Wates Construction has secured a £70.9M contract for the construction of Anthology’s Hoxton Press development in east London.
Interserve’s construction joint venture Khansaheb has secured an £81M contract from Majid Al Futtaim (MAF) to expand and upgrade the City Centre Ajman mall in the UAE.
Clark Construction Group has been selected as the prime contractor by the Montgomery County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) to build the MD 355 Multimodal Crossing project at the Medical Center metro station in Bethesda, Maryland.
A joint venture of Walsh Construction and Consigli Construction has started construction on a new patient pavilion for Health Quest in Poughkeepsie, New York.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved $631M in loans and grants to develop the Vishakhapatnam-Chennai industrial corridor in India.
Cheshire West and Chester Council has given the go-ahead to a £300M retail-led, mixed-use project in the Northgate area of Chester, UK.
GE is set to invest €150M in the construction of a biopharmaceutical manufacturing campus in Cork, Ireland.
Mixed-use property regeneration specialist U+I has been selected by the Mayfield Partnership to develop a £800M urban regeneration project in Manchester, UK.
Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) will invest $1bn in expanding its ENOC Processing Company (EPCL) Jebel Ali facility in Dubai.
Australian contractor Multiplex has celebrated the topping out of the University of New South Wales’ (UNSW) $125M biological sciences building in Australia.
A joint venture between Moda Living and Apache Capital Partners has unveiled plans for a £145M apartment tower in Birmingham, UK.
BMT Group’s subsidiary BMT Fluid Mechanics has been awarded a contract by Aurecon to serve as the wind engineering consultant for The Tower project at Dubai Creek Harbour.
Developers Great Western Developments and Sellar Paddington have submitted revised plans for the £775M Paddington Quarter project in West London.
US-based marketing/direct sales firm Mary Kay has broken ground on its new global manufacturing and research and development facility in Lewisville, Texas.
The Cordish Companies has broken ground on the new $200M Live! hotel at the Maryland Live! Casino in Hanover, Maryland.
UK-based automobile manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover has broken ground on its new £1bn manufacturing facility in Nitra, Slovakia.
Developer O’Callaghan Properties has received approval from the Cork City Council to build a €90M office development in Cork, Ireland.
UK-based construction and project management consultancy Turner & Townsend has been appointed by Vicinity Centres to manage the retail delivery of its AUD350M ($264M) Chadstone Shopping Centre redevelopment in Melbourne, Australia.
Tilal Properties is set to build a major commercial and retail destination in Sharjah, UAE.
Plastics, chemical and refining company LyondellBasell has announced plans to build a new $700M high density polyethylene (HDPE) plant at its manufacturing complex in La Porte, Texas.The new plant will have an annual capacity of 500,000t.LyondellBasell CEO and chairman of the management board Bob Patel said: "This project represents the next generation of technology."This location is ideal for this facility because of the feedstock advantage we enjoy, the ability to ship product around the world and, most importantly, the outstanding workforce that the Gulf Coast has to offer."The project is anticipated to create up to 1,000 jobs during the construction peak and 75 full time positions.Construction on the project is expected to commence in early 2017 and will be complete by 2019.