Swedish construction and development firm Skanska has won a contract to rehabilitate and replace supporting structures and provide upgrades for the George Washington Bridge in New York, US.
Vantage Data Centers, a data centre solutions provider, has unveiled plan to build a new data centre campus in Ashburn in Virginia, US.
Holliday Fenoglio Fowler (HFF) has arranged $282m in senior and mezzanine construction financing on behalf of Five Star Development for the next stage of development of The Ritz-Carlton hotel and residences in Paradise Valley in Arizona, US.
Foster + Partners, a London-based architecture and integrated design specialist, has announced the start of construction on ‘The One’, a mixed-use skyscraper in Toronto, Canada.
Social media giant Facebook is set to invest around $1bn to build its new data centre in the White Oak Technology Park in Virginia, US.
An equal stake joint venture of Macro Enterprises and Spiecapag Canada has won a CAD375m ($298m) contract from Trans Mountain Pipeline for pipeline construction work on the Trans Mountain Expansion Project.
Real estate developer Penn-Florida Companies has secured $398m in project financing for its five-star urban resort, Via Mizner, located in Downtown Boca Raton in Florida, US.
Infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has been awarded a $260m contract to build the River Landing Shops and Residences project in Miami, US.
US-based medical device maker Insulet has broken ground on its new $100m manufacturing facility in Acton, Massachusetts.
Roquette, a French specialty food ingredients and pharmaceutical excipients firm, has broken ground on its new pea-protein manufacturing plant in Portage la Prairie in Manitoba, Canada.
Rideau Transit Group Partnership (RTG), a consortium of EllisDon, ACS Infrastructure Canada and SNC-Lavalin, has bagged a new contract from the City of Ottawa for the expansion of a maintenance and storage facility at Belfast Road.
Swedish automaker Volvo plans to invest $520m to expand its auto assembly plant capacity near Ridgeville, South Carolina, which is still under construction.
Energy infrastructure firm Veresen has submitted applications with the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for two energy projects.
PRO-TEC Coating Company, an equal stake joint venture (JV) between United States Steel Corporation and Japanese steel maker Kobe Steel, is set to build a new continuous galvanising line in its steel plant in Leipsic, Ohio.
Cargill has unveiled plans to construct a new biodiesel plant in Wichita, Kansas, capable of producing 60 million gallons of biodiesel per year.
Germany-based car maker Daimler has unveiled plans to invest $1bn to expand its Mercedes-Benz plant in Alabama, US, to start building electric sport-utility vehicles (SUV) from 2020.
A team of Mott MacDonald and Grimshaw Architects has been selected by the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey to lead the preliminary engineering and development work for a $10bn extension of New York’s John F Kennedy Airport.
Nokian Tyres has begun construction on its $360m manufacturing facility in Dayton, Tennessee.
Germany-based pharma major Fresenius Kabii has broken ground on its $250m manufacturing campus in the Village of Melrose Park in Illinois, US.
CH2M has won a new contract from Canaveral Port Authority to design a new terminal in Florida, US to support its cruise business, which presently accounts nearly 80% of the port's total revenue.