North America

GM, LG Chem to build $2.3bn battery cell assembly plant in Ohio, US

9 Dec 2019 | North America

US-based General Motors (GM) in a joint venture with LG Chem is planning to build a battery cell assembly plant in Ohio, US with an investment of $2.3bn.

Swinerton breaks ground on $118m Presidio Tunnel Tops project in San Francisco

9 Dec 2019 | North America

US-based construction firm Swinerton has broken ground on $118m Presidio Tunnel Tops project in San Francisco, California.

Ground broken on $338m sports and entertainment arena in Texas, US

4 Dec 2019 | North America

The University of Texas at Austin, Oak View Group (OVG), C3 Presents, Live Nation Entertainment and Matthew McConaughey Partner have broken ground on $338m sports and entertainment arena, named Moody Center, in Austin, Texas.

Enviva wins approval to build new wood pellets facility in Alabama

4 Dec 2019 | North America

US-based wood pellet producer Enviva Partners has secured approval from the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) to build a wood pellet facility in Sumter County.

Wood Partners breaks ground on residential building in Dallas, Texas

4 Dec 2019 | North America

Real estate developer Wood Partners has broken ground on Alta Midtown Park, a new luxury residential multi-family building in Dallas, Texas.

Plans unveiled for $400m mixed-use development in Rhode Island, US

3 Dec 2019 | North America

US state Rhode Island Governor Gina Marie Raimondo and Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien have announced plans for a $400m downtown redevelopment project.

Lucid Motors begins construction on electric vehicle facility in Arizona

3 Dec 2019 | North America

Lucid Motors, a US-based automotive firm specialising in electric cars, has started construction on its electric vehicle manufacturing facility in Casa Grande, Arizona.

Skanska to build new hospital pavilion in Arlington, Virginia

3 Dec 2019 | North America

Swedish construction company Skanska has signed an agreement with Virginia Hospital Center to build a new outpatient pavilion and parking garage in Arlington in the US state of Virginia.

Skanska wins $59m contract to build new arts centre in Oregon, US

29 Nov 2019 | North America

Skanska has secured a contract worth SEK560m ($59m) from City of Beaverton to build a new multidisciplinary arts centre and adjoining garage in Beaverton, Oregon of the US.

Wright Brothers Construction wins $43m highway contract in North Carolina

29 Nov 2019 | North America

Wright Brothers Construction has secured a $46.3m contract from North Carolina Department of Transportation for the widening of the NC 69 Highway in Clay County.

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