Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) in the US has started construction on $1.1bn (£892.3bn) Silver Line regional rail project from Plano to Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport.
Saudi Arabia has commenced construction on urban development projects, including the world’s largest park, with an investment of $23bn (£18.5bn) to transform the city of Riyadh into an attractive destination.
PACE Equity had recently completed $6.8m (£5.4m) in funding for a new Cambria hotel in downtown Detroit, Michigan.
Virgin Hotels, the lifestyle hotel brand, is planning to open and operate a new hotel in Miami, Florida in the US.Planned for opening in 2023, the 40-storey hotel will be built in the heart of Downtown Miami's Financial District located at 1040 S. Miami Avenue in the Brickell neighbourhood.
UK-based engineering and construction firm VolkerFitzpatrick has been awarded a contract worth nearly £20m by Network Rail, the owner and infrastructure manager of most of the railway network in Great Britain, to upgrade east London stations.
The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued final approval to the US-based small-scale LNG firm Eagle LNG Partners to construct and operate the $500m (£401.7m) Jacksonville LNG export facility on the St. Johns River in Jacksonville, Florida.
Construction has commenced on the $500m (£401.1m) Consolidated Rent-A-Car (ConRAC) facility at Newark Liberty International Airport located in New York metropolitan area in the US state of New Jersey.
Construction and infrastructure services provider Kier has broken ground on the new main block of a 950-pupil school at Uplands Community College in Wadhurst, England.
The state government of Victoria, Australia has announced the start of construction on the second stage of the O’Herns Road Upgrade in Epping, Melbourne.
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).
House builder and partnership housing company Inland Homes has secured final planning sign off for its £350m Wilton Park development on a 100-acre site in Buckinghamshire, South East England.
US-based truck maker Navistar International has announced plans to build a new manufacturing facility with an investment of more than $250m (£200.3m) in San Antonio, Texas, US.
Enel Green Power, a subsidiary of Italian energy company Enel, has broken ground on the 201MW Kolskaya wind farm located in the Russian region of Murmansk.
Colas Rail’s subsidiary Colas Rail Italia has won two contracts worth €44m (£39m) from Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI) to modernise the Italian railway infrastructure.
Ground has been broken on the $152m (£121.7m) modernisation and expansion of the Benjamin Banneker Academic High School located in Washington, DC.
UK-based infrastructure firm Balfour Beatty has commenced the tunnelling work at the £19.6bn Hinkley Point C nuclear power station project in Somerset, UK.
UK-based construction firm Galliford Try has been awarded contracts worth £435m by the Highways England, a government-owned company for operating, maintaining and improving England's motorways, to deliver two major road upgrades.
Austrian construction firm PORR has secured a contract worth €290m (£253m) to upgrade a section of a key rail line no. 131 in Poland.
Metropolitan Council of Minnesota has awarded a systems contract worth $194.4m (£156m) to the Aldridge-Parsons Joint Venture for the Southwest Light Rail Transit (SWLRT) project.
U City, an affiliate of infrastructure developer BTS Group, in cooperation with Fortune Hand Ventures has announced plans to invest THB5bn (£131m) for the construction of VERSO International School in Bangkok, Thailand.