Japanese construction firm Penta-Ocean Construction has been awarded a S$932.8m ($697m) civil contract for the construction of the Johor Bahru – Singapore Rapid Transit System (RTS) Link.
Larsen & Toubro’s construction unit L&T Construction has won an order to build a new road bridge that will connect the Indian states of Assam and Meghalaya across river Brahmaputra.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide $67m financing to improve road network sustainability in Southern Tajikistan.
L&T Construction’s Transportation Infrastructure business has been awarded a contract by the National High-Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) to construct an 87.6km section of the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail (MAHSR) project.
The construction division of Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has been awarded significant contracts for various projects in India, Nepal and Saudi Arabia.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $121m loan to complete the modernisation of eastern Uzbekistan railway network.
The civil works contract, worth PHP13.23bn ($272m) for the Davao City Bypass Construction Project in the Philippines, has been awarded to the Japanese joint venture group of Shimizu - Ulticon – Takenaka by Department of Public Works and Highways.
Qingdao Conson Development has commenced construction on the second Jiaozhou Bay Subsea tunnel in the city of Qingdao in China.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide a $483.8m loan for the construction of a new 64km expressway in Myanmar.
AECOM, a premier infrastructure consulting firm, has won a contract to provide detailed planning and design consulting services for the Tuen Mun South Extension project in Hong Kong.
L&T Construction’s Heavy Civil Infrastructure business has secured an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) from the National High-Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHRCL) to construct India’s first high-speed rail corridor.
T.Y. Lin International (TYLI), an infrastructure consulting firm, has announced receipt of a bid to provide Detailed Design Engineering (DED) for the new Bataan-Cavite Interlink Bridge in the Philippines.
World Bank has approved a $120m loan for the Meghalaya Integrated Transport Project (MITP) in Meghalaya, a hill state in the north east of India.
The Philippines’ Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has awarded a contract worth $59m for the detailed engineering design of Bataan-Cavite Interlink Bridge Project on Manila Bay in the Philippines.
Construction works of the Malolos–Clark Railway Project, a flagship Philippine project is expected to commence soon, after the signing of three civil works contracts valued over $1.7bn.
A joint venture of Acciona and Daelim has secured a contract worth $656m from Department of Transportation of the Philippine government to construct a railway line in the country.
Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Virgin Hyperloop to conduct a feasibility study for a proposed hyperloop corridor from Bangalore Airport.
The Indian Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the INR56.17bn ($763.2m) Haryana Orbital Rail Corridor Project from Palwal to Sonipat via Sohna-Manesar-Kharkhauda.
Philippine Infradev’s wholly-owned unit Makati City Subway has awarded an EPC contract, worth $1.2bn, to China Construction Second Engineering Bureau for the construction of the $3.7bn Makati Subway Project.
World Bank has signed an $82m financing deal with the state government of Himachal Pradesh in India to fund the $303.4m Himachal Pradesh State Roads Transformation Project to improve traffic flows on priority segments of the state’s core road network.