Transport Infrastructure

Australia announces $3.9bn for Melbourne Airport rail link

16 Apr 2018 | Oceania

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced AUD5bn ($3.9bn) for the Melbourne Airport Rail Link that will connect the Central Business District (CBD) and the airport.

Porr team wins contract for largest tunnelling project in Austria

16 Apr 2018 | Europe

A consortium consisting of Austrian construction company Porr, its subsidiary Hinteregger and joint venture partners from Italy, has secured a €1bn design and build contract from Brenner Basistunnel Gesellschaft (BBT SE) for lot H51 Pfons-Brenner of the Brenner Base Tunnel, the largest tunne ...

NouvLR finalises contract for light rail transit network in Canada

16 Apr 2018 | North America

Canadian construction firm Aecon Group has announced that NouvLR General Partnership (NouvLR) has finalised a $5bn EPC contract with CDPQ Infra (CDPQ Infra), a subsidiary of Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, for the the Réseau express métropolitain (REM).

Louis Berger secures Mumbai Metro Line 4 contract in India

13 Apr 2018 | Asia

Louis Berger, a part of a consortium led by DB Engineering, has secured a project management and construction management services contract, including design review, from the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) for Mumbai Metro Line 4 in India.

Aecon consortium to deliver Finch West LRT project in Canada

13 Apr 2018 | North America

Mosaic Transit Group, a consortium of Aecon Group, ACS Infrastructure Canada and CRH Canada Group, has been chosen by Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario as preferred proponent for the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) project in Toronto, Canada.

Los Angeles approves $4.9bn Automated People Mover contract

13 Apr 2018 | North America

The Los Angeles City Council has authorised a 30-year, $4.9bn contract with LAX Integrated Express Solutions (LINXS) to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Automated People Mover (APM) project at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Hill International to work on $2.26bn Mumbai Metro Line 4 project

12 Apr 2018 | Asia

US-based construction consulting firm Hill International has received a contract from the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA), India to provide general consultancy services for the $2.26bn Mumbai Metro Line 4 as part of a consortium comprising DB Engineering & Consul ...

Network Rail submits proposals to upgrade Gatwick Airport station

11 Apr 2018 | Europe

Network Rail, in partnership with Gatwick Airport, Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership and the Department for Transport, has submitted proposals to Crawley Borough Council for the transformation of Gatwick Airport station.

OHL secures €172m railway contract in Czech Republic

10 Apr 2018 | Europe

The OHL Group, through its Czech unit OHL, has won a €172m contract from the Railway Infrastructure Administration (Sprava zeleznicni dopravni cesty) for the modernisation of the Sudomerice-Votice railway line in the Czech Republic.

IO, Metrolinx seek bidders for GO Rail expansion project in Canada

10 Apr 2018 | North America

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx are seeking bids from potential firms to design build, finance, operate and maintain the GO Rail expansion project in Canada.

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