Transport Infrastructure

Network Rail awards six contracts worth £750m for delivering signalling across UK

1 May 2019 | Europe

Network Rail has awarded six framework contracts, worth £750m, for Control Period 6 (2019-2024) to deliver signalling and telecoms across the UK.

Aecon consortium closes financing for $475m highway expansion project in Canada

30 Apr 2019 | North America

Canadian construction giant Aecon-led consortium, named West Corridor Constructors, has reached financial close on the expansion project of Highway 401 within the western part of the Greater Toronto Area, Canada.

Fluor-led team completes third commuter rail for Denver Eagle P3 project

30 Apr 2019 | North America

A team led by US-based engineering and construction firm Fluor has completed construction on the 11-mile third commuter rail, Gold Line (G Line), of the Denver Eagle Public-Private Partnership (P3) Commuter Rail Project.

African Development Bank grants $70m loan for Nigerian road project

29 Apr 2019 | Africa

The African Development Bank Group has approved a $70m loan for a road project in Ebonyi State, the southeastern state of Nigeria.

Crossrail to open Elizabeth line by the end of 2020

26 Apr 2019 | Europe

Crossrail, a subsidiary of Transport for London (TfL), has announced that the Elizabeth line will be opened by the end of 2020, except for Bond Street station, which will be ready later.

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).

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