Transport


ADP Ingénierie to design new ATC centre of Bahrain International Airport

16 Mar 2017 | Middle East

Airport authority Groupe Aéroports de Paris (ADP) has secured a tender from the Government of Bahrain to design and perform supervision work for a new air traffic control (ATC) centre at Bahrain International Airport.

€400M loan for Frankfurt Airport expansion

14 Mar 2017 | Europe

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has offered a €400M loan to Fraport, Germany’s Frankfurt Airport operator, for the new Terminal 3 project.

HS2 Ltd searching for apprentices

14 Mar 2017 | Europe

HS2 Ltd has launched its search for apprentices to work on the £55.7bn High Speed Two (HS2) railway project in the UK.

Royal Caribbean Cruises breaks ground on new PortMiami terminal

10 Mar 2017 | North America

Royal Caribbean Cruises and Miami-Dade County have broken ground on the new cruise Terminal A at PortMiami in Florida, US.

Ferrovial subsidiary wins $192M US highway expansion contract

8 Mar 2017 | North America

Webber, a subsidiary of Ferrovial Agroman, has been awarded a contract by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) to expand a section of the US 281 highway in Texas.

Drilling starts for India’s first undersea bullet train

7 Mar 2017 | Asia

Test drilling for India’s first undersea high-speed rail tunnel has commenced, The Economic Times reported.

Italy €397M high-speed railway contract awarded

3 Mar 2017 | Europe

Salini Impregilo in a consortium with Astaldi has secured a €397M order for the design and construction of the Naples-Cancello segment of the Naples-Bari high-speed railway project in Italy.

Transurban’s $460M US road project approved

2 Mar 2017 | North America

Transurban, which manages and develops urban toll road networks in Australia and North America, has announced that its $460M 395 Express Lanes project received approval from the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT).

Los Angeles Airport breaks ground on $1.6bn expansion project

1 Mar 2017 | North America

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) has broken ground on the first phase of its new $1.6bn Midfield Satellite Concourse (MSC).

Dubai ruler approves $136M road project

28 Feb 2017 | Middle East

Vice-president and prime minister of the UAE, and ruler of Dubai HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has approved a project to improve a 12km stretch of the Tripoli Road in Dubai.

Technical

Safety of innovative vehicles in tunnels

27 Feb 2017

Fathi Tarada, director of Mosen, looks at the challenges facing tunnels with the onset of autonomous and other smart vehicles.


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