Samsung Engineering has secured a $3.6bn EPC contract from PTI Infraestructura de Desarrollo (PTI-ID), a subsidiary of the Mexican state-owned oil company PEMEX, for phase II of the PEMEX Dos Bocas Refinery in Mexico.
St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, has broken ground on The St. Regis Cap Cana Resort & Residences in the Dominican Republic.
Enel Green Power Chile, a renewable energy subsidiary of Enel Chile, has commenced construction on its 204MW Domeyko solar photovoltaic (PV) project in Chile, South America.
Spanish renewable energy developer Acciona has started construction on the new Malgarida I and II plants in Chile that will entail an investment of $170m.
US-based hospitality firm Hilton has announced the start of construction to transform the Crocodile Bay Resort, a sportfishing destination in Costa Rica.
Spanish infrastructure and energy company Acciona has secured a €560m project from Panama’s Ministry of Health (Minsa) to construct a new children’s hospital (Hospital del Niño) in Panama City, Panama.
A consortium of Acciona, Ferrovial and Peru-based JJC has won a contract from Lima Airport Partners (LAP), an operator of Peru's main airport, to build the Control Tower at Jorge Chávez Airport in Lima, Peru.
Enel Green Power, a subsidiary of Italian energy company Enel, has started construction on the 60.9MW Azabache solar plant, located about 10km from the city of Calama in Chile.
OXIS Energy and the Minas Gerais Development Company CODEMGE have signed a 15-year lease agreement with Mercedes Benz Brazil (MBB) for the construction of a Lithium-Sulfur (Li-S) manufacturing plant in Brazil.
UK-based construction firm BAM has completed construction on new £40m wharf at British Antarctic Survey’s (BAS) Rothera Research Station in Antarctica.
LD Celulose, a joint venture between Duratex and Lenzing group, has awarded an engineering, procurement and construction contract to Pöyry, a subsidiary of AFRY, to build a new dissolving pulp plant in Brazil.
BAM Nuttall has been selected by the Falkland Islands Government (FIG) as the development partner to design and build a new port in Stanley Harbour.
AMResorts, an Apple Leisure Group (ALG) company, has broken ground on two new resorts in Miches, on the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic.