Real estate developer Court Collaboration has secured planning approval from the Birmingham City Council in the UK for its proposed Stone Yard, a £280m residential development scheme.
Verkor, an industrial company, has announced its plans to set up a battery production facility in Europe, with support from EIT InnoEnergy, Schneider Electric and the GROUPE IDEC.
Canada-based real estate company Dream Unlimited has broken ground on C$2.5bn ($1.86bn) Alpine Park, a mixed-use scheme in Distillery District, Toronto.
Homes England, the government’s housing agency, has selected Barratt and David Wilson Homes North West as its preferred developer to deliver 300 new homes in Macclesfield, UK.
Northvolt, a Swedish battery developer, has raised $1.6bn in debt to finance the ongoing construction of its large-scale lithium-ion battery manufacturing plant in Skellefteå, Sweden.
Urban&Civic and The Wellcome Trust, a charitable foundation, have signed a partnership deal with the UK local authorities, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council and Hampshire County Council, to develop a £1.2bn new residential project in the UK.
UK-based Morrison Construction has announced that it will commence work on a primary and two new secondary schools in Winchburgh, West Lothian next month.
Bowmer + Kirkland Group has been selected as the main contractor by developer MEPC for the development of 4 Angel Square speculative office at NOMA neighbourhood in Manchester, UK.
Willmott Dixon has been selected by property developer Cubex for the construction of a new office development in Bristol city, UK.
American communications company Capitol Broadcasting (CBC), real estate firm Hines and USAA Real Estate have formed a joint venture to develop a 700,000ft² mixed-use project in Downtown Durham, North Carolina, US.
Pella Corporation, a US-based manufacturer of windows and doors, has chosen Troy, Ohio as the location for its new manufacturing facility.
The University of Victoria (UVic) in British Colombia, Canada has broken ground on new C$232.4m ($173.6m) student housing and dining project.
Hines, a real estate investment firm, and Waterfront Toronto have started construction on T3 Bayside project to offer more than 250,000ft² of contemporary, mass timber office space.
CCG (Scotland), Partick Housing Association and Hanover Scotland have submitted a joint planning application for the development of a new residential building on a vacant site in Anniesland, near Glasgow, Scotland.
ABB, a Swiss electrical equipment manufacturer, has broken ground on a $30m facility to conduct R&D and produce electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions in San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy.
Nikola Corporation, a US-based zero-emissions vehicle production company, has broken ground on a manufacturing facility in Coolidge, Arizona that will entail an investment of about $600m.
Robertson Construction, a British construction company, has completed and handed over the £100m RAF Lossiemouth strategic facility in Moray, Scotland to the Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) in the UK.
British construction company Kier has secured 13 new school projects worth nearly £170m in England and Wales.
Swedish construction firm NCC has secured a contract worth about SEK320m ($36m) from Salem Municipality in Sweden to build Fågelsången school and a sports hall.
Tesla, a US-based electric vehicle and alternative energy company, is planning to build a new gigafactory in Austin, Texas with an investment of $1bn.