Carr Properties, National Real Estate Advisors and the HYM Investment Group along with Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh have broken ground on One Congress, the 600ft tall office tower, in Boston, Massachusetts.
UK-based construction firm Balfour Beatty has been awarded a contract by the Jacksonville Aviation Authority (JAA) for its terminal expansion project at Jacksonville International Airport (JIA).
US-based development firm Congress Group and AECOM investment arm AECOM Capital have broken ground on Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences, a mixed-use hotel and for-sale residential project in Nashville, Tennessee.
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.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering (MHIENG) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, (MHIA), group companies of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) have been awarded a construction contract for large-scale polyethylene plant in Texas, US.
UK-based developer of student accommodation Unite Group has secured planning permission for its proposed 913-bed student accommodation development in Middlesex Street.
European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide €85.9m (£76.3m) loan to Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority for the construction of the Bakheng Water Treatment Plant in Cambodia.
McDermott has announced substantial completion of 980MW St. Charles Power Station in Montz, Louisiana, US for Entergy Louisiana, a subsidiary of Entergy Corporation.
Housing developer Minto Communities USA has formed a joint venture with Margaritaville Holdings and The St. Joe Company for the development of Latitude Margaritaville Watersound, an active adult community in Florida, US.
Graham Commuter Rail Solutions (GCRS) has been selected as preferred proponent to design, build and finance the Davenport Diamond rail grade separation project in Toronto, Canada.
Full-service general contractor Granite and its joint venture (JV) partner Teichert, an infrastructure and site development contractor, have secured a $275m (£218.5m) contract from the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) for the SAC 5 Corridor Enhancement Project in Sacramento, California.
Mott MacDonald has been selected as lead consultant for the 1,410MW Tarbela 5th Extension hydropower project, which is being delivered by the Water and Power Development Authority of Pakistan.
The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has agreed to provide SEK1bn (£84m) in financing to Swedish forest company Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget SCA to expand its production capability at its softwood kraft pulp mill in Sweden.
Hotel Equities (HE) and an affiliate of Olive Real Estate Group have broken ground on the new dual-branded SpringHill Suites by Marriott and Element by Westin in Downtown Colorado Springs in the US.
The Canadian government has approved the construction of the proposed C$7.4bn (£4.4bn) Trans Mountain Expansion Project (TMEP).
Osborne+Co, a real estate developer and investor, has secured approval for The Waterside Belfast, a £400m masterplan to regenerate the former Sirocco Works site in Belfast, UK.
The state government of New South Wales (NSW), Australia has announced a budget of A$6.4bn (£3.5bn) to accelerate the construction of Sydney Metro West project in Australia.
Eden Project International (EPIL) has submitted the first planning report to Lancaster City Council for the proposed £85m Eden Project North attraction in Morecambe, UK.
Healthcare giant Kaiser Permanente has unveiled plans to build a new $900m (£715.7m) headquarters, named Kaiser Permanente Thrive Center, in Oakland, California in the US.
Canadian engineering group SNC-Lavalin has been awarded a contract to provide track upgrade works worth £1.5bn in Central England for UK's Network Rail.