The Port of Tilbury, London, has submitted an application to the Planning Inspectorate to build a new terminal adjacent to the port in Thurrock as part of plans to meet the growing demand.
Stoosbahn funicular railway, touted to be the steepest in the world, has been opened for business in Switzerland.
Heathrow Airport has unveiled options for cutting the expenditure on a third runway expansion by £2.5bn.
DEGES, a publicly owned project management company representing the Federal Republic of Germany, has appointed a consortium comprising BAM-PGGM and HABAU as preferred bidder for the project, Availability Model A10 / A24 AS Neuruppin to AD Pankow in Germany.
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.
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.
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.
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.
British construction firm Carillion has bagged two contracts worth £322m from Network Rail for the Midland Mainline improvement programme.
Highways England has unveiled the preferred route for the dualling of a 30 mile section of the A303 between Sparkford and Ilchester.
Highways England has unveiled plans to construct a £100m dual carriageway along the A585 near Poulton-le-Fylde in Lancashire, UK.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has granted a €600m loan to railway operator Adif Alta Velocidad for construction of the Y Vasca railway line in Spain.
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.
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.
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.
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.