The Edinburgh City Council, UK, has signed off a programme to commence construction on £207.3m ($255m) Edinburgh Tram York Place to Newhaven project in November 2019.
Norwegian construction company Veidekke has been selected by Bane NOR, the owner of the railway network in Norway, to build a railway tunnel in the country.
Contractors have been shortlisted for two tenders covering three projects for the A$1.75bn ($1.2bn) Regional Rail Revival programme in Victoria, Australia.
Construction has commenced on the $2.1bn Foothill Gold Line Light Rail Project from Glendora to Montclair in the US.
The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has approved €209m ($229.1m) loans to fund the expansion of a highway that links major economic hubs in Kenya.
CPB Contractors, a subsidiary of CIMIC Group, has been selected to build the stage 2 of the Monash Freeway upgrade in Australia.
The UK’s Department for Transport has announced £100m in first wave of funding, enabling 18 new road schemes to move to the next stage of development.
A consortium of Spanish firm Acciona, Belgium-based construction group Besix and Italian general contractor Rizanni de Eccher has commissioned the Roskilde Fjord highway in Denmark.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a loan worth $167.02m (£135.8m) for a project to revamp and rebuild 89km of road between Aktobe and Kandyagash in Kazakhstan.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has offered a loan of €97.5 (£86m) and Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB) provided a loan of €77.5m (£68m) to extend metro rail services in Istanbul, Turkey.
UK-based construction firm Mace has been selected by Siemens Mobility to support the development of a new £200m rail manufacturing facility in Goole, Yorkshire of England.
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) in the US has started construction on $1.1bn (£892.3bn) Silver Line regional rail project from Plano to Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport.
UK-based engineering and construction firm VolkerFitzpatrick has been awarded a contract worth nearly £20m by Network Rail, the owner and infrastructure manager of most of the railway network in Great Britain, to upgrade east London stations.
Construction has commenced on the $500m (£401.1m) Consolidated Rent-A-Car (ConRAC) facility at Newark Liberty International Airport located in New York metropolitan area in the US state of New Jersey.
The state government of Victoria, Australia has announced the start of construction on the second stage of the O’Herns Road Upgrade in Epping, Melbourne.
Colas Rail’s subsidiary Colas Rail Italia has won two contracts worth €44m (£39m) from Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI) to modernise the Italian railway infrastructure.
UK-based construction firm Galliford Try has been awarded contracts worth £435m by the Highways England, a government-owned company for operating, maintaining and improving England's motorways, to deliver two major road upgrades.
Austrian construction firm PORR has secured a contract worth €290m (£253m) to upgrade a section of a key rail line no. 131 in Poland.
Metropolitan Council of Minnesota has awarded a systems contract worth $194.4m (£156m) to the Aldridge-Parsons Joint Venture for the Southwest Light Rail Transit (SWLRT) project.
The World Bank has announced the start of rehabilitation work at the 22.6km Laulara to Solerema section of the 110km Dili to Ainaro road corridor in Timor-Leste.