UPS, a full service shipping courier, has begun construction on a new $200m, 850,000ft² facility in Caledon, Ontario, as part of the company’s $500m investment in Canada.
Google will invest €600m to establish its next European data centre near the town of Fredericia in western Denmark.
Real estate investment company Kennedy Wilson and its equity partners have completed Capital Dock, a mixed-use development in Ireland, that is set to transform Dublin’s South Docklands.
J Safra Group and Foster + Partners have submitted a planning application to the City of London Corporation for the construction of The Tulip, a public cultural attraction, which would be located adjacent to 30 St Mary Axe, also known as The Gherkin.
Swedish construction and project development company Skanska has won a SEK1.8bn ($199m) order for the development of an office project, Citygate, in Gothenburg, Sweden.
American retail real estate owner, operator and developer EDENS and multifamily developers Crescent Communities have broken ground on new retail and residential development at Moores Mill in Upper Westside Atlanta.
British financial services groups Legal & General has agreed to fund the development of Unity Square in Nottingham as the regional hub of HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).
Toringdon 7, an office building being developed by US-based Trinity Capital Advisors and Brasfield & Gorrie in Toringdon Office Park, in Charlotte, North Carolina, has topped out and is on track for completion in 2019.
SLSCO, a Texas-based company, has won a $167m contract from the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) for the construction of approximately eight miles of levee wall system in the US Border Patrol’s (USBP) Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Sector.
BAM Construction’s North West team has been appointed by the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) to design and construct a Welcome Building and lake at RHS Garden Bridgewater on the site of the former Worsley New Hall, UK.
Tutor Perini Building (TPBC), a subsidiary of US-based civil, building and specialty construction company Tutor Perini, has been selected by the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma to design and build the Choctaw Casino and Resort expansion project in Durant, Oklahoma, US.
American e-commerce giant Amazon has announced that it will establish its second headquarters (HQ2) at a site in Northern Virginia, US.
UAE-based property developer Aldar Properties has awarded an AED335m ($91m) contract to Al Rakha Contracting and General Transport for the infrastructure buildings and early works package for the first neighbourhood in Phase Two of its AED10bn ($2.72bn) project Alghadeer, located near the border of Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
Sheffield Resources has signed two agreements that will advance and de-risk development of the Thunderbird Mineral Sands Project in northern Western Australia.
CapitaLand has won a bid for a mixed-use scheme on a 4.7-hectare greenfield site in Huangpu district within Guangzhou Science City in Guangzhou, China, for RMB882m ($127m).
Scottish company Morrison Construction has been appointed for the construction of the University of Edinburgh’s new Health and Wellbeing Centre at 7 Bristo Square, to promote health and wellbeing for students.
Zaha Hadid Architects, together with TPO Pride Architects (Russia), has been selected as one of the consortiums to build the new Rublyovo-Arkhangelskoye smart city in Russia.
The Teachers’ Retirement Board, trustees of the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS), has approved a 275,000ft² expansion of its West Sacramento headquarters.
Swedish construction and development company Skanska will invest €170m (SEK1.8bn) in the third phase of Generation Park, an office project located in Warsaw, Poland.
A joint venture between Hammerson and Ballymore has unveiled revised proposals for the regeneration of the Bishopsgate Goodsyard to create a 10-acre, mixed-use urban quarter in Shoreditch, east London.