Construction began on the City of Tampere’s new district being built over the railway tracks in Tampere city centre in Finland.
Motherson Sumi Systems (MSSL), an Indian company that manufactures automotive wiring harnesses, has broken ground on a production facility at Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) Al Hamra Industrial Zone in the UAE.
Validus Senior Living and Home Communities have broken ground on its new Inspired Living assisted living–memory care community in Royal Palm Beach, Florida.
The Cheshire West and Chester planning committee has approved plans for the first phase of mixed-use development at Chester Northgate in the county of Cheshire, UK.
ATIP New Capital Entertainment (ATIP Entertainment) has won a contract from the Administrative Capital for Urban Development (ACUD) for a $20bn (£16.3bn) Entertainment District, spanning 4,256 acres, in Egypt’s New Administrative Capital, which has been under construction since 2015.
US-based construction firm Tutor Perini has been selected as the Preferred Proponent for the $260m (£213m) Miami-Dade County New Civil and Probate Courthouse in Miami, Florida.
US-based hospitality firm Standard International, the parent company of The Standard, has announced the opening of The Standard, Huruvalhi Maldives resort near Male.
Hong Kong-based real estate company Hang Lung Properties has announced the opening of Conrad Shenyang hotel at its Forum 66, a commercial development comprising a shopping mall and Grade A office towers, in China.
UK-based construction firm Willmott Dixon has been selected to build a new headquarters for Merseyside Police Force and new Control Suite for West Midlands Police.
British construction, services and property group Kier has been appointed to the third generation of North West Construction Hub’s Medium Value Construction Framework worth approximately £250m-£1bn.
Choice Hotels International and Koucar Management have broken ground on the first Cambria Hotel in Portland, Maine.
Swedish construction and development company Skanska has signed a contract with Highline Public Schools to build a replacement high school in Burien, Washington.
British property development and investment company Hammerson has unveiled plans for the regeneration of a 1,670m² site in Leeds City Centre, adjacent to its flagship destination, Victoria Gate.
Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions has inaugurated the Parliament Village student housing project at Texas Woman’s University (TWU) in Denton, Texas.
The Fallon Company, a US-based real estate developer, has unveiled its plans and details related to its new mixed-use development located in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Florida-based developer The St Joe Company and Miami-based real estate investment and development company Key International have commenced construction on a 255-room Embassy Suites hotel in the Pier Park area of Panama City Beach, Florida, US.
US real estate development and acquisition company Wood Partners has broken ground on a new residential community, Alta Headwaters, in Orlando, Florida.
Real estate investment firm Brennan Investment Group has broken ground on Colorado Logistics Park, a project on located 61 acres of land, consisting of five buildings, totalling 954,311ft² of space.
Design and architecture studio Heatherwick Studio has unveiled designs for a ‘planted pergola’ complex at the heart of the new Toranomon-Azabudai district in Tokyo, Japan.
R&F Property Australia has topped out the first building at the A$750m (£415m) Live City residential and mixed-use development in Footscray.