Union Pacific Railroad has begun construction on its $550m Brazos Yard in Robertson County, Texas.
The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) has inked an agreement with US-based Gilbane Development Company to develop a mixed-use residential and retail scheme at College Park Station in Maryland, US.
Novelis, a US-based industrial aluminium firm, has unveiled plans to construct a new aluminium sheet production plant in Kentucky, US that will entail an investment of about $300m.
Related Companies, a US-based real estate firm, has selected Aecom as construction manager for The Grand, a mixed-use development in Los Angeles, California.
Entergy Louisiana, a subsidiary of Entergy Corporation, has broken ground on the $872m, combined-cycle, natural gas-fired power plant in Lake Charles, Louisiana.
The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) has broken ground for the $448m Kapalama Container Terminal project in Hawaii, US as part of capital improvement project.
The Metropolitan Airport Authority (MNAA) has awarded two projects to Hensel Phelps and Eutaw Construction Company under its BNA Vision – renovation and expansion plan for Nashville International Airport (BNA) in Tennessee, US.
Jeddah Economic Company (JEC) has signed a SAR620m ($165.29m) contract with Al-Fouzan Trading & General Construction Company to commence work on infrastructure networks for the Jeddah Tower and Jeddah Economic City.
The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) has broken ground on a 10-storey ‘living-learning’ building near Harrison and Morgan streets in Chicago, Illinois to provide residential and academic spaces for students.
Wagman Heavy Civil has won a $101.6m design-build contract for I-95 Southbound Rappahannock River Crossing project in Stafford County in Virginia, US.
FCC Environmental Services, the American subsidiary of the FCC Group, has won a $250m contract from the Houston City Council to design, finance, build and operate a plant to sort, recover and market the city’s recyclable materials for 15 years, extendable up to 20 years.
Developers of the La Central project in South Bronx, US, have secured funding of $335m for two buildings in the affordable-housing project.
Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI) has received approval from the Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC) to build the Mark Twain Transmission Project in northeast Missouri.
The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) broke ground on $860m Phase 2 of the expansion project of Las Vegas Convention Center District (LVCCD) in southern Nevada, US.
A joint venture of Turner Construction Company and Flatiron Construction Corporation, both subsidiaries of construction services provider Hochtief, has been chosen by the City and County of Denver to lead a $700m expansion of Denver International Airport in the US.
Holliday Fenoglio Fowler (HFF) has announced a $250m construction loan for Phase I at Bulfinch Crossing, a 46-storey luxury residential tower with 368 rental units and 55 condominium units at 100 Sudbury Street in Boston, US.
The Howard Hughes has unveiled its plans for ‘A’ali’i, a new residential tower to be built at Ward Village in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Jacobs Engineering Group has received an EPCM contract from Pfizer for a new gene therapy manufacturing facility at the latter’s manufacturing site in Sanford, North Carolina.
US-based infrastructure firm AECOM has announced the opening of the $470m Sobrato Pavilion building on the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (SCVMC) campus in San Jose, California.
Dollar General Corporation has announced plans to build a second distribution centre in Gregg County, Texas.