Bradley International Airport, a civil/military airport in Connecticut, has broken ground on its new $210m (£167m) Ground Transportation Center.
VINCI Construction had secured a contract worth C$400m (£245m) for the construction of a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) tank in Canada.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has broken ground on its new Holiday Inn Express hotel in downtown Washington, DC.
Australian construction firm Lendlease has signed a deal worth $15bn (£12bn) with US-based technology giant Google to deliver mixed-use neighbourhoods in the San Francisco Bay Area in California, US.
Cubic, a provider of diversified systems and services to the transportation and defence markets, in partnership with Cisterra Development has started construction on its new $100m headquarters in San Diego, California.
Forest Park Forever, a non-profit conservancy, and the City of St. Louis have broken ground on a new natural playground, dubbed Nature Playscape, in Forest Park, Missouri, US.
Worcester City officials and executives from the Worcester Red Sox, Gilbane-Hunt, D’Agostino Izzo Quirk Associates (DAIQ) and Skanska USA Building broke ground on Polar Park baseball stadium in Worcester, Massachusetts, US.
US-based healthcare company Nexus Pharmaceuticals is planning to build a new sterile injectable manufacturing facility in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, with an estimated investment of $250m (£199.4m).
Construction has commenced on the Creighton University’s nearly $100m (£80.1m) health sciences campus at Park Central in midtown Phoenix in the US.
Tampa International Airport (TPA) in the US has broken ground on the second phase of its curbside expansion project.
Weitz Company, which is serving as Broward County’s owner representative in Florida, US, has announced the start of early construction work on the $900m (£720.9m) Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale.
US-based renewable energy developer Longroad Energy has closed financing and begun construction on the 243MW El Campo wind farm in Knox County in the US state of Texas.
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.
PLW Waterworks, owned by Ferrovial Agroman subsidiaries Webber and Cadagua, has won contracts worth €274m (£221.2) to upgrade two water treatment plants in Texas, US.
Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY), a U.S. Navy facility in Portsmouth, Virginia, for building, remodelling, and repairing the Navy's ships, has broken ground on a new production training facility at the shipyard in Portsmouth.
US-based technology giant Google has broken ground on a new $600m (£475m) data centre in the US state of Nevada.
The Alaska Railroad Corporation (ARRC) and the Alaska to Alberta Railway Development Corporation (A2A) have signed an agreement to build a 1,500-mile rail connection between Alaska and Canada.
German battery-maker AKASOL has announced its plans to build a new battery production facility in metro Detroit area of Michigan, US.
Ground has been broken on a $125m (£98.3m) building on the UTHealth Continuum of Care Campus for Behavioral Health in Houston, Texas.