Transport Infrastructure

Siemens seeks planning approval for £200m rail manufacturing unit in UK

25 Apr 2019 | Europe

Siemens Mobility has submitted a planning application to the East Riding of Yorkshire Council for the construction of a £200m rail manufacturing facility in Goole, East Yorkshire, UK.

James Construction wins contract for I-20/I-220 Interchange improvement project

25 Apr 2019 | North America

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) has awarded a contract to James Construction Group to build a new access road into Barksdale Air Force Base from the I-20/I-220 interchange in Bossier Parish in the US.

Sterling Construction subsidiary wins $23m highway contract in Utah

23 Apr 2019 | North America

Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction Company (RLW), a subsidiary of Sterling Construction Company, has secured a contract worth about $23m to build a highway stretch in Utah, US.

Atkins wins contracts to support Heathrow Airport expansion project

18 Apr 2019 | Europe

British design and engineering firm Atkins has secured five contracts to support the sustainable expansion programme at Heathrow Airport in the UK.

CRL announces revised cost for City Rail Link project in Auckland

18 Apr 2019 | Oceania

City Rail Link Limited (CRLL) has announced an increase in the cost for the Auckland City Rail Link project from NZ$3.4bn ($2.3bn) in 2014 to NZ$4.42bn ($3bn).

Graham secures £25m contract from Highways England

17 Apr 2019 | Europe

UK-based Graham has secured a new £25m contract from Highways England to deliver maintenance and improvements in the East of England as part of its Collaborative Delivery Framework (CDF).

UAE opens $1.6bn Sharjah-Khorfakkan road

16 Apr 2019 | Middle East

The United Arab Emirates (UAE ) has opened the AED6bn ($1.6bn) 89km-long Sharjah-Khorfakkan Road, which spans from Emirates Road to Wadi Shi in Khor Fakkan.

PORR bags motorway construction contract in Romania

16 Apr 2019 | Europe

Austrian building contractor PORR has been awarded a contract to design and build lot 1 of the motorway from Sibiu to Pitesti in Romania.

Swedish to build electric road system using Electreon’s technology

15 Apr 2019 | Europe

The Swedish Transport Administration has chosen Israel-based Electreon Wireless’ wireless vehicle charging technology to build electric road system.

UK rail stations get £300m funding boost to improve disability access

5 Apr 2019 | Europe

The UK government has announced £300m funding boost to improve accessbility for disabled passengers at 73 railway stations.

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