The Purple Line Transit Partners joint venture (JV) team of Fluor, Meridiam Infrastructure Purple Line and Star America Purple Line has broken ground on the Purple Line Light Rail project in Maryland, US.
LG Electronics has broken ground on its new $250m home appliance manufacturing facility near, Clarksville in Tennessee, US.
Tech giant Apple has unveiled plans to build a $1.3bn data centre in Iowa, US to better serve North American users of iMessage, Siri, the App Store and other Apple services.
Smithfield Foods has unveiled plans to build a new distribution centre and expand its blast cell cold storage capabilities at its processing facility in Tar Heel, North Carolina.
Port of Seattle has broken ground on a new International Arrivals Facility (IAF) at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, to improve customer experience and respond to local demand for international service.
Spanish renewable energy specialist Acciona has been awarded a contract by Mexican energy company Zuma Energía to build a 424MW wind farm in Tamaulipas, Mexico.
The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and its private partner Transurban, have commenced construction of an eight-mile extension of the I-395 Express Lanes from Turkeycock Run near Edsall Road in Alexandria to the Washington, DC border.
Webcor Builders in a joint venture with MWH Constructors has secured a $939m contract to deliver the Southeast Water Pollution Control Plant Biosolids Digester Facilities Project in San Francisco, California.
Commercial real estate developer Lowe, AECOM Capital, and an investment vehicle sponsored by Rockwood Capital, have broken ground on a $300m mixed-use transit-oriented development in Los Angeles, US.
US-based Delta Air Lines has started construction on its $4bn terminal at LaGuardia Airport in New York.
Canadian Solar and EDF Energies Nouvelles have obtained a BRL529m ($163m) in project financing from the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) for their 191.5 MW solar power project known as Pirapora I project in Brazil.
US-based construction company Tutor Perini has announced that a joint venture (JV) team of its subsidiary, Lunda Construction, together with Ames Construction and Shafer Contracting, has bagged a contract from the Minnesota Department of Transportation for a 35W & Lake Street Project.
Toyota Motor and Mazda Motor have signed an agreement to establish joint venture (JV) production facility to manufacture vehicles in the US.
Real estate firm St. John Properties has broken ground on Valley Grove, a $250m master-planned mixed-use project in Pleasant Grove City, Utah.
Ceruzzi Properties has secured a $300m construction loan from US-based Madison Realty Capital (MRC) to complete a mixed-use development in Manhattan, New York.
Lockheed Martin has started construction on a $350m satellite production facility at its Waterton Canyon campus near Denver, US.
DTE Energy has sought permission from the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) to build a natural gas-fired power plant of about 1,100MW on existing company property in East China Township, Michigan.
The Dow Chemical Company is set to construct a new $100m innovation centre at the heritage Dow Corning corporate campus in Michigan, US.
A joint venture (JV) of Granite Construction and Archer Western has bagged South Capitol Street Corridor Phase 1 design-build contract from the District of Columbia Department of Transportation.
The Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) has broken ground on construction of a new multi-level parking structure at the Orange Transportation Center in California, US.