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.
Maple Leaf Foods and its wholly owned subsidiary Greenleaf Foods have announced plans to build plant-based protein food processing facility in Shelbyville, Indiana with an investment of $310m.
International real estate firm Hines, along with investment partner Cresset-Diversified QOZ Fund, has commenced construction on a 46-storey apartment high-rise, The Preston, in downtown Houston, US.
Penn State Health has commenced construction on its third adult acute care hospital, Hampden Medical Center.
Norfolk Southern has broken ground on its corporate headquarters building in Atlanta in the US state of Georgia.
Nucor has announced that it will construct a modern, $1.35bn steel plate mill in Brandenburg, Kentucky, located along the Ohio River southwest of Louisville, US.
The Cordish Companies and Comcast Spectacor, a US-based sports and entertainment company, have unveiled plans to build a next-generation esports and entertainment venue at Philadelphia Sports Complex in Pennsylvania, US. With an investment of around $50m, the new esports arena will be constructed adjacent to the Xfinity Live! dining and entertainment complex in South Philadelphia. Comcast Spectacor-owned Philadelphia Fusion esports franchise, which is one of 20 international teams competing in the Overwatch League, will be the primary tenant of the arena. Featuring 60,000ft² of space, the new purpose-built esports arena will allow to seat up to 3,500 guests. Upon completion, the venue will become the largest new-construction esports arena in the Western Hemisphere. Kansas City-based architectural firm Populous has designed the Fusion Arena. Construction on the project is set to commence this summer. Comcast Spectacor chairman and CEO Dave Scott said: “Fusion Arena gives esports fans a best-in-class venue to call home and be proud of. Beyond competitive gaming, it’s a stunning facility that will host a wide array of events.” The arena will be provided with two balcony bars, club seats with USB ports, flexible loge boxes and exclusive suites. Around 10,000ft² of space will be allocated for training facility, broadcast studio and team offices. The industrial materials will be incorporated across the venue to pay tribute to Philadelphia’s manufacturing heritage. It also includes 6,000ft² public entry area, which will comprise of 2,000ft² of interactive media surface hovering 30ft above visitors. In February, the partnership also announced the construction of new class-A office tower, Pattison Place, with an investment of around $80m. The Cordish Companies principal Blake Cordis said: “Fusion Arena will set the gold standard for competitive gaming and debut on one of the country’s most exciting platforms of sports and entertainment amid Philadelphia’s professional sports teams.” Comcast Spectacor is owned by media and technology firm Comcast Corporation. The Cordish Companies develops and operates dining, entertainment and hospitality destinations across the US.
Western, a US-based commercial real estate development and design-build firm specialising in the aviation industry, has announced plans to develop a new Corporate Aviation Campus on 48 acres at Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in North Carolina.
Real estate investment and development firm The Domain Companies has announced the financing and commencement of construction on The Exchange’s first building, an $89m, mixed-use development in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Leisure travel company Allegiant Travel and finance and investment firm TPG Sixth Street Partners (TSSP), in a partnership with TPG, have announced an agreement to finance the development of Sunseeker Resorts Charlotte Harbor in the Charlotte County/Punta Gorda area in southwest Florida, US.
LMC, a company that develops and manages apartments, has commenced construction on Ovation, a luxury two-tower high-rise and mixed-use apartment community, at the gateway to the First Hill neighbourhood of Seattle.