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.
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.
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.
.Züblin, a civil engineering division of Strabag, and its consortium partner Max Bögl have won a contract for the €500m ($555m) Stuttgart-Ulm railway line in Germany.
West Sussex County Council has submitted an application to Highways England indicating that the offline Magenta route option (Option 4/5AV1) is the preferred choice for the proposed A27 Arundel Bypass scheme.
Amey Sir Robert McAlpine, a joint venture between Amey and Sir Robert McAlpine, has been selected by Highways England to upgrade Junction 19 on M6 near the English town of Knutsford.
Highways England, a government agency responsible for motorways and major trunk roads in England, has unveiled plans to widen a 15-mile section of the road between Chelmsford and Marks Tey in the UK.
The Edinburgh City Council, UK, has signed off a programme to commence construction on £207.3m ($255m) Edinburgh Tram York Place to Newhaven project in November 2019.
Norwegian construction company Veidekke has been selected by Bane NOR, the owner of the railway network in Norway, to build a railway tunnel in the country.
The UK’s Department for Transport has announced £100m in first wave of funding, enabling 18 new road schemes to move to the next stage of development.
A consortium of Spanish firm Acciona, Belgium-based construction group Besix and Italian general contractor Rizanni de Eccher has commissioned the Roskilde Fjord highway in Denmark.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has offered a loan of €97.5 (£86m) and Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB) provided a loan of €77.5m (£68m) to extend metro rail services in Istanbul, Turkey.
UK-based construction firm Mace has been selected by Siemens Mobility to support the development of a new £200m rail manufacturing facility in Goole, Yorkshire of England.
UK-based engineering and construction firm VolkerFitzpatrick has been awarded a contract worth nearly £20m by Network Rail, the owner and infrastructure manager of most of the railway network in Great Britain, to upgrade east London stations.
Colas Rail’s subsidiary Colas Rail Italia has won two contracts worth €44m (£39m) from Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI) to modernise the Italian railway infrastructure.
UK-based construction firm Galliford Try has been awarded contracts worth £435m by the Highways England, a government-owned company for operating, maintaining and improving England's motorways, to deliver two major road upgrades.
Austrian construction firm PORR has secured a contract worth €290m (£253m) to upgrade a section of a key rail line no. 131 in Poland.
High Speed Two (HS2), a company that is developing and constructing the UK’s new high-speed rail network, has awarded construction management contract to Balfour Beatty/Vinci/Systra joint venture for the new £1bn Old Oak Common station in the UK.
Eurovia, a joint venture between Strabag Rail and Elektrizace železnic Praha, has secured a contract worth €120m (£106m) to upgrade 8.7km railway line section between Smíchov station in Prague and the City of Černošice southwest of the capital in the Czech Republic.