Work begins on phase II of Worthy Down transformation project in UK

14 Feb 2019 | Europe

Swedish construction company Skanska, UK’s Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) and the Defence College of Logistics, Policing and Administration (DCLPA), and US engineering company Aecom have begun the second phase of construction of new facilities for defence personnel at Worthy Down ...

Google to invest $13bn in data centres, offices across US in 2019

14 Feb 2019 | North America

Google has announced that it will build a $600m, 275,000ft² data centre in New Albany, US, as part of a $13bn nationwide expansion in 2019 in data centres and offices across the country, with major expansions in 14 states.

Primewest, Iris secure approval for $100m mixed-use scheme in Australia

14 Feb 2019 | Oceania

Primewest and Iris Residential have secured approval for a A$140m ($100m) plan for the construction of 150 apartments and 14 specialty tenancies at the gateway to LandCorp’s Montario Quarter in Shenton Park, Australia.

BAM JV wins German business campus contract

13 Feb 2019 | Europe

BAM Deutschland, the German non-residential construction subsidiary of Dutch company Royal BAM Group, in joint venture with Max Bögl Stiftung, has won a contract for the second phase of the business campus of Wüstenrot & Württembergische (W&W) in Kornwestheim, in the German state of ...

Birmingham Council unveils Phase 2 proposals for Perry Barr regeneration

13 Feb 2019 | Europe

Birmingham City Council has unveiled proposals for the second phase of the regeneration of Perry Barr in Birmingham, UK.

US Steel to restart construction on $215m plant in Alabama

12 Feb 2019 | North America

United States Steel (US Steel) has announced the restart of construction on $215m electric arc furnace (EAF) steelmaking facility at its Tubular Operations in Fairfield, Alabama, located in Jefferson County.

Heijmans, Dutch municipality plan €100m housing scheme

12 Feb 2019 | Europe

Dutch Construction company Heijmans has signed a letter of intent with the Municipality of Vlaardingen for the development of the former Vijfsluizen sports park, where the company intends to construct around 400 homes under a project valued at €80m to €100m.

McAleer to commence construction on £82m Paddington hotel in London

12 Feb 2019 | Europe

McAleer & Rushe, a developer and contractor based in Northern Ireland, is set to begin construction on a £82m, 620-room hotel and hybrid aparthotel development in Paddington, London.

Queens Cross secures funding for regeneration scheme in Scotland

12 Feb 2019 | Europe

Queens Cross Housing Association has secured £40m funding from M&G Investments for the transformation of the Hamiltonhill area of Glasgow into a new urban ‘suburb’.

Radisson signs agreement for six new hotels in Egypt

11 Feb 2019 | Africa

Radisson Hotel Group has signed an agreement with Cairo-based business partner Zaghloul Holdings for six new hotels in Egypt as part of a portfolio deal across several of its brands.

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