Virginia Tech has selected site in Alexandria, Virginia in the US to build its Innovation Campus with an investment of $1bn (£787.6m).
Tift Regional Medical Center (TRMC) has broken ground on a new $152m (£119.7m) expansion project in South Central Georgia, US.
The state government of Queensland in Australia has announced plans to construct a new men’s prison near Gatton in the Lockyer Valley of South East Queensland, with an investment of A$618.863m (£339.5m).
POMA Group, a France-based Poma ropeway transportation solutions provider, has been awarded a sub contract by Hyundai Engineering & Construction for the Ain Dubai, the world’s tallest observation wheel in Dubai, UAE.
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) has announced the start of construction on a new $350m (£308m) inpatient children’s hospital at Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU in Richmond, Virginia.
British construction company Morgan Sindall has been appointed by hub South West and South Ayrshire Council to build two new education campuses, Prestwick Educational Campus and Maybole Community Campus.
House builder and partnership housing company Inland Homes has secured planning approval for its £350m Wilton Park development on a 100-acre site in Buckinghamshire, South East England.
Private firm Agave Holdings has secured $100m (£78.7m) in construction financing for the first phase of Plaza Coral Gables, a mixed-use project located in the heart of the Coral Gables business district in Florida, US.
UK-based property developer Weston Homes and the Estates & Agency Group have gained planning approval for the £350m regeneration of Abbey Retail Park in Barking, London.
Aldevron, a US-based contract science organisation, has unveiled plans to construct a new 14-acre campus at its headquarters in Fargo,North Dakota.
Swedish construction firm NCC has secured a contract worth about SEK1.4bn (£116.6m) from property developer Bricks to construct a new mixed-use development in Aarhus, Denmark.
Stonebridge Associates, a real estate development and investment firm, has broken ground on Avocet Tower, the $300m (£237m) mixed-use project located in downtown Bethesda, Maryland.
Wates Residential and housing association Orbit have secured planning approval from the Bexley Council’s planning committee for the £95m regeneration of the Arthur Street housing estate in Bexley, London.
Pennon Group, the parent company of Viridor, has announced plans to construct the UK’s biggest plastics recycling plant at Avonmouth, near Bristol.
A joint venture, led by infrastructure firm Aecom, has won a contract worth $107.4m from the New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC) for the programme manager for development of four new correctional facilities.
Germany-based renal dialysis products and services provider Fresenius Medical Care has broken ground on a new distribution centre in Knoxville, Tennessee, US.
Noble Investment Group, a specialist in the lodging and hospitality real estate sector, has broken ground on Element by Westin Nashville, a new hotel, in the West End neighbourhood of Nashville, Tennessee, US.
Diversified property major GPT Group has unveiled the design for Australia’s largest timber building, a premium 12-level office tower.
Hyatt Hotels has unveiled plans to build 21 new luxury hotels and resorts across Asia Pacific by the end of 2020.
ÅF Pöyry has won a pre-engineering contract from Metsä Group subsidiary Metsä Fibre for new Kemi bioproduct mill and Rauma sawmill in Finland.