Gammon Construction, an equal stake joint venture (JV) between infrastructure group Balfour Beatty and Jardine Matheson, has been awarded a contract to build The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel in Hong Kong.
The Nebraska Public Service Commission has approved Canadian pipeline company TransCanada’s plan to construct $8bn Keystone XL pipeline; however, the route was not the preferred one by the pipeline developer.
GLX Constructors, a joint venture of Fluor Enterprises, The Middlesex Corp., Herzog Contracting and Balfour Beatty Infrastructure, has been selected as the design-build team for the estimated $2bn Green Line Light Rail Extension project in Boston.
BMO Harris Bank and real estate developer Irgens have broken ground on a 25-story office building known as the BMO Harris Financial Center in downtown Milwaukee in Wisconsin, US.
Bechtel, a US-based construction and civil engineering firm, has bagged four fixed price, lump sum turnkey contracts worth $15.2bn from Tellurian for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of the new Driftwood LNG plant near Lake Charles, Louisiana.
Bassuk, a real estate capital intermediary, has arranged $103m construction financing from the Bank of China, New York Branch on behalf of an affiliate of The Moinian Group (TMG) for 572 11th Avenue in New York City.
Kimco Realty Corp, a US-based real estate investment trust, has broken grounds on The Boulevard, a $186m redevelopment of the former Hylan Plaza shopping centre on Staten Island, New York.
A joint venture team of Granite Construction, Parsons Corporation and Corman Construction have bagged the Interstate 64 (I-64) Southside Widening and High Rise Bridge, phase-1 design-build contract worth $410m from the Virginia Department of Transportation.
MidAmerican Energy Company has announced plans to build a new wind farm in Poweshiek County, Iowa.
CyrusOne, a real estate investment trust, has broken ground on the first phase of its new data centre campus in Allen, Texas.
Construction work has been completed on the first phase of the Regina Bypass between Balgonie and Highway 33 in Saskatchewan, Canada.
Developers Rosewood Property and Patrinely Group have unveiled plans to build a 12-storey office tower in Rosewood's $1bn Heritage Creekside development at Bush Turnpike and Custer Road in Plano, Texas.
Competitive Power Ventures (CPV), GE and Osaka Gas have broken ground on the 1,050MW CPV Fairview Energy Center in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.
Virginia Tech and Carilion have broken ground on a new biomedical research building in Roanoke, Virginia.
A Granite/Parsons/Corman joint venture has bagged a $409.6m contract from the Commonwealth Transportation Board to design and build a new high rise bridge over the Elizabeth River and widen around eight miles of Interstate 64 in Chesapeake, Virginia.
The University of Delaware has broken ground on the new $156m Biopharmaceutical Innovation Building on its STAR campus.
Kubota Tractor has unveiled $87m plans to build two new logistics buildings alongside its fifth operational division and sales office in Kansas.
The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) has approved a Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) loan worth $1.2bn for the I-66 Outside the Beltway transportation project in Virginia, US.
SouthEast Development Group and The Molasky Group of Companies have announced that construction on the first phase of the historic Barnett National Bank Building and Laura Street Trio has started to rehabilitate historic properties.
Infrastructure firm Aecom has been awarded a contract by Palm Beach County School Board to deliver programme management services for its $1.2bn capital improvement programme.