar Park.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide a $300m loan to Indonesian state-owned company PT Geo Dipa Energi (GDE) to expand the geothermal power generation capacity in the country.
Ontario Power Generation (OPG) has begun construction on the new Calabogie Generating Station in eastern Ontario, Canada.
Stantec-led consortium has been selected by the Egyptian Holding Company for Water and Wastewater (HCWW) to lead the €456.5m Fayoum Wastewater Expansion programme in the country.
UK-based construction services firm Kier has been chosen by the University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust to deliver a £97.1m project at Heartlands Hospital.