Pharmaceutical company Lakes BioScience has secured planning consent for a £350m biomanufacturing plant in Cumbria, the UK.
UK-based construction and infrastructure services provider Kier has commenced work at the £5m crematorium project in Hinckley, Leicestershire.
UK-based construction and property services company Willmott Dixon has been appointed by the Stevenage Borough Council to construct a new bus interchange project, as part of the 20-year $1.3bn (£1bn) regeneration programme.
Veidekke has announced its plans to commence construction of a new residential project in Cederhusen, which is claimed to be Stockholm's first massive wood residential area.
Specialist groundworks and concrete contractor Mitchellson has secured a $23m (£17m) contract from main contractor Sir Robert McAlpine for the £350m ($485m) Morello II twin tower residential scheme located next to East Croydon station in the UK.
The City of London Corporation has given planning permission to developer Tenacity for a 33-storey scheme to be constructed at 70 Gracechurch Street.
HG Construction has been selected as the main contractor by development company Argent Related for the construction of the fourth residential building in Tottenham Hale.
Morgan Sindall Construction has secured a £5m contract to deliver a specialist SME innovation hub for Exeter Science Park in the UK.
Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust has appointed BAM Construction to develop a new MRI suite, 24-bed haematology oncology ward and associated facilities.
Robertson Construction has appointed engineering and services firm HE Simm to deliver the Mechanical, Electrical and Public Health (MEP) installation at Holland Park, Glasgow.
Keepmoat Homes has secured planning approval from East Staffordshire Borough Council to construct new homes in Burton Upon Trent in Staffordshire, the UK.
Balfour Beatty has secured a £32m ($44.1m) contract to construct a new ophthalmology and orthopaedic health facility in Inverness for NHS Highland.
GMI Construction Group has secured a contract worth £40m from Siemens Mobility to construct its new train manufacturing facility at Goole, the UK.
UK-based construction company Merit has secured a contract from Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust to construct a new £30m hospital in Berwick, UK.
UK property developer Strawberry Star Group has entered into a long-term partnership with Irish construction firm JJ Rhatigan (JJR).
Create Developments, a part of Create Group, has secured planning approval for the development of a new 251 bed ibis Hotel at Edinburgh Airport.
Stepnell has started construction work on a £5.1m purpose-built residential care home for children in Warwickshire, the UK.
UK-based construction and infrastructure services provider Kier has commenced construction at the £15.5m leisure centre and community hub project in Kirkby-in-Ashfield, the UK.
Swedish construction company Skanska has announced a €45m ($54.4m) investment in the second phase of the Equilibrium office project in Bucharest, Romania.
Metsä Fibre, a bioproducts producer and a part of Metsä Group, has signed a preliminary agreement with Lehto Group for the construction of a port warehouse for the planned bioproduct mill in Kemi, Finland.