Transport Infrastructure

Stantec to design £170m Turnpike road project in US

24 Jul 2019 | North America

The Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise (FTE) has selected Stantec to design the reconstruction and capacity improvements for Florida’s Turnpike/ State Road (SR) 91 in Lake County.

Geoffrey Osborne, VolkerFitzpatrick bag contracts to deliver major upgrades in UK

23 Jul 2019 | Europe

Highways England, a government-owned company responsible for motorways and major trunk roads in England, has awarded two contracts to construction firms Geoffrey Osborne and VolkerFitzpatrick.

Link Alliance signs contract for £2.2bn City Rail Link project in New Zealand

22 Jul 2019 | Asia

Link Alliance, a consortium led by Vinci Construction, has won a €970m design-construction contract for the €2.5bn (£2.24bn) City Rail Link (CRL) Project in Auckland, New Zealand.

NIB to provide £57m loan to redevelop two airports in Greenland

22 Jul 2019 | North America

Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has agreed to provide €63.3m (£57m) to Kalaallit Airports International, the state-owned company to develop airports in Greenland, for the redevelopment of Nuuk and Ilulissat international airports.

Ground broken on Bradley International Airport’s new transportation centre

19 Jul 2019 | North America

Bradley International Airport, a civil/military airport in Connecticut, has broken ground on its new $210m (£167m) Ground Transportation Center.

Sacyr secures four new railway projects worth £90m

18 Jul 2019 | Europe

Sacyr Neopul, a subsidiary of Spanish construction firm Sacyr specialising in the electrification and maintenance of railway tracks, has been awarded four new rail infrastructure projects worth €99.8m (£90.1m) in Spain and Ireland.

Norfolk Council agrees on preferred route for £153m Norwich Western Link

17 Jul 2019 | Europe

Norfolk County Council’s Cabinet has agreed on Norwich Western Link, a preferred route for a new link road that would improve travel between A47 and Broadland Northway west of Norwich.

Highways England seeks contractors to deliver A303 upgrade near Stonehenge

16 Jul 2019 | Europe

Highways England, a government-owned company for operating, maintaining and improving England's motorways, is seeking potential contractors to deliver upgrades to the A303 between Amesbury and Berwick Down near Stonehenge in southeast England.

HS2 unveils designs for automated people mover in Birmingham

16 Jul 2019 | Europe

HS2 has unveiled designs for a new automated people mover that will connect the Interchange Station with new stops at Birmingham Airport, Birmingham International Station, and the National Exhibition Centre (NEC).

Philippines, ADB sign £1bn loan deal for Malolos–Clark Railway Project

12 Jul 2019 | Asia

Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a $1.3bn (£1bn) loan agreement with the Philippines government for the $6.1bn (£4.8bn) Malolos–Clark Railway Project.

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