American engineering and construction company Fluor-led joint venture Tappan Zee Constructors has completed the final span of the Governor Mario M Cuomo Bridge in New York, which will replace the old Tappan Zee Bridge.
Marriott International and luxury development firm Flag Luxury Group have broken ground on The Ritz-Carlton New York, NoMad, a $500m luxury hotel in the NoMad neighbourhood in Manhattan, New York.
UK-based construction firm Galliford Try has secured new contract to build a new teaching and research building at Leeds Beckett University’s Headingley campus.
Brasfield & Gorrie has completed the construction of a new facility that will accommodate the Collat School of Business and Bill L Harbert Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), US.
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and NYC Parks will establish a new water ride, adventure park, and public plaza with open-air food options and an arcade in Coney Island’s amusement district.
Advanced Power has closed a $1.3bn financing for the construction of South Field Energy, a 1,182MW combined-cycle natural gas electric generating facility, in Columbiana County, Ohio, US.
A consortium, led by SNC-Lavalin Group company Atkins, has been appointed to prepare a new masterplan to transform Sheffield Midland Railway Station for the arrival of HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) services.
York Central Partnership has submitted a planning application for York Central, one of the largest city centre brownfield sites in the UK.
New Zealand-based McConnell Dowell has completed the construction of Chith Export Facility for Rio Tinto’s $2.6bn Amrun bauxite development on the Cape York Peninsula in Far North Queensland, Australia.
Balfour Beatty has won a multimillion-pound contract from Denmark-based Ørsted to build the onshore substation for the latest offshore wind farm, Hornsea Project Two, on the east coast of England.
North Midland Construction has begun work on the final phase of the Anlaby and East Ella Flood Alleviation Scheme (AEEFAS), which is expected to run until mid-2020.
Spanish construction and civil engineering company OHL Group, through its subsidiary OHL USA, has secured two new projects in California and Texas for €77.8m ($94.7m).
Philippines-based integrated urban townships developer Megaworld Corporation will begin construction of a new and modern central business district, The Upper East, in the city of Bacolod in 2018.
WSP, a professional services and engineering consultancy, has been appointed as the design partner by BAM Nuttall Morgan Sindall joint venture (bmJV) for the M62 motorway upgrade project in the UK.
US-based pharmaceutical conglomerate Pfizer is set to construct a new production facility at its Portage campus in Michigan, US that will entail an investment of $465m.
Private credit and special opportunities alternative investment manager Atalaya Capital Management has closed a $250m senior construction loan and a $65m preferred equity investment for Flag Luxury Group’s construction and development of The Ritz-Carlton’s new flagship hotel in New York City.
The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has announced plans for a $1.2bn tunnelling project to improve operational flexibility between facilities of the drinking water supply for more than nine million people in the city and Westchester County.
Templegate Developments, a joint venture of Evans Property Group and Keyland Developments, has submitted a planning application to Leeds City Council to construct 700 additional homes on the 170-acre Skelton Gate site in the Leeds Aire Valley, taking the total number of homes to 1,800.
The Frontier-Kemper/Tutor Perini Joint Venture has won a $410m contract from the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority for the Purple Line Extension Section 3 Tunnels Project.
British construction company Graham has secured a £113m contract to deliver a 1,400-bed student accommodation project for the University of York as part of a ‘Campus Masterplan’.