Multiplex completes $714m M-City Monash mixed-use scheme in Australia

5 Aug 2020 | Oceania

Global construction firm Multiplex, on behalf of Schiavello Group, has announced the completion of the A$1bn ($713.9m) mixed-use scheme, M-City Monash in Clayton’s former warehousing district in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

UK approves £560m funding to improve schools buildings

5 Aug 2020 | Europe

The UK Government has allotted £560m funding for building projects at 580 academies ranging from sixth form colleges to voluntary aided schools in England.

Arada awards $115m contract for East Village project in Sharjah, UAE

4 Aug 2020 | Middle East

UAE-based Arada Developments has awarded a contract worth AED423m ($115m) to Best Building Contracting Company for the construction of East Village, the second phase of Sharjah megaproject, Aljada.

Plans approved for Court Collaboration’s £280m Stone Yard scheme in UK

3 Aug 2020 | Europe

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.

USTA, Disney, Tiger Woods commit $50m to build new academic and athletic complex in Los Angeles

3 Aug 2020 | North America

The United States Tennis Association (USTA), Tiger Woods’ TGR Foundation, the Walt Disney Company, philanthropist Doug Kimmelman and the Karsh Family Foundation have committed $50m to build a new academic and athletic complex in Los Angeles, California.

Barratt selected to deliver 300 new homes in Macclesfield, UK

31 Jul 2020 | Europe

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.

Construction begins on Canada’s $1.9bn Alpine Park mixed-use project

31 Jul 2020 | North America

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.

Verkor to set up new battery production facility in Europe

31 Jul 2020 | Europe

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.

Morrison Construction to build three new schools in Winchburgh, UK

30 Jul 2020 | Europe

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.

Partnership deal signed to develop £1.2bn housing project in Hampshire, UK

30 Jul 2020 | Europe

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.

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