The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has decided to provide $330m in financing to Afghanistan for completing the national ring road.
The Abu Dhabi Department of Transport (DoT) has begun work on a new project to connect Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Road with Umm Lafina and Al Reem Islands.
US-based engineering services firm Bechtel has been appointed by Gatwick Airport, an international airport in England, to manage construction of the expansion of Pier 6 in the North Terminal, the largest single project under a £2.7bn investment plan.
An equal stake joint venture of Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) and Belgium-based DEME has won a contract worth €110m for the capital and maintenance dredging of the Martín García channel.
The Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority (Construction Authority) has begun work on the $1.5bn, six-station Foothill Gold Line light rail extension from Glendora to Montclair in California, US.
Rete Ferroviaria Italiana has awarded a €186m (£164m) contract to consortium Raggruppamento Temporaneo di Imprese (RTI), comprising Salini Impregilo, Astaldi, SIFEL and CLF, to design and expand section of Palermo-Catania railway line in Italy.
Highways England has announced plans for a £175m upgrade to the M25 motorway junction near Wisley in Surrey, UK.
The Airport Authority Hong Kong has selected Leighton Asia, along with joint venture partner Chun Wo Construction and Engineering Company Limited (Chun Wo), to construct the AUD390m ($295m) Terminal 2 (T2) foundation and substructure works at Hong Kong International Airport.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $500m multi-tranche financing facility (MFF) for the Second Rural Connectivity Investment Program to improve rural roads in five Indian states.
Nexus, which runs the Tyne and Wear Metro Service, has begun work to build a new Metro station, transport interchange and a training centre in South Shields, England.
The Government of Victoria, Australia, has finalised the route for the completion of the North East Link ring road.
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated the first phase of Hyderabad Metro Rail Project on 28 November 2017.
Alameda County Transportation Commission(CTC), in partnership with Caltrans, has awarded a $107m contract to Bay Cities Paving & Grading of Concord, California, for the construction of the I-680 Sunol Northbound Express Lane project.
Saudi Railway Company (SAR) has opened a fourth station on the Northern Railway network at Hail city.
British company Foster + Partners has won the design competition for the extension of Marseille Provence Airport in France.
An equal stake joint venture (JV) of OHL and NNC has started construction on the 8km stretch of railway line between Arlöv and Flackarp in Sweden.
Maryland Governor Hogan has announced the start of construction on the final phase of widening of U.S. 113 (Worcester Highway) inin Maryland, US.
GLX Constructors, a joint venture of Fluor Enterprises, The Middlesex Corp., Herzog Contracting and Balfour Beatty Infrastructure, has been selected as the design-build team for the estimated $2bn Green Line Light Rail Extension project in Boston.
The Singapore branch of China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) has won a SGD205m ($150.5m) contract for Circle Line 6 (CCL6) from the Land Transport Authority (LTA) in Singapore.
The first phase of Parallel Roads Improvement project in the Godolphin vicinity, which includes two phases costing AED1bn ($272m), has been opened.