Balfour Beatty to deliver University of Edinburgh Futures Institute

7 Mar 2019 | Europe

British construction company, Balfour Beatty, has secured a £70m contract to deliver the Edinburgh Futures Institute, a refurbishment and extension project on behalf of the University of Edinburgh.

MVRDV breaks ground on terraced fruit, vegetable market in Taiwan

6 Mar 2019 | Asia

Dutch architectural firm MVRDV has broken ground on a wholesale market for fruit and vegetables in Tainan, Taiwan.

Work set to begin on new hospital building in Pennsylvania, US

6 Mar 2019 | North America

Work is set to commence on a $200m new Penn State Health acute care hospital in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, US, to bring more local health care choice and hundreds of jobs to the region.

SHKP wins contract for another commercial project in China

5 Mar 2019 | Asia

Sun Hung Kai Properties (SHKP), a real estate company based in Hong Kong, has won a tender for a 750,000ft² commercial site in Qingsheng, Guangzhou, China, adjacent to the one acquired by the company in May 2018.

Hammerson, Ballymore increase number of homes for Bishopsgate Goodsyard scheme

5 Mar 2019 | Europe

A joint venture between Hammerson and Ballymore has revised proposals increasing the number of homes that will be constructed to 500 and the size of the proposed public park as part of the Bishopsgate Goodsyard development.

UC Davis breaks ground on $575m student-housing project in US

1 Mar 2019 | North America

The University of California, Davis, has broken ground on The Green at West Village, a new student housing complex, which can accommodate up to 3,300 students.

Clark Construction selected for SDSU Mission Valley stadium

1 Mar 2019 | North America

Clark Construction Group has been selected by San Diego State University (SDSU), US, to design and build the university’s new multi-use stadium in Mission Valley.

CapitaLand tops out China’s Raffles City Chongqing with highest sky bridge

27 Feb 2019 | Asia

CapitaLand has topped out the eighth and final skyscraper of Raffles City Chongqing in China with the completion of the 250m-high sky bridge, The Crystal, the world’s highest sky bridge linking six of Raffles City Chongqing’s eight skyscrapers.

Multiplex completes final tower at $1.8bn Collins Square scheme in Australia

27 Feb 2019 | Oceania

Australian construction company Multiplex has completed the fifth and final commercial office tower at Walker Corporation’s A$2.5bn ($1.8bn) Collins Square development located at 727 Collins Street in Melbourne’s central business district (CBD).

Laing O’Rourke signs £195m contract for Soho Place mixed-use scheme in UK

27 Feb 2019 | Europe

British construction company Laing O’Rourke has signed contracts worth £195m with Derwent London for the Soho Place, a mixed-use scheme that is being developed on Tottenham Court Road W1.

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