The Exchange, a six-storey mixed-use building at Darling Square in Sydney, is scheduled to open mid-2019.
Commercial Estates Group (CEG) has signed Section 106 legal planning agreement with Leeds City Council, enabling the group to go ahead with its proposals for a £350m development on a six-acre site off Globe Road and Water Lane in the South Bank, London.
Finnish construction company YIT has won the Helsinki High-rise Competition – the international Pasila Tower Area architecture and implementation competition – for its proposal Trigoni.
Australian contractor Multiplex has achieved a construction milestone on LK Property Group’s A$800m six-star retail and high-rise residential development, Capitol Grand, with the ‘topping out’ of the 10-level Capitol Grand Tower in Melbourne, Australia.
American hotel management company White Lodging has unveiled a $350m plan to develop a mixed-use scheme at its hospitality site in Merrillville, Indiana, US.
Balfour Beatty has been selected by ZOM Senior Living as construction manager for the first phase of Wellington Green Senior Living, a mixed-use senior housing community in Wellington, Florida, US.
Bombardier is set to construct a new service centre at the Miami-Opa Locka Executive Airport (OPF) in Miami-Dade County, Florida that will entail an investment of $100m.
American construction company Brasfield & Gorrie has broken ground on $241m Omni Oklahoma City Hotel, a convention centre hotel being established by Omni Hotels & Resorts.
UK-based home builder Countryside Properties, along with housing association L&Q, and land owner and partner GLA, has secured planning application from Deputy Mayor of London Jules Pipe for the £1bn development at Beam Park in East London.
EllisDon Kinetic (EDK), a joint venture of EllisDon Corporation and Kinetic Construction, has won a contract from the University of Victoria to provide construction management services for the $135m New Student Housing and Dining Facility in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Apartment Investment and Management Company (Aimco) has broken ground on 253 new homes on the site of the former Fitzsimons Army Medical Center in Aurora, Colorado, US.
Boston University (BU) has unveiled plans to build a 17-floor tower on Commonwealth Avenue to house the new BU Data Sciences Center, the first major Charles River Campus teaching centre in a half-century and tallest building on campus.
Australian infrastructure group Lendlease and London and Continental Railways (LCR), wholly owned by the Department for Transport (DfT), have secured approval from the London Legacy Development Corporation for a new commercial building at the £2.4bn International Quarter London (IQL) in Stratford, London.
A joint venture comprising Galliard Homes and Apsley House Capital have submitted plans to Birmingham City Council to build a £125m mixed-use scheme at the four-acre AE Harris site in the Jewellery Quarter, an area of central Birmingham, UK.
Komatsu Mining has unveiled plans to build new headquarters and manufacturing campus near the company’s original machine shop off South First Street in the Milwaukee area, US.
McLaren Construction has been selected for McLaren Property’s student accommodation development at The Oaks in Coventry, UK.
Work on the Royal Liverpool Hospital is set to restart, as the UK government has decided to end the private finance deal and continue work on the new hospital with public sector funding.
Wates Construction has been selected by Liverpool City Council to construct a new 200-bedroom, upscale hotel in the city.
BIC Contracting (BICC) has secured the first infrastructure package, worth AED103m ($28m), from real estate developer ARADA for Phase 1 of Sharjah megaproject, Aljada, as part of the AED1bn ($272m) infrastructure package for the 24 million ft² project designed by engineering contractor Jacobs.
Dignity Health California Hospital Medical Center (CHMC) has announced plans to construct a new patient care tower as part of a $215m campus expansion and modernisation to meet the needs of the greater Los Angeles downtown community.