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.
Granite Construction has been selected by the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) as the construction manager/general contractor (CM/GC) for the $410m Highway 101 Carpinteria to Santa Barbara project, and for the $113m Cosumnes Bridge Replacement CM/GC project in Sacramento County.
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.
A joint venture between Walsh Group subsidiary Archer Western and Herzog Contracting Group has been selected by the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) for a $783m (£598m) contract to design and build the Cotton Belt commuter rail line in Texas, US, with assistance from lead designer Jacobs Engineering.
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.
A joint venture of Fluor and Walsh Construction has won a $1.2bn contract from the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) to design and build the $2.1bn Phase One of the Red and Purple Line Modernization (RPM) Program.
Enel Green Power Mexico (EGPM), the renewable energy subsidiary of the Enel Group, has begun construction on the 244MW Dolores wind farm in the municipality of China, the company’s first project in the state of Nuevo León, Mexico.
Hensel Phelps Construction has won a $66m contract from the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority for new facilities and site preparation of 35 acres in the Tampa International Airport’s new SkyCenter development area.
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.
Lane Construction, the US subsidiary of Italian construction and civil engineering company Salini Impregilo, has won two highway contracts in North Carolina, US, together worth $460m.
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.
Oklahoma City-based Allen Contracting has secured a $105m contract from the Oklahoma Transportation Commission for the next phase of the I-235/US-77 corridor widening and reconstruction at the I-44 interchange.
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).
Spanish construction and civil engineering company OHL, through its subsidiary Judlau, has secured a €212m project ($253m) from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority – Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority (MTA TBTA) – for the replacement of roadway deck in suspended spans at the Throgs Neck Bridge (TNB), New York.