Transport Infrastructure

Galliford Try wins two road upgrade contracts worth £435m in UK

23 Sep 2019 | Europe

UK-based construction firm Galliford Try has been awarded contracts worth £435m by the Highways England, a government-owned company for operating, maintaining and improving England's motorways, to deliver two major road upgrades.

Colas Rail wins two Italian rail contracts

23 Sep 2019 | Europe

Colas Rail’s subsidiary Colas Rail Italia has won two contracts worth €44m (£39m) from Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI) to modernise the Italian railway infrastructure.

Aldridge-Parsons JV wins £156m systems contract for Southwest LRT project

20 Sep 2019 | North America

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.

PORR wins £253m contract to upgrade rail line in Poland

20 Sep 2019 | Europe

Austrian construction firm PORR has secured a contract worth €290m (£253m) to upgrade a section of a key rail line no. 131 in Poland.

Balfour Beatty JV wins contract for HS2’s £1bn Old Oak Common station in UK

18 Sep 2019 | Europe

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.

Work commences on final segment of Timor-Leste road project

18 Sep 2019 | Asia

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.

CPB consortium bags £255m contract for Sydney Metro project

17 Sep 2019 | Asia

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.

Salini Impregilo JV wins contract for Texas high-speed train project

16 Sep 2019 | North America

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.

Eurovia wins £106m contract to upgrade railway line in Czech Republic

16 Sep 2019 | Europe

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.

LAWA breaks ground on £1.6bn Consolidated Rent-A-Car facility in US

13 Sep 2019 | North America

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.

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