South Field Energy has broken ground on a new $1.3bn combined-cycle natural gas electric generating facility in Columbiana County, Ohio, US.
Natura Life + Science (Natura) has secured $91m in private funding for the construction of a vertically integrated cannabis campus in California, US.
Full-service real estate development firm Weller Development, together with state and local elected officials, community and business leaders, has broken ground on the first phase of Port Covington, a 235-acre mixed-use redevelopment project in south Baltimore, US.
American e-commerce giant Amazon has broken ground on a new $1.5bn Air Hub located in Hebron, Kentucky at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG).
Canadian construction firm Graham has secured a C$187m ($138.6m) contract for the construction of an office tower downtown Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada.
Real estate firm Hines and co-developer Columbia Development Group have partnered with USAA Real Estate for the development of Fenton, a 69-acre mixed-use district in the Town of Cary, North Carolina.
Full-service development and management company Athena Hospitality Group has commenced construction on Cambria Hotels’ new hotel in Nashville, Tennessee.
US-based semiconductor firm Cree has announced plans to invest up to $1bn at its Durham facilities in the US and related expansion projects.
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) has received funding approval from the state government for the construction of the $121m STEM education facility at the campus.
Ground has been broken on a new $60m Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) station to serve the Green Line at Damen Avenue and Lake Street in the city of Chicago, US.
The Board of Governors of Wayne State University has approved the construction of a $25m basketball arena at its athletic complex in Detroit, Michigan.
Matrix Service, a subsidiary of Matrix Service Company, has been awarded a contract by energy services firm Piedmont Natural Gas to construct $250m liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility in Robeson County, North Carolina, US.
United States Steel (US Steel) is set to invest more than $1bn for the construction of a new sustainable endless casting and rolling facility at its Edgar Thomson Plant in Braddock, Pennsylvania, and a cogeneration facility at its Clairton Plant in Clairton, Pennsylvania.
ExxonMobil has decided to move ahead with $2bn expansion project at its Baytown petrochemical complex located along the Houston Ship Channel in Texas, US.
Browning Investments and JC Hart have announced a joint venture for the development of 250 luxury apartments and 15,000ft² of street-level commercial space in Discovery Park District, a 400-acre $1bn-plus development on the west side of Purdue University campus in Indiana, US.
Canadian developer and builder Broccolini has broken ground on 58-storey Victoria sur le Parc, which is set to become the tallest residential tower in Montreal.
East West Connectors (EWC) has been awarded a contract worth €1.7bn ($1.9bn) to extend the Confederation light rail line in Ottawa, Canada.
A team led by US-based engineering and construction firm Fluor has completed construction on the 11-mile third commuter rail, Gold Line (G Line), of the Denver Eagle Public-Private Partnership (P3) Commuter Rail Project.
Canadian construction giant Aecon-led consortium, named West Corridor Constructors, has reached financial close on the expansion project of Highway 401 within the western part of the Greater Toronto Area, Canada.
Pennsylvania-based West Chester University has broken ground on a new $130m Sciences & Engineering Center and The Commons facility.