Noble Investment Group has broken ground on the Courtyard by Marriott & Element by Westin in Midtown Atlanta, US.
Walker & Dunlop has arranged $121m (£95.2m) financing to Encore Capital Management-controlled private REIT Rescore Property to fund construction of Plantation Walk, a master-planned development in Plantation, Florida, US.
Virginia Tech has selected site in Alexandria, Virginia in the US to build its Innovation Campus with an investment of $1bn (£787.6m).
Tift Regional Medical Center (TRMC) has broken ground on a new $152m (£119.7m) expansion project in South Central Georgia, US.
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) has announced the start of construction on a new $350m (£308m) inpatient children’s hospital at Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU in Richmond, Virginia.
German energy company innogy has broken ground on the 250MW Scioto Ridge wind farm in Hardin and Logan Counties, Ohio, US.
Spanish construction company ACS Group has won a €282m (£249.7m) contract from the Texas Department of Transportation for the I-2 and I-69C Interchange Project in Texas.
Private firm Agave Holdings has secured $100m (£78.7m) in construction financing for the first phase of Plaza Coral Gables, a mixed-use project located in the heart of the Coral Gables business district in Florida, US.
Transurban and the state government of Virginia, US have broken ground on the $565m (£444.6m) Fredericksburg Extension Project (Fred Ex), which involves a 10-mile (16km) extension of the 95 Express Lanes to Fredericksburg.
Miami International Airport (MIA) has secured approval from the Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners for a $5bn (£3.94bn) investment in airport-wide modernisation projects over the next five to 15 years.
Aldevron, a US-based contract science organisation, has unveiled plans to construct a new 14-acre campus at its headquarters in Fargo,North Dakota.
Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB) has agreed to invest CAD2bn (£1.17bn) as financing for Ontario’s GO Expansion – On Corridor project.
Stonebridge Associates, a real estate development and investment firm, has broken ground on Avocet Tower, the $300m (£237m) mixed-use project located in downtown Bethesda, Maryland.
The City of Chicago has awarded a lead architect contract worth $160m (£126.5m) to Studio ORD to drive the design of the $8.5bn (£6.7bn) expansion of O’Hare International Airport in the US.
Longroad Energy, a US-based renewable energy developer, has closed a financing package of approximately $416m (£330m) and commenced construction on its Prospero solar project in Andrews County, Texas.
Pegasus Link Constructors has been selected by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) to design and construct the $1.7bn (£1.3bn) I-635 LBJ East Infrastructure Project in Dallas.
A joint venture, led by infrastructure firm Aecom, has won a contract worth $107.4m from the New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC) for the programme manager for development of four new correctional facilities.
Germany-based renal dialysis products and services provider Fresenius Medical Care has broken ground on a new distribution centre in Knoxville, Tennessee, US.
Virginia-based project management services provider Bechtel has won an engineering procurement, and construction (EPC) contract from NextDecade for the first phase of Rio Grande liquefied natural gas (LNG) project.
Noble Investment Group, a specialist in the lodging and hospitality real estate sector, has broken ground on Element by Westin Nashville, a new hotel, in the West End neighbourhood of Nashville, Tennessee, US.