The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California will provide additional financing for the construction of the two-tunnel California WaterFix project as part of plans to modernise the outdated water delivery system in the state.
Facebook has broken ground on a $750m data centre in Huntsville, Alabama, which will create 100 jobs.
A joint venture (JV) of Granite Construction and Obayashi Corporation has bagged a $165m contract for the Finegayan Utilities and Site Improvements Phase I project in Finegayan, Guam.
LG Electronics has broken ground on its new $250m home appliance manufacturing facility near, Clarksville in Tennessee, US.
Toyota Motor and Mazda Motor have signed an agreement to establish joint venture (JV) production facility to manufacture vehicles in the US.
Lockheed Martin has started construction on a $350m satellite production facility at its Waterton Canyon campus near Denver, US.
The Dow Chemical Company is set to construct a new $100m innovation centre at the heritage Dow Corning corporate campus in Michigan, US.
Roxul, a producer of stone wool insulation products and part of the Rockwool Group, has unveiled its plan to build a new manufacturing facility in West Virginia, US.
Siemens has broken ground on a $300m expansion of Siemens Healthineers manufacturing and R&D facility for laboratory diagnostics in Walpole, Massachusetts.
Waterfront Toronto has secured CAD1.25bn ($962m) in funding from the governments of Canada, Ontario and Toronto for the Port Lands Flood Protection project.
US-based pharmaceutical firm Pfizer has started construction on its new research and development (R&D) and process development facility in Missouri, US.
Petrochemical company Braskem is set to move forward with the construction of a new polypropylene factory next to its existing production facilities in La Porte, Texas.
“SolarWindow is attempting to make history by developing what may be the single-biggest breakthrough in the clean energy industry in a long time,” says John Conklin, president and CEO of SolarWindow Technologies, when referring to the company’s vision of an electricity-generating window.