An alliance consisting of Ramboll Finland, NRC Group Finland, Sitowise, and YIT has been selected by the City of Helsinki and Helsinki City Transport (HKL) for the construction of Crown Bridges tramway project.
HSA Group Joint Venture, a joint venture of American infrastructure firm Aecom with Australian construction companies John Holland and Seymour Whyte, is executing the A$481m ($330m) Bruce Highway duplication and upgrade project between Edmonton and Gordonvale in Australia.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has approved a loan of €150m ($165m) to Finnish airport company Finavia for the development of Phase IV of Helsinki Airport’s expansion plans.
Construction company Graham has been selected by Translink to deliver early engineering works for the new Belfast Transport Hub in the UK.
The New York State Department of Transportation has awarded a contract to Skanska and ECCO III joint venture to reconstruct a major interchange in New York City.
Vecellio & Grogan has won a contract worth $146.1m from the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) for the construction of an interstate bypass in Rockingham, Richmond County, US.
Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) has unveiled plans to build a new bus and rail interchange at Perry Barr in Birmingham, UK.
Highways England, a government-owned company responsible for operating, maintaining and improving England’s motorways and major A roads, has announced that the 12-mile Huntingdon bypass will be opened to traffic on 9 December 2019.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved $490m in financing for the $904m public-private partnership (PPP) project to upgrade roads in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a loan of $195m for improving the highway network between Pokhara and Mugling in Nepal.
A joint venture of Salini Impregilo subsidiary Lane Construction and Hochtief’s Flatiron West has been awarded a contract, worth $705m, to widen a highway on one of Washington’s most travelled and congested corridors, in the US.
Canadian construction services company SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins has been appointed by Highways England as the Principal Designer for road improvement schemes in the East of England.
Cox Architecture and its partner Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) have been selected by the Western Sydney Airport in Australia to design its new A$5.3bn ($3.6bn) terminal building.
CIMIC Group company CPB Contractors has been awarded design and construction contract to upgrade the northern section of M80 Ring Road in Melbourne, Australia.
British technology-based construction and engineering solutions provider Costain has won new highways contracts across the UK worth more than £150m.
The Government of Saskatchewan has opened the C$1.9bn ($1.45bn) bypass project around Regina in the Saskatchewan Province in Canada after four years of construction.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) will invest $4.5bn in new projects to rebuild legacy facilities, create customer-friendly standards and build new infrastructure to meet the increase in passenger traffic at three major airports run by the authority.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot, the Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA), and airline officials broke ground on the $334m runway 9R/27L extension of O’Hare International Airport.
UK-based construction and engineering solutions provider Costain has commenced construction on the £207m ($266m) Preston Western Distributor scheme and a new junction on the M55 in Preston, UK.
US-based infrastructure firm Aecom has won an A$481m ($328m) design-build contract from the Australian government for the Edmonton to Gordonvale section of the Bruce Highway upgrade in the state of Queensland.