Sky Studios Elstree has secured planning approval from Hertsmere Borough Council to proceed with the construction of a new film and TV studio in London.
The Bolton Council in the UK has granted planning permission for the £250m redevelopment of Crompton Place Shopping Centre.
Nestlé Group’s operating unit Nespresso has unveiled plans to invest CHF160m ($170.1m) in the expansion of its Romont Production centre in Switzerland.
Linkcity, a property development firm, has signed agreements with several partners for the development of the £240m third phase of Hallsville Quarter, a regeneration scheme with the London Borough of Newham at Canning Town.
The Barking and Dagenham Council’s planning committee has approved new Hollywood-style film studios in Dagenham, east London.
BAM Construct UK, a subsidiary of Royal BAM Group, has announced up to 150 job cuts, representing 6.5% of its total workforce.
Eiffage Construction has secured a contract for the construction of Joya commercial project in Fontenay-sous-Bois, Paris, on behalf of developers Européquipements and Quartus.
UK-based McAleer & Rushe has been awarded by Nikal to deliver the first phase of its £120m Exchange Square 2 development in Birmingham City Centre, UK.
Scandinavian Property Group (SPG) has selected NCC for the construction of nearly 400 apartments to be located in Bålsta, Håbo Municipality, north of Stockholm, Sweden.
UK-based architecture firm Sheppard Robson has secured approval for a High Street development that will transform a retail site into a mixed-use hotel and retail project for investment manager Patrizia.
Developer Grosvenor Britain & Ireland has submitted an outline planning application to the West Oxfordshire District Council for the Oxfordshire Garden Village scheme in the UK.
Construction and engineering firm John Sisk & Son has signed a contract with developer Osborne+Co to construct a £150m new campus for Santander Bank in Milton Keynes, UK.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide a loan of €50m for the development of UNIT.City, Ukraine’s first vertically integrated innovation park.
UK-based Morgan Sindall Construction has been selected by the University of Salford to deliver its new £65m Science, Engineering and Environmental Building (SEE Building).
Vinci Energies has signed a public private partnership (PPP) contract worth €76m, with the German town of Velbert, to upgrade and operate its civic centre the Bürgerforum Niederberg.
A consortium led by two Bouygues Construction subsidiaries has been awarded contracts worth more than €100m for the construction of a sports arena and associated projects in Paris.
Vinci Construction has secured a £47m contract for the construction of Chester Northgate, a new mixed-use project in Chester City, England.
Godwin Developments, a UK-based property developer, has agreed to acquire the former Royal Mail sorting office, one of Nottingham’s most recognised buildings.
Chinese telecommunications equipment provider Huawei has secured approval from the Cambridge City Council for the construction of the £1bn optoelectronics research and development (R&D) and manufacturing centre in Cambridge, UK.
The City of London Corporation’s Planning and Transportation Committee has given its approval for the construction of a new Museum of London in West Smithfield at an estimated cost of £337m.