BAM Construction has been selected by the University of Birmingham on a 10-year construction framework and will be part of the university’s collaborative ‘family’ of contractors to work together.
Implenia and its consortium member Fahrner Bauunternehmung have been selected by Autobahndirektion Südbayern, the Bavarian motorway authority, for the construction of a junction connecting the ‘B15 neu’ federal highway and the A92 motorway near Landshut.
Oxford City Council and its development partner Catalyst Housing have unveiled the details of ‘concept masterplan’ for the proposed £100m Blackbird Leys redevelopment scheme in the UK.
Manchester Metropolitan University has secured planning approval from Manchester City Council’s Planning and Highways Committee for the construction of its new Science and Engineering building.
Wates Developments and Redrow Homes have submitted an outline planning application for the development of a new housing scheme with 1,500 new homes at the former Ford Airfield in West Sussex, UK.
Morrison Construction, the Scottish business of Galliford Try, has secured a £54m ($69.6m) contract from Scottish Prison Service to build a new women’s national facility in Stirling, Scotland.
UK-based construction services firm ISG has secured a contract from media company Sky to build an innovation centre at its west London campus.
German energy company innogy has commenced construction on the 47.5MW Dolice wind farm in West Pomerania province, Poland.
UK-based Higgins Construction and A2Dominion have formed a joint venture vehicle for delivering a housing development that will feature more than 300 homes in West London.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a €250m loan agreement with TenneT to finance the construction of the western section of Zuidwest 380kV project in the Netherlands.
The University of Strathclyde has secured approval from Renfrewshire Council for the construction of the National Manufacturing Institute Scotland (NMIS) facility.
UK-based infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has secured a £63m contract from Highways England to upgrade a section of A19 road in the north-east of England, UK.
Austria-based wellbeing organisation Therme Group has secured planning permission from the Trafford Council for the Therme Manchester, a £250m well-being resort in Trafford.
High Speed Two (HS2) is set to begin construction on the ‘interchange’ station to serve Midlands, close to Birmingham International station, the NEC and Birmingham Airport.
The Swedish Transport Administration (Trafikverket) has awarded a contract to the US-based engineering services provider Jacobs to provide strategic consultancy services for the proposed new high-speed railway lines between Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö in Sweden.
UK-based construction company J F Finnegan has been selected by the University of Sheffield for the construction of Translational Energy Research Centre, a national hub for innovative research into low-carbon energy generation technology.
Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division has agreed to provide £875m (€1bn) development loan for the Olympia London Exhibition Centre regeneration project in the UK.
BAM Construction has completed construction on office development, dubbed Three Snowhill, in Birmingham, UK, for Irish property development firm Ballymore Properties.
British construction firm McLaren Group has launched a new residential development business, known as McLaren Living, which will focus on delivering mixed-use, residential developments as well as placemaking schemes in the UK.
Costain, a British construction and engineering services company, has secured a contract from Pale Blue Dot Energy to provide technical consultancy services for the next phase of the UK’s first carbon capture and storage (CCS) project.