US-based LED products and semiconductor maker Cree is planning to a build silicon carbide fabrication facility near Utica in New York, US, with an investment of $1bn (£803.4m).
Extell Development Company, in partnership with Shanghai Municipal Investment subsidiary SMI USA (SMI), has announced that the Central Park Tower has topped out at 1,550ft in midtown Manhattan, US, making it the tallest residential building in the world.
John Sisk & Son has been selected by the City of York Council as construction partner to deliver enabling infrastructure works worth up to £155m for the York Central project.
Real estate investment firm Brennan Investment Group has broken ground on Colorado Logistics Park, a project on located 61 acres of land, consisting of five buildings, totalling 954,311ft² of space.
CIM Group has secured a long-term lease with healthy lifestyle brand Life Time to bring a 77,000ft² luxury athletic resort to Front & York, a mixed-use, full-service luxury residential and retail project at 85 Jay Street in Brooklyn’s Dumbo neighbourhood.
American pharmaceutical company Pfizer has announced an additional $500m (£408m) investment in a gene therapy manufacturing facility being constructed in Sanford, North Carolina.
The Port Authority of New York (NY) and New Jersey (NY) have issued a Request for Qualification to solicit input for the design and operation of a new Central Hall linking the new Terminals B and C at LaGuardia Airport.
Indianapolisheadquartered Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives (IEA) has secured a $98m (£80.6m) contract from EDF Renewables North America for the 300MW Milligan 1 wind farm, located near Nebraska’s capital city of Lincoln.
The Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise (FTE) has selected Stantec to design the reconstruction and capacity improvements for Florida’s Turnpike/ State Road (SR) 91 in Lake County.
South Carolina-based real estate company Greystar has broken ground on a residential development in Portland, Oregon.
The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) and Homes England, the national housing and regeneration agency for England, have announced plans for the development of 1,300 new homes in Ripon, North Yorkshire.
Holliday Fenoglio Fowler (HFF) has secured $550m (£439.2m) in financing for the expansion of the luxury retail destination Bal Harbour Shops in Florida, US.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has unveiled plans for a new $105m (£83.8m) full-time train station in Elmont, New York in the US.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the start of construction on $72m (£56.7m) mixed-use affordable and supportive housing development, Nevins Street Apartments, in Downtown Brooklyn.
Stantec, a professional services company, has announced the completion of construction on the $300m (£236.5m) New York Proton Therapy Center in East Harlem, New York City, US.
German energy company innogy has broken ground on the 250MW Scioto Ridge wind farm in Hardin and Logan Counties, Ohio, US.
A joint venture, led by infrastructure firm Aecom, has won a contract worth $107.4m from the New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC) for the programme manager for development of four new correctional facilities.
Choice Hotels International has announced the start of construction on new Cambria Hotel, being developed by Hotel Motel, in Fort Lauderdale Beach, Florida, US.
UK Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has unveiled plans for a £1bn transformation of trans-Pennine, a key northern route, to improve connections between the east and west of England.
American e-commerce giant Amazon has broken ground on a new $1.5bn Air Hub located in Hebron, Kentucky at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG).