Virginia Tech has selected site in Alexandria, Virginia in the US to build its Innovation Campus with an investment of $1bn (£787.6m).
Tift Regional Medical Center (TRMC) has broken ground on a new $152m (£119.7m) expansion project in South Central Georgia, US.
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) has announced the start of construction on a new $350m (£308m) inpatient children’s hospital at Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU in Richmond, Virginia.
Private firm Agave Holdings has secured $100m (£78.7m) in construction financing for the first phase of Plaza Coral Gables, a mixed-use project located in the heart of the Coral Gables business district in Florida, US.
Aldevron, a US-based contract science organisation, has unveiled plans to construct a new 14-acre campus at its headquarters in Fargo,North Dakota.
Stonebridge Associates, a real estate development and investment firm, has broken ground on Avocet Tower, the $300m (£237m) mixed-use project located in downtown Bethesda, Maryland.
A joint venture, led by infrastructure firm Aecom, has won a contract worth $107.4m from the New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC) for the programme manager for development of four new correctional facilities.
Germany-based renal dialysis products and services provider Fresenius Medical Care has broken ground on a new distribution centre in Knoxville, Tennessee, US.
Noble Investment Group, a specialist in the lodging and hospitality real estate sector, has broken ground on Element by Westin Nashville, a new hotel, in the West End neighbourhood of Nashville, Tennessee, US.
Choice Hotels International has announced the start of construction on new Cambria Hotel, being developed by Hotel Motel, in Fort Lauderdale Beach, Florida, US.
Stantec, Populous and S2 have been selected as primary consultants by the Calgary Municipal Land Corporation (CMLC) and the Calgary Stampede for the $500m (£393m) BMO Centre expansion project in Calgary, Alberta in Canada.
Foremost Companies, a premier land investment firm, has announced that development is in progress at Deerlake Ranch, a new master-planned community in Los Angeles, California, US.
The Gilbert Town Council has approved a development and disposition agreement (DDA) with Heritage North Partners for the development of a 9.1-acre site with a mixed use project in Gilbert, Arizona, US.
The City of Mesa in Arizona, US has celebrated the groundbreaking ceremony of a $300m Grande Vita project, a 20 acre, multi-use, campus-style community at Crismon Road and Hampton Avenue in Mesa.
Cinemark and Waterstone Properties are constructing a 12-screen theatre in Rock Row, a mixed-use development in Greater Portland, Maine, US.
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton, which serves the communities of North Texas and southern Oklahoma, is set to build a $128m facility for mothers and babies in Denton County, Texas, 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.
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.