Dutch paints and chemicals maker AkzoNobel has broken ground on a €50m ($55.3m) wood coatings facility expansion in High Point, North Carolina, US.
Strabag Group’s Canadian subsidiary has secured a contract from the City of Toronto for the second phase of the Ashbridges Bay Treatment Plant Integrated Pumping Station.
US-based real estate investment, management and development firm National Realty Investment Advisors (NRIA) has broken ground a $49m luxury apartment building in West New York, New Jersey.
Elon Musk’s The Boring Company (TBC) has started work on the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) underground people mover to transport convention attendees throughout the 200-acre campus in Las Vegas, US.
Spanish power firm Iberdrola has announced plans to build three solar plants in the Extremadura region of Spain, with a combined capacity of 400MW.
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved $575m loan for the Indian Government to help in easing congestion in the country’s financial hub as well as strengthen renewable energy, power transmission and water infrastructure.
US-based food manufacturing company Kellogg has commenced construction on €110m ($121.3m) new manufacturing line at its Pringles factory in Kutno, Poland.
Bouygues Travaux Publics, a subsidiary of civil engineering and engineering structures firm Bouygues Construction, has been awarded two contracts worth €1.12bn ($1.23bn) by the Hong Kong government for two road tunnels in the Kowloon Peninsula.
US-based hospitality firm Hilton has broken ground on Motto by Hilton hotel in the Old Fourth Ward neighbourhood of Atlanta in Georgia, US.
US-based real estate firm Dewitt Carolinas has unveiled a master plan for a 40-acre mixed-use destination, dubbed Midtown Exchange, in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Romanian real estate developer One United Properties has secured building permission for the first phase of One Cotroceni Park mixed-use project in Bucharest, Romania.
Stadium Casino, a subsidiary of US-based real estate development and entertainment operating company The Cordish Companies, has broken ground on $150m Live! Casino in Pennsylvania.
Danish energy giant Ørsted has started construction on the 420MW solar and 40MW battery storage project located in Andrews County, Texas after its board of directors had taken the final investment decision.
German automaker Volkswagen has broken ground on a new electric vehicle (EV) production facility at Chattanooga, Tennessee, with scheduled production of vehicles due to begin in 2022.
Greenlink Interconnector Limited, the developer of the 500MW interconnector between the UK and Ireland, has submitted planning applications for the subsea interconnector on both sides of the Irish Sea.
Italian construction and civil engineering company Salini Impregilo has been shortlisted for the proposed construction of A$2.2bn - $2.4bn ($1.6bn) Sydney Gateway Project in New South Wales (NSW), Australia.
European construction material producer Saint-Gobain has agreed to acquire US-based gypsum product manufacturing company Continental Building Products for $1.4bn.
UAE-based Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA) has opened the 3.2mft² Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC) in Abu Dhabi.
A joint venture of Campus Realty Advisors, Realiance and T2 Capital Management has started construction on Catalyst, a new student housing community in West Midtown Atlanta, Georgia.
Emory University in Atlanta, US has broken ground on $469m cancer care centre, named Winship at Midtown, at Peachtree Street and Linden Avenue.