Transport Infrastructure


Port of Long Beach, California selects HDR to design £716.2m rail project

9 Aug 2019 | North America

The Port of Long Beach in California has selected construction consulting firm HDR to design the $870m (£716.2m) rail project that can reduce bottlenecks at the container port.

India approves construction of £398m Vaibhavwadi-Kolhapur railway line

8 Aug 2019 | Asia

The Government of India has approved the construction of a 108km-long railway line between Vaibhavwadi and Kolhapur in the state of Maharashtra.

Swank Construction selected for I-70 bridges upgrade project in West Virginia, US

8 Aug 2019 | North America

The West Virginia Department of Transportation in Virginia, US has awarded a contract to Swank Construction to upgrade over two dozen bridges along the Wheeling corridor of Interstate 70 (I-70).

AfDB approves £80m funding for Ethiopia-Djibouti transport corridor project

7 Aug 2019 | Africa

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has agreed to provide loan of $98m (£80.5m) to the government of Ethiopia to fund the first phase of the Ethiopia-Djibouti Road Transport Corridor Project.

BIAL secures £1.1bn financing for Kempegowda airport expansion project in India

7 Aug 2019 | Asia

Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) has raised INR102.06bn (£1.1bn), marking the financial closure of the INR133.52bn (£1.5bn) expansion of the Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (KIAB) in the Indian state of Karnataka.

Bombardier consortium wins £3.7bn contract to build two monorail lines in Egypt

6 Aug 2019 | Africa

Canadian manufacturing group Bombardier Transportation, in consortium with Orascom Construction and Arab Contractors, has signed a contract worth more than $4.5bn (£3.7bn) for the construction of two new monorail lines in Egypt.

UK govt to invest £24m in new road in Wokingham

5 Aug 2019 | Europe

The UK government has agreed to invest £24m in constructing a new relief road in Wokingham to reduce congestion, increase employment and create opportunities for greener forms of travel.

SMHC selected for £11.7bn Bulacan Airport in Philippines

2 Aug 2019 | Asia

Philippines’ conglomerate San Miguel (SMHC) has been selected by the Philippines’ Department of Transportation (DOTr) for the construction of the $14.3bn (£11.7bn) Bulacan Airport in the Bulacan province of the Philippines.

ADB to provide £342m loan for new highway in Georgia

2 Aug 2019 | Asia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide $415m (£342m) to Georgia for the construction of a new highway.

Balfour Beatty wins £34m extension of highways maintenance contract in UK

1 Aug 2019 | Europe

Balfour Beatty Living Places has secured a £34m extension of the Warwickshire Highways Maintenance contract from Coventry City Council, Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council and Warwickshire County Council.


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