Swedish construction company Skanska has secured a contract worth $105m from Tarrant County College District (TCCD) to construct new higher education buildings in Fort Worth, Texas, the US.
Medical device company Medtronic has commenced construction of a new 400,000ft2 innovation centre in Lafayette, Colorado, the US.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the commencement of construction on a $18m affordable and supportive housing development in Troy.
Indiana, US-based medical laboratory Genezen Laboratories has commenced construction of a new cGMP-compliant Lentiviral vector production facility.
LatAm Logistic Properties has commenced construction of two Class-A logistic buildings in Costa Rica.
Swedish construction company Skanska has secured a contract worth $110m (SEK930m) from FedEx Ground to construct a new distribution facility in Maspeth, New York, the US.
New York State Office of Renewable Energy Siting has given final siting permits to Riverhead Solar 2 and Morris Ridge Solar Energy Center.
Swedish construction company Skanska has announced nearly $225m (SEK1.9bn) investment in the office development project 1550 on the Green in Houston, Texas, the US.
Real estate developer Swerdlow Group has commenced construction on $300m Sawyer’s Walk mixed-use development in Miami, Florida, the US.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has commenced construction of the $898.6m Airport Metro Connector (AMC) transit station.
SG Blocks has commenced construction of its Monticello Mews development project in the Catskills region of New York.
Wagner College in New York has broken ground on a new $3m athletic facility that is slated for completion in the spring of 2022.
Construction work has begun of a new $16m cheese-making facility at the Agri-Mark plant in Franklin County, New York.
Germany-based technology company Continental is moving ahead with construction work on a new, manufacturing facility in New Braunfels, Texas that will make products for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) to support assisted and automated driving.
The Canadian Government has granted $61.22m (C$74.7m) low-cost loan to fund the construction a new residential building in Calgary.
Webuild and its US. subsidiary Lane Construction have signed the final agreement with Texas Central LCC to construct high-speed railway between Dallas and Houston in the US.
Van Oord has commenced construction of around 2.4km quays and earth-retaining walls in the Princess Amalia Harbour.
Capital Development Partners has commenced construction with Phase I of Cedar Port Logistics Center, an 800,405ft2 dual rail service facility with access to the Port of Houston immediately. The first phase I completely taken by Plastic Express, a national plastic packaging, warehousing and logistics company based in Los Angeles, California with a planned occupancy by December 2021. This phase provides optionality for dual rail service through the TGS short line to BNSF Railroad (BNSF) and Union Pacific Railroad (UP) to serve the expanding needs of import and export customers at the Port of Houston. Located just 12 miles from the Port of Houston, Cedar Port Logistics Center in the Cedar Port Industrial Park is supported by the 7,800-rail car Cedar Port Z Yard, which provides rail car storage and switching to both UP and BNSF rail roads for maximum optionality. This project is served by the expanded Grand Parkway (Highway 99), a major heavy haul freeway directly connected to the Port of Houston. Capital Development Partners CEO John Knox Porter said: "Cedar Port Logistics Center Phase I will allow our customers immediate access to the Port of Houston and two Tier 1 railroads on one site. The strategic location, rail service efficiencies and the supporting infrastructure provides our customer with a significant competitive advantage."
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) has announced that construction will commence in July on the first of two major capital projects on the Red Line.
ATP Flight School has begun construction of a new pilot training centre at Page Field (FMY) in Ft. Myers, Florida.