A joint venture team of Granite Construction, Parsons Corporation and Corman Construction have bagged the Interstate 64 (I-64) Southside Widening and High Rise Bridge, phase-1 design-build contract worth $410m from the Virginia Department of Transportation.
MidAmerican Energy Company has announced plans to build a new wind farm in Poweshiek County, Iowa.
CyrusOne, a real estate investment trust, has broken ground on the first phase of its new data centre campus in Allen, Texas.
Construction work has been completed on the first phase of the Regina Bypass between Balgonie and Highway 33 in Saskatchewan, Canada.
Developers Rosewood Property and Patrinely Group have unveiled plans to build a 12-storey office tower in Rosewood's $1bn Heritage Creekside development at Bush Turnpike and Custer Road in Plano, Texas.
Competitive Power Ventures (CPV), GE and Osaka Gas have broken ground on the 1,050MW CPV Fairview Energy Center in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.
Virginia Tech and Carilion have broken ground on a new biomedical research building in Roanoke, Virginia.
A Granite/Parsons/Corman joint venture has bagged a $409.6m contract from the Commonwealth Transportation Board to design and build a new high rise bridge over the Elizabeth River and widen around eight miles of Interstate 64 in Chesapeake, Virginia.
The University of Delaware has broken ground on the new $156m Biopharmaceutical Innovation Building on its STAR campus.
Kubota Tractor has unveiled $87m plans to build two new logistics buildings alongside its fifth operational division and sales office in Kansas.
The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) has approved a Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) loan worth $1.2bn for the I-66 Outside the Beltway transportation project in Virginia, US.
SouthEast Development Group and The Molasky Group of Companies have announced that construction on the first phase of the historic Barnett National Bank Building and Laura Street Trio has started to rehabilitate historic properties.
Infrastructure firm Aecom has been awarded a contract by Palm Beach County School Board to deliver programme management services for its $1.2bn capital improvement programme.
Real estate developer JDS Development has secured $62.5m in construction financing for Monad Terrace, its residential project in Miami Beach, Florida.
Holliday Fenoglio Fowler (HFF) has arranged $201m construction loan for the development of The Reserve, a 636-unit luxury multi-housing community in San Jose, California.
New Jersey governor Chris Christie has broken ground on the replacement of the Portal Bridge to rebuild and replace aging rail infrastructure in New Jersey.
New York governor Andrew Cuomo has broken ground on the $75m Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Center for Therapeutics Research project to support the biotechnology, research and academic community on Long Island.
Nexus Gas Transmission has secured an approval from the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to commence construction on its $2.1bn interstate natural gas pipeline project.
GWL Realty Advisors has broken grounds on Vancouver Centre II, a 33-storey AAA office tower in downtown Vancouver, Canada.
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) along with the US General Services Administration (GSA) has announced the start of construction on its Central Records Complex (CRC) in Winchester, Virginia.