Metropolitan Council of Minnesota has awarded a systems contract worth $194.4m (£156m) to the Aldridge-Parsons Joint Venture for the Southwest Light Rail Transit (SWLRT) project.
The World Bank has announced the start of rehabilitation work at the 22.6km Laulara to Solerema section of the 110km Dili to Ainaro road corridor in Timor-Leste.
High Speed Two (HS2), a company that is developing and constructing the UK’s new high-speed rail network, has awarded construction management contract to Balfour Beatty/Vinci/Systra joint venture for the new £1bn Old Oak Common station in the UK.
A consortium of Oxford Properties, CIMIC subsidiary CPB Contractors and Grocon has been awarded a contract worth about A$463m (£255.5m) by the New South Wales (NSW) Government to build the new Sydney Metro City & Southwest Pitt Street Station.
Eurovia, a joint venture between Strabag Rail and Elektrizace železnic Praha, has secured a contract worth €120m (£106m) to upgrade 8.7km railway line section between Smíchov station in Prague and the City of Černošice southwest of the capital in the Czech Republic.
Texas Central, the developer of the Texas Bullet Train, has signed a design-build contract with the joint venture of civil engineering contractor Salini Impregilo and Lane Construction for Texas High-Speed Train.
Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) and city officials have broken ground on the $2bn (£1.62bn) Consolidated Rent-A-Car (ConRAC) facility, which aims to improve and streamline the car rental process at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in the US.
UK-based construction company Balfour Beatty, construction engineering firm Colas and WSP UK, the British subsidiary of Canadian consultant company WSP Global, have been recommended to deliver highways services for Lincolnshire County Council from 1 April 2020.
The Singapore Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded two contracts, together worth S$739.5m (£434.51m), for the construction of five stations and associated viaducts on the Jurong Region Line (JRL).
Acciona and its partners Plenary Group and Cintra Infraestructuras have commissioned the final section of the Toowomba Second Range Crossing (TSRC) in the Australian state of Queensland.
A consortium led by American construction consulting firm Hill International has signed an agreement with the Thessaloniki Port Authority (THPA) to provide design and project management services for the expansion of the marine works infrastructure of Pier 6.
Swedish construction firm NCC has secured a contract worth SEK900m (£75.6m) from Bybanen Utbygging, a department of Hordaland County Council in Norway, to build the D14 Mindemyren project, part of the Bergen Light Rail line.
Lendlease Engineering and its joint venture partner CPB Contractors have won a contract worth A$644m (£356m) to undertake major bulk earthworks package at the federally funded A$5.3bn (£3bn) Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India have signed a $350m (£285m) loan to rehabilitate and upgrade about 850km of state highways and major district roads in the state of Chhattisgarh.
Sound Transit and its partners have broken ground of the $2.9bn (£2.4bn), 8.5-mile Lynnwood Link Extension, which will extend the light rail from Northgate to Lynnwood City Center in Washington, US.
Swiss construction services company Implenia has secured an order for twin-track expansion of the railway line between Varberg and Hamra in the west coast of Sweden.
CPB Contractors, the construction company of Australian engineering services company CIMIC Group, along with its joint venture partner Lendlease, has won an earthworks contract for the federally funded A$5.3bn (£3bn) Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport.
Three consortia, comprising major construction companies in Australia and around the world, have been shortlisted by the government of the Australian the state of Victoria to build the North East Link’s twin road tunnels project.
L&T Construction, the construction subsidiary of technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate Larsen & Toubro, has won an EPC contract from Navi Mumbai International Airport (NMIAPL) for the Greenfield Navi Mumbai International Airport in Mumbai, India.
Slater Avenue bridge in Fountain Valley, the first bridge under the $1.9bn (£1.5bn) I-405 Improvement Project has been inaugurated in Orange County, California.