US-based real estate development company Wood Partners has broken ground on Alta River Oaks, a luxury residential midrise community in the River Oaks area of Houston, Texas, US.
Prysmian Group has been awarded a contract, worth €700m (£628.2m), for the development of 1.4GW Viking Link power cable between Britain and Denmark.
Transportation technology company Virgin Hyperloop One is planning to build a long-range hyperloop test track in Saudi Arabia.
South Carolina-based real estate company Greystar has broken ground on a residential development in Portland, Oregon.
Strabag Real Estate has completed and hand over the developed hotel building in Warsaw, Poland to hotel operator Motel One.
Highways England, a government-owned company responsible for motorways and major trunk roads in England, has awarded two contracts to construction firms Geoffrey Osborne and VolkerFitzpatrick.
US-based window and door manufacturer Andersen Corporation has broken ground on $35m (£28m) expansion of its Renewal by Andersen manufacturing campus in Cottage Grove, Minnesota.
Hackney Council in London, UK has selected Morgan Sindall Construction to deliver two schemes with a combined value of around £97.5m.
Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has agreed to provide €63.3m (£57m) to Kalaallit Airports International, the state-owned company to develop airports in Greenland, for the redevelopment of Nuuk and Ilulissat international airports.
Kawasaki Heavy Industries’ subsidiary Hydrogen Engineering Australia (HEA) has commenced construction on the Hydrogen Liquefaction and Loading Terminal in Australia.
American Campus Communities has inaugurated the new Academic and Residential Complex on the campus of University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC).
British multinational alcoholic beverages company Diageo has broken ground on its new $130m (£104m) distillery in Marion County’s Lebanon, Kentucky, US.
Link Alliance, a consortium led by Vinci Construction, has won a €970m design-construction contract for the €2.5bn (£2.24bn) City Rail Link (CRL) Project in Auckland, New Zealand.
UK-based construction firm Tolent has begun work on the operational base for Triton Knoll wind farm at Grimsby’s Royal Dock off the coast of Lincolnshire in the North Sea, England.
Bradley International Airport, a civil/military airport in Connecticut, has broken ground on its new $210m (£167m) Ground Transportation Center.
Real estate developer Emaar Properties has announced plans to build its first 3D printed home in Dubai, UAE.
A joint venture of L&T Construction’s Water and Effluent Treatment Business and UAE firm Tecton Engineering & Construction has won a significant EPC contract from Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) for a 100MLD desalination plant in the State of Gujarat.
Greek construction company Archirodon has won a contract from The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC) for enabling works at the 28,000km² The Red Sea Project luxury tourism development on Saudi Arabia’s west coast.
VINCI Construction had secured a contract worth C$400m (£245m) for the construction of a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) tank in Canada.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has broken ground on its new Holiday Inn Express hotel in downtown Washington, DC.