Sirius Minerals has broken ground on the first part of a 23-mile tunnel at Wilton International, close to the former Redcar steelworks, which will be used to transport fertilizer between North Yorkshire and Teesside for export.
US-based civil, building and specialty construction company Tutor Perini has said that its joint venture company with Frontier-Kemper has received a notice of intent to award a $410m contract from the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority for the Purple Line Extension Section 3 Tunnels project.
Canada-based Cadillac Fairview (CF) and Investment Management Corporation of Ontario (IMCO) will construct a CAD800m ($617m) 46-storey office tower at 160 Front Street West in downtown Toronto, Canada.
London-based architectural firm Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP) has said that the 3 World Trade Center in New York has been opened as part of the redevelopment of Manhattan’s Ground Zero 16-acre site.
Balfour Beatty has won a contract from the Leeds City Council for the first two phases of the East Leeds Orbital Road (ELOR).
Work on the first phase of expansion of New York’s artificial islands began with Governor Andrew Cuomo deploying the first installation of more than 1,000 tonnes of recycled materials in the Shinnecock Reef located two nautical miles from coast.
Tutor Perini, a civil, building and specialty construction company, has announced three low bids for new civil projects totalling $1bn.
Mosaic Transit Group, a consortium consisting of Canadian construction company Aecon Group, ACS Infrastructure Canada and CRH Canada Group, has reached commercial and financial close on the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) project in Toronto, Canada.
US-based DTE Energy has entered into an agreement with The Roxbury Group of Detroit to develop an 11-acre mixed-use and public space project on the former Michigan Consolidated Gas Company industrial site bordering the Huron river in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
New York-based JDS Development Group has secured a $137m construction loan from New York-based Madison Realty Capital (MRC) for luxury condominium Monad Terrace in Miami Beach, Florida.
Towson University (TU) has broken ground on a construction project along York Road in Maryland, US that will transform both the university campus and one of TU’s growing colleges.
Holliday Fenoglio Fowler (HFF), a US-based provider of commercial real estate and capital markets services, has announced the closing of a $260m construction loan for 202 Broome Street at Essex Crossing in Manhattan, US.
Mosaic Transit Group, a consortium of Aecon Group, ACS Infrastructure Canada and CRH Canada Group, has been chosen by Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario as preferred proponent for the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) project in Toronto, Canada.
The Wilshire Boulevard Temple has unveiled the design for the Audrey Irmas Pavilion, a new addition to the Erika J Glazer Family Campus in Los Angeles.
A joint venture (JV) of OHL USA, a subsidiary of Spanish construction firm OHL, has secured a contract worth $187m to replace outfall pipe at the Bergen Point Waste Water Treatment Plant in New York, US.
Siemens has signed an agreement for lease of land in Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, UK, where it plans to establish a modern factory to manufacture and commission trains.
The Howard Hughes, a US-based developer, has broken ground on the Las Vegas Ballpark, a 10,000-person capacity baseball stadium that will be the future home of the Las Vegas 51s, the city’s professional baseball team, in Downtown Summerlin, US.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and JPMorgan Chase have announced that the firm will develop a new headquarters at its 270 Park Avenue location in New York City.
Canadian design firm Stantec has been selected as the lead engineer for the $1.9bn design-build commuter rail expansion for Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) in Nassau County, New York.
Tutor Perini/Parsons, a joint venture between Tutor Perini and Parsons Transportation Group, has secured a $1.41bn fixed-price contract from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey for the $2.7bn, one million ft2 Newark Airport Terminal One design-build project.