Wates Developments and Redrow Homes have secured revised planning approval for a 1,500-unit residential development at Wretchwick Green in Bicester, UK.
BAM Construction has announced that the new Jedburgh Intergenerational Community Campus project in the Scottish Borders reached financial close.
Dexus, an Australian real estate investment trust, has topped out ‘100 Mount Street’, a new-generation office building in Sydney, Australia, after more than two years of construction.
Penn Medicine has broken ground on a $200m multi-specialty outpatient facility in Radnor, Pennsylvania, US, which will offer more options for patients to receive advanced care.
Swiss power and automation technology group ABB has announced that it will invest $150m to build the most advanced, automated and flexible robotics factory in Shanghai, China.
London-based developer Canary Wharf Group has topped out Ten Park Drive, the group’s first residential apartments on the Canary Wharf estate.
GMI Construction Group has won a contract for the development of 2.5 million ft² of high bay distribution and industrial accommodation at a logistics site near the Follingsby Park Industrial development in Gateshead, UK.
Countryside Properties has been selected by Kingston Council as the preferred development partner for the Cambridge Road Estate regeneration project in the UK.
British company Laing O’Rourke has signed a contract to complete the Royal Liverpool Hospital project of Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust on which construction came to a halt in January after the Carillion collapse.
Arabtec Construction, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Arabtec Holding, has won a contract worth AED 311m ($84.6m) from Expo Dubai 2020 to build the public realm in concourses and arrivals plazas at Expo 2020.
The University of Glasgow has received planning approval from Glasgow City Council to commence construction on its new £113m Research Hub.
Swedish construction company NCC and property management company Staffanstorps Kommunfastigheter have signed an agreement for the construction of a new school for nearly 550 students and an associated sports facility in Staffanstorp, Sweden.
Italian construction and civil engineering company Salini Impregilo and its Swiss subsidiary CSC Impresa Costruzioni have won a contract worth more than CHF100m (about €90m) for the development of a commercial and residential district in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Megaworld, a developer of integrated urban townships in the Philippines, is building its fourth residential development in The Mactan Newtown in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu.
Dubai-based property developer Nakheel has broken ground on Dragon Towers, its AED713m ($194m) twin-building residential project at the Dragon City mixed-use community.
La Trobe University and the government of the Australian state of Victoria have agreed to jointly fund a A$2m ($1.4m) scoping and feasibility study to accelerate investment to fast-track delivery of its A$5bn ($3.5bn) University City of the Future on its Melbourne campus at Bundoora.
French energy and services group ENGIE has won a contract from Kingston University for a new £195m student accommodation scheme in London.
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust has submitted plans to Leeds City Council for two modern hospital buildings, including a dedicated Children’s Hospital, on the Leeds General Infirmary (LGI) site as part of a long-term vision called ‘Hospitals of the Future’.
BAM Deutschland, the German subsidiary of Dutch construction services company Royal BAM Group, has won two contracts, together worth more than €70m, for the construction of an office and residential building in Berlin and for the extension of the university hospital in Jena, located in east Germany.
Bouygues UK, a British subsidiary of French conglomerate Bouygues Construction, has won a £250m (€281m) contract from Lynxvale, the University of Cambridge’s development arm, for the construction of the university’s Cavendish III physics laboratory and a neighbouring Shared Facilities Hub.