Construction and civil engineering firm Veidekke has been awarded a contract, worth NOK685m ($79.9m), by health trust Helse Førde (HF) to build a hospital in Førde, the county of Sogn og Fjordane, Norway.
UK-based construction services provider Willmott Dixon has secured a contract worth £12.8m to construct an operational hub for the Gloucestershire Constabulary.
Sweden-based property management and construction company Fabege and multinational construction and development company Skanska Sweden are acquiring around 150,000 m2 of land in Solna, Sweden, as potential for urban development has opened up in the area.
Create Developments, a sister concern of Create Construction, has received planning consent for the construction of the £48m Hampton by Hilton hotel in Trafford, Greater Manchester, in the UK.
Britain construction firm Taylor Woodrow has inked a pre-construction services deal to support the construction of 10,000 homes at £6bn Meridian Water development in London, UK.
Construction company BAM has built and formally handed over a new teaching and research facility for the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences to the University of Leeds.
London-based housing and property developer Peabody has formed a partnership with the London Mayor Sadiq Khan to construct over 1,500 affordable homes in the east London town of Dagenham.
Demolition work has commenced on the £200m Becketwell regeneration project at Derby’s city centre, with the work directed at the properties on Victoria Street and former Central United Reformed Church.
Woodbourne Group has revealed the masterplan for the world’s first carbon neutral skyscraper in Birmingham, the UK.
Willmott Dixon will be constructing a £120m retirement village called Millfield Green in partnership with Inspired Villages and Legal & General Capital, following a recently obtained net-zero carbon project.
Henry Boot Construction is all set to begin major urban development works worth £42.5m in the city centre of Sheffield.
Sir Robert McAlpine has been appointed as the design and construction delivery partner for the £72.6m Care Environment Development and Re-provision (CEDAR) upgrade programme for the Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (CNTW).
Apple has announced the construction of its R&D facility called Silicon Design Center in Germany – touted to be the largest in Europe – with a planned investment of over €1bn.
Legal & General Modular Homes has acquired and commenced construction work on a major modular homes scheme in Lockleaze, Bristol.
Finnish construction company YIT has secured a contract to construct a new logistics centre for Nordic communications and logistics provider PostNord in Hakkila, Vantaa, Finland.
Swedish construction company NCC has secured a contract worth €35m from the City of Helsinki to build seven apartment buildings in Finland.
Eutopia Homes has secured Housing secretary Robert Jenrick’s approval for its £130m mixed-use scheme in Digbeth, Birmingham.
McGee, a specialist engineering contractor, has been appointed as the principal contractor for Phase I of the 30 South Colonnade redevelopment on the Canary Wharf Estate in the UK.
A joint venture (JV) comprising Galliard Homes and Apsley House Capital has commenced development work to the tune of £165m on the new Soho Wharf in Birmingham, the UK.
Sweden-based Peab has received a contract worth €20m to construct an office building for Niam Oy on the Life Science Center block in Keilaniemi in Espoo, Finland.