The European Investment Bank (EIB) has sanctioned €500m loan to support the construction of a new 18 station Rapid Transit line in Bangalore and the purchase of 96 train cars for use on the line.
India-based construction firm PNC Infratech has won a contract worth INR21.59bn ($332.1m) to build a highway project in India.
Veidekke, a Norwegian construction and civil engineering company, has signed a contract with state-owned Nye Veier to construct the new E6 motorway between Arnkvern and Moelv in Hedmark, Norway.
PORR, an Austria-based construction company, has been awarded a €97m contract by the PKP PLK to modernise the E30 railway line on the Kedzierzyn Kozle–Opole Zachodnie network in Poland.
Rideau Transit Group Partnership (RTG), a consortium of EllisDon, ACS Infrastructure Canada and SNC-Lavalin, has bagged a new contract from the City of Ottawa for the expansion of a maintenance and storage facility at Belfast Road.
The Welsh government has revealed its preferred route for a £250m Deeside Corridor to modernise and ease congestion at one of the main gateways for North Wales.
Highways England, a government-owned firm responsible for operating and maintaining motorways and trunk roads, has announced a £75m project to upgrade A27 in Sussex, UK.
Koh Brothers Building & Civil Engineering Contractor (KBCE), a subsidiary of Koh Brothers Eco Engineering Limited, has won a SGD225.4m ($166.5m) contract for the construction of the Circle Line 6 (CCL6), the first medium-capacity rail line in Singapore.
A joint venture (JV) between Laing O’Rourke and John Holland has bagged a $240m contract to upgrade Sydenham Station for Sydney Metro.
CH2M has won a new contract from Canaveral Port Authority to design a new terminal in Florida, US to support its cruise business, which presently accounts nearly 80% of the port's total revenue.
A joint venture of Denmark-based Cowi and Norway-based Multiconsult has bagged a new contract to design the Fornebu Line (Fornebubanen), an 8.5 km extension of the Oslo metro in Norway.
The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe have laid the foundation stone for India's first high speed train project between Ahmedabad and Mumbai.
Allegheny County Airport Authority has unveiled a $1.1bn blueprint for the modernisation of Pittsburgh International Airport to meet the future requirements.
Highways England has unveiled preferred route for the £1.6bn A303 upgrade project near Stonehenge that will facilitate easy road journey between Cornwall and London.
The Land Transport Authority of Singapore (LTA) has awarded first three contracts worth SGD1.75bn ($1.3bn) for Circle Line 6 (CCL6) extension project.
The Sassevaart joint venture (JV) has been awarded a €753m contract by the Flemish-Dutch Scheldt Commission to build a new lock at Terneuzen in the south-western Netherlands.
Philippines’ National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA)-Investment Coordination Cabinet Committee (ICC-CC) has given green signal to go ahead with the first phase of the Metro Manila Subway Project (MMSP).
Strabag International, a subsidiary of Austrian construction firm Strabag, has won a contract worth about €106m for the construction of a new bridge over the river Mtentu in eastern South Africa.
Philippine Airlines (PAL) has proposed to develop a new passenger terminal next to its existing hub at the Centennial Terminal 2 in Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Manila, Philippines.
Highways England is set to open the first phase of Manchester’s new smart motorway this autumn in order to provide smooth flow to traffic in Greater Manchester area.