American Water’s subsidiary Illinois American Water has commenced construction of a new water treatment plant, and elevated water tower, as well as replacing water mains in the Lincoln water system.
Kier, a provider of construction and infrastructure services, has broken ground of a new £15m Acute Medicine Unit (AMU) at Torbay Hospital in the UK.
Construction and civil engineering firm Veidekke has been awarded a contract, worth NOK685m ($79.9m), by health trust Helse Førde (HF) to build a hospital in Førde, the county of Sogn og Fjordane, Norway.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the commencement of construction of the $30m Heritage Point at Canalside in Buffalo.
Swedish construction company Skanska has received a contract worth $699.4m (£507m) from Highways England to improve the A428 road in Cambridgeshire, England.
Avanta Residential has announced the ground-breaking of a new neighbourhood at The Colony outside Austin, the capital of the state of Texas, in the US.
Swedish construction firm Peab has secured a contract worth $14.3m (SEK122m) to rebuild Highway 35 south of Linköping on the stretch between Sandtorpet and Björkåkla.
UK-based construction services provider Willmott Dixon has secured a contract worth £12.8m to construct an operational hub for the Gloucestershire Constabulary.
British construction & regeneration group Morgan Sindall has been shortlisted to deliver the proposed £65m Carlisle Southern Link Road (CSLR) in Cumbria County, UK.
BAM has announced the completion of groundworks for a new polar research building at British Antarctic Survey’s (BAS) Rothera Research Station, Antarctica.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the commencement of construction on the $180m Empire State Line, in Niagara and Erie Counties in the US.
Clark Construction Group in collaboration with Reeves Young commences construction on the $67m Canton Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion Project in Canton, Georgia, the US.
Sweden-based property management and construction company Fabege and multinational construction and development company Skanska Sweden are acquiring around 150,000 m2 of land in Solna, Sweden, as potential for urban development has opened up in the area.
A feasibility study by Foster + Partners and COWI has supported the re-opening of Hammersmith Bridge across the Thames in west London, the UK, for pedestrians and cyclists next summer.
The North East Rail Line between Albury-Wodonga and Melbourne has been upgraded, as the main contracted construction works saw completion on the $235m railway project in Victoria, Australia.
Both UK-based, Mace and AFC Energy have joined together in a UK-first strategic partnership to decarbonise the construction industry using hydrogen power.
The Ontario government in Canada is continuing with the Yonge North Subway Extension, as it shifts to the next planning stage.
The UK Secretary of State for Transport Grant Shapps has announced the cancellation of the Oxford-Cambridge (Ox-Cam) expressway, following confirmation of the project not being cost-effective.
Create Developments, a sister concern of Create Construction, has received planning consent for the construction of the £48m Hampton by Hilton hotel in Trafford, Greater Manchester, in the UK.
Serbia’s focus on secure, climate-friendly and better-connected railway infrastructure development will be supported by the World Bank, as the European nation plans to upgrade its 3,735 km rail network.