SG Blocks has commenced construction of its Monticello Mews development project in the Catskills region of New York.
Wagner College in New York has broken ground on a new $3m athletic facility that is slated for completion in the spring of 2022.
The Strategic Planning Committee of Havering Council in the UK has given approval to the proposal for 1,380 new homes at Waterloo and Queen Street in Romford.
Graham has secured a contract to construct a £13m student accommodation block in Bermondsey Spa Gardens, Southwark, the UK.
Construction work has begun of a new $16m cheese-making facility at the Agri-Mark plant in Franklin County, New York.
Swedish construction company NCC has secured a contract worth $41.75m (SEK360m) to refurbish 210 rental apartments in Herlev, near Copenhagen, Denmark.
Real estate investment firm Hines has announced the acquisition of a residential real estate portfolio in Milan on behalf of its Hines European Value Fund 2 (HEVF 2).
Wheat Quarter has signed a construction agreement with Hill Partnerships to renovate the former Shredded Wheat Factory buildings in Welwyn Garden City, the UK.
Germany-based technology company Continental is moving ahead with construction work on a new, manufacturing facility in New Braunfels, Texas that will make products for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) to support assisted and automated driving.
Plan has been submitted to construct the Phase I of a themed leisure scheme off the Golden Mile in Blackpool, the UK.
The Canadian Government has granted $61.22m (C$74.7m) low-cost loan to fund the construction a new residential building in Calgary.
Viking Malt has laid foundation stone for its new malt production plant in Lahti, with plans to commence its operations in 2023.
Kier has been chosen to build two new blocks for The Saint John Henry Newman Catholic School in Stevenage, the UK.
Bouygues has been chosen to construct a high-tech office development in Swansea city centre, the UK.
Capital Development Partners has commenced construction with Phase I of Cedar Port Logistics Center, an 800,405ft2 dual rail service facility with access to the Port of Houston immediately. The first phase I completely taken by Plastic Express, a national plastic packaging, warehousing and logistics company based in Los Angeles, California with a planned occupancy by December 2021. This phase provides optionality for dual rail service through the TGS short line to BNSF Railroad (BNSF) and Union Pacific Railroad (UP) to serve the expanding needs of import and export customers at the Port of Houston. Located just 12 miles from the Port of Houston, Cedar Port Logistics Center in the Cedar Port Industrial Park is supported by the 7,800-rail car Cedar Port Z Yard, which provides rail car storage and switching to both UP and BNSF rail roads for maximum optionality. This project is served by the expanded Grand Parkway (Highway 99), a major heavy haul freeway directly connected to the Port of Houston. Capital Development Partners CEO John Knox Porter said: "Cedar Port Logistics Center Phase I will allow our customers immediate access to the Port of Houston and two Tier 1 railroads on one site. The strategic location, rail service efficiencies and the supporting infrastructure provides our customer with a significant competitive advantage."
Anderson, the UK-based specialist residential contractor, has secured a £10m infrastructure contract for the second phase of the Great Wilsey Park development for Redrow Homes in Haverhill, Suffolk, the UK.
ATP Flight School has begun construction of a new pilot training centre at Page Field (FMY) in Ft. Myers, Florida.
Finnish construction company YIT has been appointed by Janakkala municipality to construct a new €19m school and multipurpose centre in Turenki, Finland.
Global real estate investment firm Hines has announced plans to begin construction on a new timber office building in Melbourne, Australia in the third quarter of this year.
Building technology company Sustainable Living Innovations (SLI) has broken ground on 303 Battery in Seattle, Washington, US, commencing construction of the residential project.