The Port of Tilbury, London, has submitted an application to the Planning Inspectorate to build a new terminal adjacent to the port in Thurrock as part of plans to meet the growing demand.
Stoosbahn funicular railway, touted to be the steepest in the world, has been opened for business in Switzerland.
The Stage 2 of the Gold Coast light rail line in the Australian state of Queensland has been officially opened to passengers ahead of schedule.
Dubai-based Omniyat has signed an AED500m ($136m) agreement with Ajman Bank for the construction of a mixed-use project at Dubai Water Canal in Business Bay.
Heathrow Airport has unveiled options for cutting the expenditure on a third runway expansion by £2.5bn.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie have announced commitments to fund 100% of their share of the Gateway Hudson Tunnel Project.
The Government of Victoria, Australia, has awarded contracts to build the biggest public transport project in the state’s history and equip it with modern signalling.
India’s Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has won an order for setting up a 1,320MW Supercritical Thermal Power Project (TPP) in Tamil Nadu.
DEGES, a publicly owned project management company representing the Federal Republic of Germany, has appointed a consortium comprising BAM-PGGM and HABAU as preferred bidder for the project, Availability Model A10 / A24 AS Neuruppin to AD Pankow in Germany.
Work on the UAE pavilion for Expo 2020 began with a ground-breaking ceremony, marking a significant milestone in the UAE’s history to host one of the most-recognised exhibitions.
Siemens has signed contracts with state-owned General Electricity Company of Libya (GECOL) to expand power generation capacity by 1.3GW in the country.
Downer EDI, along with its joint venture partner Ausenco, has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract by OZ Minerals Carrapateena for work at the Carrapateena copper gold mine project in South Australia.
CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group company, has secured a multibillion dollar contract to deliver the West Gate Tunnel in Victoria, Australia.
Italian infrastructure group Salini Impregilo has won four contracts worth $490m in Oman, Abu Dhabi and the US in the water and transportation sectors.
Construction has commenced on the new $160m Kennedy Park Energy, which is being developed by Australian energy company, Windlab.
A groundbreaking ceremony was held for a new building of the Tennessee State Library and Archives on Bicentennial Mall at the intersection of Sixth Avenue N and Jefferson Street.
The University of Bristol is set to build a £80m library on the Clifton campus as part of wider plans to remodel its precinct around Tyndall Avenue.
Coplan Estates, a UK-based firm specialising in local authority mixed-use schemes, has been appointed as development partner by Woking Borough Council for the Woking Gateway project.
Councillors of the London Borough of Hounslow (LBH) have approved planning amendments submitted by Lionel Road Developments and Kew Bridge Gate Developments for Brentford Community Stadium.
China State Construction Engineering Corporation Limited (CSCEC) has secured a SGD79m ($58.48m) contract from the Singapore Land Transport Authority (LTA) for the construction of tunnels between Punggol station and the future Punggol Coast station on the North East Line Extension (NELe).