Indian construction giant Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has been awarded EPC contracts for various projects in India.
Swedish construction firm Skanska has secured a contract worth NOK982m (£89m) for the construction of a subsection of Bergen Light Rail in Bergen, Norway.
Spanish construction company ACS Group has won a €282m (£249.7m) contract from the Texas Department of Transportation for the I-2 and I-69C Interchange Project in Texas.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide THB9.9bn (£245m) in financing for the construction and operation of the Pink and Yellow lines of Bangkok’s mass rapid transit (MRT) system.
Transurban and the state government of Virginia, US have broken ground on the $565m (£444.6m) Fredericksburg Extension Project (Fred Ex), which involves a 10-mile (16km) extension of the 95 Express Lanes to Fredericksburg.
Miami International Airport (MIA) has secured approval from the Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners for a $5bn (£3.94bn) investment in airport-wide modernisation projects over the next five to 15 years.
Belgian construction firm Besix in a joint venture (JV) with SIA RERE BŪVE has been awarded a contract worth €430m (£381m) to design and build the Rail Baltica Central Station project.
Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB) has agreed to invest CAD2bn (£1.17bn) as financing for Ontario’s GO Expansion – On Corridor project.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide $350m (£277m) to rehabilitate and upgrade state highways and district roads in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.
Russian oil company Rosneft has commenced construction of modern fuel supply complex at the Pulkovo International Airport in Saint Petersburg, with an investment of more than more than RUB3bn (£36.2m).
The City of Chicago has awarded a lead architect contract worth $160m (£126.5m) to Studio ORD to drive the design of the $8.5bn (£6.7bn) expansion of O’Hare International Airport in the US.
Sacyr-led Grupo Vía Central consortium (GVC) has won a €735m (£648m) contract from the Uruguayan Ministry of Transport and Public Works for the Uruguay Central Railway project.
Pegasus Link Constructors has been selected by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) to design and construct the $1.7bn (£1.3bn) I-635 LBJ East Infrastructure Project in Dallas.
Transport for London (TfL) has selected the Riverlinx consortium as the preferred bidder to build the £1bn Silvertown Tunnel, a new river crossing under the Thames in east London.
The £120m Great Yarmouth bridge project across River Yare in the UK is set for completion by 2023 with the UK Planning Inspectorate taking up the application submitted by Norfolk County Council for examination.
The Québec Port Authority (QPA) has signed a long-term commercial agreement with Hutchison Ports and transportation and supply chain company Canadian National Railway (CN) to build and operate the new $775m (£613m) container terminal in Canada.
Train and plane manufacturer Bombardier Transportation has been selected as preferred bidder by the Egyptian Government to build and supply a €3bn (£2.6bn) monorail system in Cairo, Egypt.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed an agreement granting a £176.6m loan to Femern Landanlaeg, the company that manages the Danish contribution to building the ‘Fehmarn Belt’ railway connection between southern Denmark and Hamburg in Germany.
The UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) has given approval for a £40m investment in the Little Hadham bypass along the A120 between Bishop’s Stortford and the A10, a route which is expected to cut local journey times by a third.
A consortium comprising Colas Projects, Colas Centre-Ouest, Aximum and Bouygues Travaux Publics Régions France has won a contract worth €150m (£132m) from Cofiroute to widen Highway A10 in Touraine, France.