Transport


Firms named for HS2 Phase 2b

13 Feb 2017 | Europe

High Speed Two (HS2) Ltd, the company responsible for developing and delivering the high-speed railway in the UK, is set to award the four key development and design contracts for the second phase of HS2.

TfL reveals route for Barkerloo Line extension

13 Feb 2017 | Europe

Transport for London (TfL) has unveiled the preferred route for the £3bn Barkerloo Line extension project.

Boskalis JV wins €110M dredging contract in Brazil

10 Feb 2017 | South America

Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) along with its joint venture partner Van Oord has won a €110M dredging contract for the capital and maintenance dredging of the port of Santos [pictured] in Brazil.

Construction begins on $163M international airport in Honduras

9 Feb 2017 | South America

Construction has started on the new International Airport of Palmerola in Honduras.

$200M for road upgrades in Lebanon

9 Feb 2017 | Asia

The World Bank Group has allotted $200M in funding for repairs to Lebanon’s road network.

JV bags $139M US highway project

8 Feb 2017 | North America

A joint venture (JV) of Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction Company, a subsidiary of Sterling Construction Company, and W.W. Clyde has been selected by the Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) to deliver a $139M highway project.

Final section of the £1.3bn Queensferry Crossing deck completed

8 Feb 2017 | Europe

Construction on the final section of the £1.3bn Queensferry Crossing deck across the Firth of Forth, in Scotland, has been completed.

Brisbane Airport runway project enters next phase

7 Feb 2017 | Oceania

Construction firm McConnell Dowell has been awarded a $120M contract by Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) to deliver the next phase of the New Runway project.

Vinci JV wins €492M Dutch road contract

2 Feb 2017 | Europe

The Comol5 joint venture (JV) has won a €492M contract from the Province of South Holland for the construction of the Rijnland Route in the Netherlands.

Sound Transit awards $93M rail contract

1 Feb 2017 | North America

US-based Max J. Kuney Company has been awarded a $93M contract by Sound Transit to construct a light rail station and guideway that will serve the East Link Extension project in the US.

Technical

Wall lining and luminance tests

25 Feb 2016

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