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Plans revealed for 20-minute neighbourhood in Edinburgh
Scottish capital’s council signs MoU with developers on €2.3 billion project
Skanska wins $311 million contract to build new campus centre for Simmons University in Boston
Contractor Skanska has won a $311 million contract to build a new residence and campus centre for Simmons University in Boston, USA
Modular firm to manufacture 2,174 apartments for Saudi Arabia’s NEOM
Swedish modular home manufacturer SIBS has secured a deal to deliver 2,174 apartments to NEOM in Saudi Arabia.
Chinese contractor to use top-down construction to build ‘world’s largest’ residential tower in Dubai
Contractor China Railway 18th Bureau Group has won a deal with developer the Al Habtoor Group to build a new residential tower in Dubai.
California developer to use little-known ‘builder’s remedy’ to bypass zoning rules and build 790 homes
A Los Angeles-based developer is to use a little-known provision called the ‘builder’s remedy’ to build 790 market rate and affordable homes in the City of Alhambra in California, bypassing the usual zoning requirements.
Modular builder to 3D print 26 homes for veterans from waste plastic
A modular building company is to build 26 two-bedroom homes for veterans in Twentynine Palms, California, US.
Thailand’s US$3.5 billion ‘smart building’
One Bangkok project awarded highest certification for ‘digital connectivity’ 
German city and Lidl owner to build circular artificial intelligence campus
Architecture firm MVRDV has won a deal to design a circular campus to develop AI technologies called the Innovation Park Artificial Intelligence (Ipai), in the German city of Heilbronn.
Construction megaprojects to watch in 2023 and beyond
Construction projects are becoming bigger, better, and more expensive each year
Saudi Arabian linear city The Line awards delivery partner role
Canadian consultancy SNC-Lavalin has secured a delivery partner role on Saudi Arabia’s linear city, The Line
Indonesia to break ground on US$2.7bn housing project
Construction to begin on housing for Indonesia’s new capital city
First step for new US$4 billion casino
New facility in New York could be one of area’s ‘greenest’ buildings 
Cobod prints first 3D house in Borneo
The company says that the total length of the print was over 9km
Balfour Beatty JV win US$150m Hong Kong contract
The project will aim to reduce carbon emissions by recycling demolition waste on-site
First 3D printed 2-storey building in Canada
The build follows the success of single-storey 3D buildings across North America
Chinese developers in ‘survival mode’ as new construction starts plummet
China’s property market is facing financial difficulty as new construction starts suffered their biggest fall in nearly a decade
Athens’ €8bn smart city a step closer
Lamda Development’s Ellinikon project promises to create 75,000 jobs
Video: Explaining the concept behind Neom’s the Line
Saudi Arabia-based Neom has launched a new urban living concept
China’s central bank to help property crisis
The bank will aim to reduce the level of debt that is currently rife in the country’s property sector
New NEOM city to run on ‘100% renewable energy’
Saudi Arabia claims new city will vertically layer homes, offices, public parks and schools
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