US-based semiconductor firm Cree has announced plans to invest up to $1bn at its Durham facilities in the US and related expansion projects.
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) has received funding approval from the state government for the construction of the $121m STEM education facility at the campus.
The Board of Governors of Wayne State University has approved the construction of a $25m basketball arena at its athletic complex in Detroit, Michigan.
Browning Investments and JC Hart have announced a joint venture for the development of 250 luxury apartments and 15,000ft² of street-level commercial space in Discovery Park District, a 400-acre $1bn-plus development on the west side of Purdue University campus in Indiana, US.
Canadian developer and builder Broccolini has broken ground on 58-storey Victoria sur le Parc, which is set to become the tallest residential tower in Montreal.
Pennsylvania-based West Chester University has broken ground on a new $130m Sciences & Engineering Center and The Commons facility.
New York City officials, along with local elected officials and community stakeholders, have broken ground on a new mixed-use development in East Harlem, New York City.
The St. Joe Company, a real estate development firm, has unveiled plans to build, own and operate a new office build at Beckrich Office Park located in Panama City Beach, Florida.
Real estate development company Catellus Development and the US-based construction firm Mortenson have broken ground on new eight-storey dual-branded hotel in the Novus Innovation Corridor in Tempe, Arizona in the US.
Roy Anderson, a subsidiary of Tutor Perini, has secured a $200m contract from Delaware North for the Southland Gaming Casino and Hotel Project in West Memphis, Arkansas.
The University of California (UC) Hastings College of the Law has selected US-based property developer, investor and manager, Greystar Real Estate Partners as the master developer for $450m multi-phase academic village development.
thyssenkrupp Elevator has broken ground on new Innovation and Qualification Center (IQC) in Atlanta, US.
White Plains Hospital (WPH) has broken ground on new $272m Outpatient Care Center for advanced medicine and surgery in New York, US.
US-based Congress Group and AECOM Capital have secured $360m in debt and equity financing for the development of the Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Nashville, a mixed-use hotel and for-sale residential project in Nashville, Tennessee.
The MetroHealth System, a public health care system located in Ohio, US, has broken ground on new hospital at its campus in Cleveland, marking the next major step of the campus's $946m transformation plan.
Large scale aluminium producer Rusal has collaborated with Braidy Industries to establish a joint project to produce flat rolled aluminium products for automotive industry in Ashland, Kentucky, US.
The design-build team of McCarthy HITT with Black & Veatch Gensler JV, and Akima has secured a $711.7m contract to deliver $1.7bn Next NGA West (N2W) project, a new campus for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) in St. Louis, Missouri.
Zotec Partners, an American company that provides medical revenue cycle management solutions, has broken ground on a new national headquarters building, which will be constructed on a 15-acre campus adjacent to the current location in Carmel, Indiana.
The Moinian Group and ZOM Living are set to break ground a 43-storey apartment tower at Miami Worldcenter, a mixed-use development under construction in Florida, US.
International hospitality group SBE has announced plans to build its first hotel in Detroit, US with an investment of $72m.