North America

HRCP wins $3.3bn contract for bridge-tunnel expansion project in US

18 Feb 2019 | North America

Hampton Roads Connector Partners (HRCP), a design-build team, has won a $3.3bn fixed price contract from the Commonwealth of Virginia, US, for the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel (HRBT) Expansion Project.

Texan council, Mark IV Capital to develop The District mixed-use scheme

18 Feb 2019 | North America

The Round Rock City Council has approved an agreement with the developers of The District, a 65-acre mixed-use project planned for SH 45 just east of IH 35, in Texas, US.

Entergy breaks ground on 993MW power plant in Texas

18 Feb 2019 | North America

Entergy Texas has broken ground on the Montgomery County Power Station (MCPS), the company’s first power plant in 40 years, in Texas.

Google to invest $13bn in data centres, offices across US in 2019

14 Feb 2019 | North America

Google has announced that it will build a $600m, 275,000ft² data centre in New Albany, US, as part of a $13bn nationwide expansion in 2019 in data centres and offices across the country, with major expansions in 14 states.

US Steel to restart construction on $215m plant in Alabama

12 Feb 2019 | North America

United States Steel (US Steel) has announced the restart of construction on $215m electric arc furnace (EAF) steelmaking facility at its Tubular Operations in Fairfield, Alabama, located in Jefferson County.

CIP begins construction on Mitchell portfolio solar PV projects in US

11 Feb 2019 | North America

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has commenced construction on the Mitchell portfolio of utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in North Carolina, US, on behalf of the Copenhagen Infrastructure II (CI II) fund.

Hankey, Jamison break ground on $300m residential tower in US

8 Feb 2019 | North America

Hankey Investment and Jamison Properties have broken ground on a $300m residential tower at 2900 Wilshire Blvd in Koreatown, a sub-market adjacent to downtown Los Angeles, US.

Prysmian to upgrade power transmission grid in Washington

8 Feb 2019 | North America

The Prysmian Group, an Italian company that manufactures power transmission and telecommunications cables and systems, has been selected to upgrade the power transmission system in Washington, DC.

UNCW breaks ground on $140m student housing scheme

8 Feb 2019 | North America

The University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) has broken ground on a $140m student housing scheme on the university campus.

Cresset forms JV with Hines for new residential development in US

7 Feb 2019 | North America

The Cresset-Diversified QOZ Fund has formed a joint venture with Hines to develop The Preston, a new residential building in downtown Houston, US.

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