New News information at Design Build Network New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at Design Build Network Barwa launches mall project in Doha Qatar-based developer Barwa Real Estate has launched its new $137m commercial project to be built at A-Ring Road-Rawdat Al Khail in Doha. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT UT Southwestern’s $800m Clements Hospital to open in Dallas next month UT Southwestern Medical Center has unveiled its new hospital, which is scheduled to open on 6 December. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Chestertons to launch $2.3bn Royal Wharf project in London UK-based Chestertons is to launch AED8.8bn ($2.3bn) Royal Wharf project in London, a series of luxury mixed-use developments by Oxley and Ballymore. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT The Beach Company acquires land 292-unit mixed-use development Charleston-based developer The Beach Company's associates have procured 5.93 acres of land at North Main and Stone Avenue for the construction of a $20m mixed-use redevelopment project in Greenville, South Carolina. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Larsen and Toubro wins $487m deal to build Statue of Unity in India Larsen and Toubro (L&T) has secured a INR29.89bn ($487m) engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract from the state Government of Gujarat in India to build the proposed the Statue of Unity. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Healthscope to build Northern Beaches Hospital in Sydney Australian private health care provider Healthscope has been selected to design, construct, run and maintain the new A$1bn($833m) Northern Beaches Hospital in Sydney. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Brandywine Realty and LCOR plan Market Street project in Philadelphia Brandywine Realty Trust has formed a 50:50 joint venture partnership with Berwyn-based real estate firm LCOR / CalSTRS for the construction of a 29-storey, mixed-use development at 1919 Market Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Skanska wins £750m Battersea Power Station main works contract Swedish construction and development firm Skanska has secured a £750m main works contract for phase two of the £3bn redevelopment of London's Battersea Power Station in the UK. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Construction on Manchester’s Fairmont Austin hotel set to begin early next month Manchester Texas Financial Group (MTFG) has secured funding from Colony Capital to build a 1,066-room hotel in Austin, paving the way for construction to commence early next month on the $370m project. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Emaar and Dubai Holding unveil plans for Dubai Creek Residences project Emaar Properties and Dubai Holding have unveiled plans for a multi-billion residential project called Dubai Creek Harbour at The Lagoons. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT Signet starts construction of Infinity Hall at the University of Florida Signet Development has broken ground on an entrepreneurial-based academic residential community at The University of Florida (UF). Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Roche outlines developmental investment plans for Basel site Swiss healthcare company Roche has announced plans to invest CHF3bn ($3.14bn) in the construction of modern research infrastructure, attractive workplaces and sustainable site development at its Basel site over the next ten years. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Hyatt breaks ground on new hotel in Puerto Rico Hyatt Hotels has started construction on its fourth select service hotel in the Puerto Rico Convention District in San Juan. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Balfour Beatty starts work on Wood Partners’ mixed-use development in Atlanta Balfour Beatty has started construction on Wood Partners' $100m mixed-use development at West Peachtree Street in Midtown Atlanta. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Galliford Try secures two office building contracts in the UK at £77m Construction group Galliford Try has secured contracts worth £77m to build two new office buildings in the UK. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Nikal submits revised plans for Exchange Square scheme in central Birmingham UK-based developer Nikal has submitted a new plan for its Exchange Square scheme in central Birmingham's Eastside district. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Lovell preferred bidder for £80m housing scheme in King's Lynn, West Norfolk West Norfolk Borough Council in the UK has selected Lovell as the preferred bidder for the development of around 600 houses at King's Lynn. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Tebyan selects Sun Engineering for construction of Sparkle Towers in Dubai Dubai-based property developer Tebyan has selected Sun Engineering and Contracting for the construction of Sparkle Towers, a twin tower project to be built in partnership with Austrian firm Swarovski. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT OMA and OLIN to design Washington’s first elevated park Design firms OMA and OLIN have won a competition to design Washington's first elevated park over the Anacostia River. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:22:00 GMT Ashford Borough Council approves £1.5bn Chilmington Green scheme in UK UK's Ashford Borough Council has given permission for the development of a £1.5bn residential community called Chilmington Green, in Ashford. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT