Spanish civil and engineering construction company ACS Group has secured its first large-scale port project in North America for the design and construction of €260m container terminal extension at Vancouver Fraser Authority Port in British Columbia, Canada.
Balfour Beatty Campus Solutions, a developer and operator of infrastructure projects for the college and university market and part of Balfour Beatty Investments, has reached financial close on a public-private partnership project to develop an on-campus housing and dining community at the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW), US.
Roy Anderson, a subsidiary of construction company Tutor Perini, has won a contract worth approximately $88m from the Charleston County Aviation Authority for a new five-storey, parking garage at Charleston International Airport in Charleston, South Carolina, US.
Nucor, an American company producing steel and related products, has announced plans to build a modern, $1.35bn plate mill in the US Midwest.
British packaging company DS Smith has broken ground on a new facility in Lebanon city of Boone County, Indiana, US.
The University of Texas at Austin (UT), US, and ArenaCo, a team comprising the Oak View Group (OVG), Live Nation, C3 Presents and Matthew McConaughey, will build a modern, 10,000-seat arena on campus that will be home to Texas Men’s and Women’s basketball games, graduations, concerts and other events.
American real estate developer Presidio Residential Capital and Coastal Community Builders have secured approval from the San Luis Obispo City Council, California, to develop San Luis Ranch, a 131-acre mixed-use community in San Luis Obispo.
Katy Boardwalk District development team has announced plans for a new lakefront destination, which will serve as a hub for entertainment, community and culture, anchored by a full-service conference centre hotel, and a 90-acre nature preserve in Katy, Texas, US.
Crow Holdings Capital-Real Estate (CHC-RE), in partnership with Rob Riner Companies, is developing a new, four-building industrial park in the South Fort Worth submarket in Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW), US.
Internet search giant Google has announced that it will invest more than $1bn (£760m) to establish a new campus in Manhattan, New York City.
McLaren Health Care and Michigan State University officials broke ground on a $450m health care campus at the University Corporate Research Park in South Lansing, Michigan, US, marking the beginning of construction on the acute care hospital portion of the project.
Ground was broken on Monroe Blocks, a mixed-use development in Detroit, Michigan, and Danish architecture company Schmidt Hammer Lassen’s first project in the US.
Technology company Apple will establish a $1bn new campus in north Austin as part of a major expansion of its operations in the US state of Texas.
US-based Mana Investments and Hunter Street Partners have unveiled plans to transform the vacant Sunset Office Plaza in California, US into a mixed-use project, known as The Well at Sunset.
American Campus Communities (ACC), which owns, manages and develops student housing communities in the US, and Walt Disney WorldResorthave broken ground on a $630m residential community for participants of the Disney College Program, known as Disney Internships & Programs.
The Meritex Company has broken ground on the final phase of expansion of CLT Logistics Center, located near the Charlotte Douglas International Airport, North Carolina, US.
American Campus Communities (ACC), which owns, manages and develops student housing, has commenced construction on a new on-campus student housing development in a public-private partnership (PPP) with San Francisco State University (SFSU).
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth (UMass Dartmouth), US, has broken ground on a $134m housing and dining complex for students.
Portland Diamond Project (PDP) has signed an agreement in principle with the Port of Portland to develop the Port’s 45-acre Terminal 2 property.
US-based commercial real estate advisory firm Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) has arranged a $77.2m construction loan for Block 9, a new $125m mixed-use development in downtown Fargo, North Dakota, US.