Cresset forms JV with Hines for new residential development in US

7 Feb 2019 | North America

The Cresset-Diversified QOZ Fund has formed a joint venture with Hines to develop The Preston, a new residential building in downtown Houston, US.

Galliford Try signs contracts for Assembly Bristol mixed-use scheme

7 Feb 2019 | Europe

Galliford Try has signed contracts with Bell Hammer and AXA IM-Real Assets for the new Assembly Bristol mixed-use development in the UK.

BCEGI appointed for Middlewood Locks Phase 2 in UK

6 Feb 2019 | Europe

Beijing Construction Engineering Group International (BCEGI) has been appointed by real estate developer and investor Scarborough International Properties to build the second phase of the £1bn Middlewood Locks development in Salford, Greater Manchester, England.

CPB Contractors wins $77m WaggaWagga health works contract in Australia

6 Feb 2019 | Oceania

CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group company, has been selected by the New South Wales (NSW) Government in Australia to design and construct the WaggaWagga Health Service (WWHS) Stage 3 Redevelopment Project.

Dubai Holding to construct new tower in Downtown Jumeira

4 Feb 2019 | Middle East

UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has inaugurated works on Burj Jumeira, the new tower to be built in the Al Sufouh neighbourhood of Dubai.

Vigor to construct aluminium fabrication facility in Washington

4 Feb 2019 | North America

American shipbuilding, ship repair and industrial service provider Vigor Industrial has signed an agreement to take over the former home of Christensen Yachts in Vancouver, Washington, to establish an aluminium fabrication facility for the US Army’s new landing craft, Maneuver Support Vessel ...

BSI launches new standards on building information modelling

4 Feb 2019 | Europe

Business standards company BSI has published two new international standards – BS EN ISO 19650-1 and BS EN ISO 19650-2 – for the organisation of information about construction works using Building Information Modelling (BIM).

YOO Capital, DFI secure planning approval for £1bn Olympia London scheme

1 Feb 2019 | Europe

YOO Capital and Deutsche Finance International (DFI) have secured planning approval from Hammersmith & Fulham Council for a £1bn project to turn Olympia London into a cultural hub.

NIB lends €147m for medical campus project in Finland

1 Feb 2019 | Europe

Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has provided a €147m loan to the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (HUS) to finance the construction of a new hospital project in Helsinki, Finland.

Echelon to invest €1bn in two new data centres in Ireland

31 Jan 2019 | Europe

Ireland-based Echelon Data Centres will invest €1bn in the development of two data centres, Echelon Clondalkin in Dublin and Echelon Avoca near Arklow, in County Wicklow.

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