Transport Infrastructure

ADB grants £285m loan to improve road connectivity in India

5 Sep 2019 | Asia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India have signed a $350m (£285m) loan to rehabilitate and upgrade about 850km of state highways and major district roads in the state of Chhattisgarh.

Sound Transit breaks ground on £2.4bn Lynnwood Link Extension in US

4 Sep 2019 | North America

Sound Transit and its partners have broken ground of the $2.9bn (£2.4bn), 8.5-mile Lynnwood Link Extension, which will extend the light rail from Northgate to Lynnwood City Center in Washington, US.

Three consortia shortlisted for £8.9bn North East Link project in Australia

3 Sep 2019 | Oceania

Three consortia, comprising major construction companies in Australia and around the world, have been shortlisted by the government of the Australian the state of Victoria to build the North East Link’s twin road tunnels project.

CPB Contractors wins £181m contract for Western Sydney Airport project

3 Sep 2019 | Oceania

CPB Contractors, the construction company of Australian engineering services company CIMIC Group, along with its joint venture partner Lendlease, has won an earthworks contract for the federally funded A$5.3bn (£3bn) Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport.

Implenia wins £298m railway line expansion contract in Sweden

3 Sep 2019 | Europe

Swiss construction services company Implenia has secured an order for twin-track expansion of the railway line between Varberg and Hamra in the west coast of Sweden.

L&T Construction wins contract for Navi Mumbai International Airport

2 Sep 2019 | Asia

L&T Construction, the construction subsidiary of technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate Larsen & Toubro, has won an EPC contract from Navi Mumbai International Airport (NMIAPL) for the Greenfield Navi Mumbai International Airport in M ...

First bridge on I-405 project opens in Orange County, California

30 Aug 2019 | North America

Slater Avenue bridge in Fountain Valley, the first bridge under the $1.9bn (£1.5bn) I-405 Improvement Project has been inaugurated in Orange County, California.

CPB Contractors, UGL finalise £497m Cross River Rail RIS contract in Australia

29 Aug 2019 | Oceania

CPB Contractors and UGL, subsidiaries of Australian construction and engineering services company CIMIC Group, along with Unity Alliance partners, have finalised a contract with the Queensland government to deliver the rail, integration and systems (RIS) package of the Cross River Rail proje ...

Mobilinx consortium selected for £860m Hurontario LRT project in Canada

28 Aug 2019 | North America

Mobilinx consortium has been selected by Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx as the preferred proponent to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Hurontario Light Rail Transit (LRT) project, which is expected to cost C$1.4bn (£860m).

Smiths Detection opens new facility in India to serve airport clients

26 Aug 2019 | Asia

UK-based security solutions provider Smiths Detection has opened a new training and experience centre in India to serve airport clients.

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