Transport Infrastructure

Prater selected for Manchester Airport Terminal Two package

25 Jul 2019 | Europe

Specialist building envelope contractor Prater has been awarded a contract to deliver the full envelope package for redevelopment work at Manchester Airport’s Terminal 2.

Virgin Hyperloop One plans to build long-range hyperloop test track in Saudi Arabia

24 Jul 2019 | Middle East

Transportation technology company Virgin Hyperloop One is planning to build a long-range hyperloop test track in Saudi Arabia.

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.

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