Work has commenced on the first museum of entertainment, called as Showtown, to narrate the story of Blackpool and its role in the entertainment scene in the UK.
HS2, the developer of the UK's High Speed 2 project, has announced that work to transform the Old Curzon Street Station building in Birmingham is now underway.
Peab has been chosen to construct a new school with a schoolyard and 22 rental apartments in central Eskilstuna of Sweden.
Canadian design firm Stantec has been appointed as lead engineer for the Edith Cowan University (ECU) City in Perth, Western Australia.
Persimmon Homes West Wales has received conditional planning permission to build 137 homes on the site of the former Afan Lido Leisure Centre on the Aberavon Seafront, the UK.
Swedish construction company NCC has secured a contract worth nearly $53.3m (SEK460m) to construct a new office building, Valle Vision, in Oslo, Norway.
Real estate firm Hines, Urban Atlantic and Triden Development Group have completed the acquisition of one-acre land at The Parks at Walter Reed in Washington, the US, to construct a luxury condominium property.
Texas Medical Center (TMC) has launched TMC3, a new 37-acre life science campus, in Houston, Texas, the US.
Skanska has announced an investment of $129m (aboutSEK1.1b), in the office development project 3901 Fairfax in Arlington, Virginia, the US.
Nordic community builder Peab has secured a contract worth $23.5m (SEK203m) from Jönköping Municipality to construct a new senior assisted living in Sweden.
Real estate developer Wellen Park has commenced construction of a mixed-use development, Downtown Wellen, in the US.
Construction firm The JR Group has secured a contract from UK-based Ayrshire Housing to deliver new housing in Carrick Street, Ayr.
Austin-based real estate developer Parallel has announced the development of a new mixed-use student housing development in College Station, Texas, the US.
US-based oncology firm Umoja Biopharma has broken ground on a new manufacturing facility in Louisville, Colorado, the US.
L&T Construction, the construction subsidiary of Indian firm Larsen & Toubro (L&T), has been awarded contracts for various projects in India and Saudi Arabia.
Construction and civil engineering firm Veidekke has secured a design and build contract worth $15.12m (NOK132m) from Asker municipality to construct Søndre Borgen Helsehus at Borgen in Asker, Norway.
Bridge Housing has broken ground on Casa Sueños, the third phase of the Fruitvale Transit Village in Oakland, California, the US.
The Bracknell Forest Cambium Partnership, a joint venture (JV) between developer Countryside and Bracknell Forest Council, has secured planning consent for the development of Coopers Hill site in the UK.
Geekvape has announced plans to invest several billions to construct an intelligent manufacturing industrial park in Greater Bay Area, China.
Bouygues UK has announced achieving financial close on Phase III of student accommodation scheme for the University of Essex for £168m.