Chinese solar panel maker Risen Energy has broken ground on its 2.5GW heterojunction cell and module manufacturing facility in Ninghai county in the city of Ningbo, Zhejiang province, China.
Medical West Hospital, an affiliate of the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Health System, has received Certificate of Need approval from the State Health Planning and Development Agency for its proposed construction of a replacement hospital in McCalla in Jefferson County.
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.
Trans Mountain, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Canada Development Investment Corporation, has restarted construction on the Trans Mountain Expansion Project.
LNG supplier Venture Global LNG has announced final investment decision and financial close for its Calcasieu Pass LNG facility and associated TransCameron pipeline to be located in Cameron Parish, south of the city of Lake Charles, Louisiana.
Italian energy company Enel, through its subsidiary Enel Green Power Brasil Participações (EGPB), has started construction on 133MW expansion at the São Gonçalo solar plant in São Gonçalo do Gurguéia, Piauí, Brazil.
The Government of Canada has announced funding of up to C$1.2bn (£743.3m) for public transit network in Quebec City.
Japan-based urban landscape developer Mori Building has commenced construction on JPY580bn (£4.48bn) urban regeneration project, Toranomon-Azabudai District Category 1 Urban Redevelopment Project, in central Tokyo.
British company Wates Residential has secured approval from the Cardiff Council planning committee for the construction of the first pilot modular homes under the council’s house-building programme.
Finnish construction company YIT has been selected by Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance for the renovation and expansion of its property located at Mikonkatu 7 in the centre of Helsinki.
American online retailer Amazon.com has announced plans to expand in Utah by establishing a new fulfilment centre in West Jordan, where over 800 full-time jobs could be created.
The Wisconsin Public Service Commission (PSC) in the US has given preliminary approval for the construction of the Cardinal-Hickory Creek transmission line project.
American engineering company Jacobs has agreed to acquire the nuclear business of British multinational company John Wood Group (JWG) in a deal worth approximately $300m (£250m) on a debt-free, cash-free basis.
Abu Dhabi-based developer Imkan has selected Chinese construction company China Nantong Sanjian Construction Group (CNTC) as the main contractor for the Pixel, a 85,000m² mixed-use development in Abu Dhabi.
Thyssenkrupp Materials Services, the distribution and service provider of the Thyssenkrupp Group, has announced plans to build €60m (£55m) logistics centre in Germany.
Clark Construction has broken ground on the San Francisco Police Department Traffic Company and Forensic Services Division facility.
Duke Kunshan University, a Chinese-American partnership of Wuhan University and Duke University, has broken ground on the second phase of its sustainable campus expansion project in Jiangsu province, China.
Finnish tyres company Nokian Tyres has started construction on a new administration building at its factory in Dayton, Tennessee.
The Enfield Council’s flagship £6bn Meridian Water regeneration scheme in north London has secured £156m in funding from the UK Government.