Dubai-based Omniyat has signed an AED500m ($136m) agreement with Ajman Bank for the construction of a mixed-use project at Dubai Water Canal in Business Bay.
Work on the UAE pavilion for Expo 2020 began with a ground-breaking ceremony, marking a significant milestone in the UAE’s history to host one of the most-recognised exhibitions.
A groundbreaking ceremony was held for a new building of the Tennessee State Library and Archives on Bicentennial Mall at the intersection of Sixth Avenue N and Jefferson Street.
The University of Bristol is set to build a £80m library on the Clifton campus as part of wider plans to remodel its precinct around Tyndall Avenue.
Coplan Estates, a UK-based firm specialising in local authority mixed-use schemes, has been appointed as development partner by Woking Borough Council for the Woking Gateway project.
Councillors of the London Borough of Hounslow (LBH) have approved planning amendments submitted by Lionel Road Developments and Kew Bridge Gate Developments for Brentford Community Stadium.
Unite Students, a manager and developer of student accommodation in the UK, has acquired a site in Oxford for developing an 885-bed scheme to house Oxford Brookes University students.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is set to provide a loan of €490m for the construction of a children’s hospital in Dublin, Ireland.
Construction of the UK Government Property Hub at Central Square in Cardiff commenced with a ground breaking ceremony, marking the beginning of a two-year project taken up under a public-private alliance.
BMMJV, a joint venture of Bam Nuttall and Mott MacDonald, has secured a contract to build the £100m Boston Barrier, which will protect more than 14,000 properties from tidal flooding.
Construction firm Mace has appointed main contractors for two student housing schemes in Exeter and Cardiff.
McLaren Health Care Corporation has unveiled its plans to build a $450m replacement hospital in south Lansing, Michigan and expand its partnership with Michigan State University (MSU).
Crystal Palace Football Club (CPFC), a professional football club in England, has unveiled plans to redevelop Selhurst Park stadium.
Tohono O’odham Gaming Enterprise (TOGE) has started construction on the permanent, full-scale home for its Desert Diamond West Valley Casino in Arizona, US.
UK developer Tide Construction has secured planning permission to build the tallest modular development in the world – a twin-tower scheme of build-to-rent flats – in Croydon, south London.
Construction firm BAM has been chosen by City, University of London to construct a new building for The City Law School.
The University of Sussex has appointed Mace as the construction partner for a new Life Sciences facility at the Falmer campus near Brighton in England.
The University of Maryland has broken ground on a Capital Region Medical Center in Largo as part of the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS).
NCC in consortium with German company Wayss & Freytag Ingeniurbau has been selected by the Swedish Transport Administration to build the Korsvagen phase of the West Link project.
International contractor Multiplex has completed construction on the St Patrick’s Green, a $120m aged care and retirement village at 40 Chapel Street in Kogarah, Australia.