Potomac Yard Constructors has won a contract worth $213.7m from the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) and the City of Alexandria for the construction of Potomac Yard Metrorail Station in the US.
Ferrovial Agroman, through its subsidiary Webber, has won three new road contracts worth $360m for the widening of the IH-10 in Houston and the FM-156 in Forth Worth, and perform upgrades on the IH-35 in Austin, Texas.
American engineering and construction company Fluor-led joint venture Tappan Zee Constructors has completed the final span of the Governor Mario M Cuomo Bridge in New York, which will replace the old Tappan Zee Bridge.
Oakland Corridor Partners team has been selected by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) to design, build, finance and maintain the final segment of the project to rebuild and modernise 18 miles of I-75.
US-based KB Home has partnered with Google to launch ‘KB Smart Home System’ that features Google Assistant to help make living easier, more efficient and more enjoyable for new KB homeowners.
The San Francisco Giants has selected Tishman Speyer as joint venture partner to develop the waterfront Mission Rock mixed-use neighbourhood near AT&T which will feature parks and open space, affordable and market rate housing, retail, office and local manufacturing.
Marriott International and luxury development firm Flag Luxury Group have broken ground on The Ritz-Carlton New York, NoMad, a $500m luxury hotel in the NoMad neighbourhood in Manhattan, New York.
The government of Canada and the government of British Columbia announced more than CAD3bn ($2.27bn) in federal and provincial funding for two rapid transit projects in Metro Vancouver of British Columbia, Canada.
Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has begun construction of the Misae and Sage solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in the US on behalf of the Copenhagen Infrastructure III (CI III) fund.
American engineering, construction, and management support firm Parsons Corporation has been selected by Appalachia Development Group (ADG) as EPC partner for the Appalachia Storage and Trading Hub (ASTH) in the US.
Miron Construction has broken ground on US-based Green Bay Packaging’s new paper mill in the US state of Wisconsin.
Brasfield & Gorrie has completed the construction of a new facility that will accommodate the Collat School of Business and Bill L Harbert Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), US.
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and NYC Parks will establish a new water ride, adventure park, and public plaza with open-air food options and an arcade in Coney Island’s amusement district.
Wagman Heavy Civil has broken ground on the $101.6m design-build I-95 Southbound Rappahannock River Crossing project in the state of Virginia, US.
Peter Kiewit Sons, Hatch and Systra International Bridge Technologies team has been selected by the City of Kingston, Canada, for the detailed design and construction of the $137m Third Crossing bridge on Cataraqui river.
Advanced Power has closed a $1.3bn financing for the construction of South Field Energy, a 1,182MW combined-cycle natural gas electric generating facility, in Columbiana County, Ohio, US.
Canada Infrastructure Bank will invest CAD1.28bn ($980m) in the Réseau express métropolitain (REM) project – a 67km, light rail, high-frequency network with 26 stations – in Montréal.
LyondellBasell has broken ground on the largest propylene oxide (PO) and tertiary butyl alcohol (TBA) plant in the US.
DTE Energy has broken ground on a $1bn natural gas-fuelled power plant, the Blue Water Energy Center, in the US state of Michigan.
The Salini Impregilo Group, through its US subsidiary, The Lane Construction, has won a $404m design-build joint-venture contract with Security Paving to construct the I-10 Corridor Contract 1 Express Lanes in California, US.