Transport Infrastructure

Acciona consortium secures $238m railway works contract in Australia

2 Apr 2019 | Oceania

Coleman Rail, a subsidiary of Acciona Geotech, in a consortium with Lendlease, has won A$536m ($238.4m) contract to build two train stations in Australia.

CPB Contractors wins major contracts in Australia and New Zealand

2 Apr 2019 | Oceania

Cimic Group firm CPB Contractors has secured a $119m contract from the NSW Government for the Northern Road upgrade Stage 6 project in Australia.

Salini Impregilo team wins €608m rail contract in Italy

1 Apr 2019 | Europe

A consortium led by Salini Impregilo has secured a €608.1m contract for a part of a high-speed rail line between Naples and Bari in Italy.

UK govt announces £201m funding for road repair

1 Apr 2019 | Europe

The UK Department for Transport (DfT) has announced a £201m (€233.78m) funding to repair and maintain more than 1,000 miles of roads in the country.

Studio ORD selected to lead $8.5bn O’Hare Airport expansion project

29 Mar 2019 | North America

The City of Chicago has selected Studio ORD to lead the design of the $8.5bn expansion programme involving a new Global Terminal and Global Concourse for O’Hare International Airport.

Femern launches major works on Fehmarn tunnel project in Denmark

29 Mar 2019 | Europe

Danish planning company Femern has begun negotiations with the contractor consortia, which will construct the Fehmarnbelt Fixed Link tunnel project, about the launching of major construction activities in the harbor town of Rødbyhavn on the south coast of Lolland on the Danish side.

Kansas Airport breaks ground on $1.5bn single terminal

27 Mar 2019 | North America

Kansas City Aviation Department, the City of Kansas City, Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate and Clark | Weitz | Clarkson (CWC) have broken ground on a $1.5bn single terminal at Kansas City International Airport in the US state of Missouri.

WMCA gives final nod for Wednesbury-Brierley Hill Metro funding

26 Mar 2019 | Europe

The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has given the final approval for funding the Wednesbury to Brierley Hill Metro rail link.

TfGM secures planning approval for Stockport transport hub project

26 Mar 2019 | Europe

Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) has secured approval from the Stockport Council’s planning and highways regulation committee for plans to transform Stockport Bus Station into a transport interchange, with rooftop park and residential development.

Highways England widens part of A1 under £1.5bn A14 upgrade project

26 Mar 2019 | Europe

Highways England has widened the A1, Britain’s longest road, with the addition of new lanes on both sides of the motorway for a total length of seven miles and opened an upgraded section to traffic.

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