HS2 has unveiled updated designs for the Canterbury Works vent shaft headhouse and compound, in South Kilburn, London.
Tampere Tramway and the City of Tampere in Finland have awarded the contact to the alliance of YIT, NRC, Sweco and AFRY for the second phase of the Tampere tram network.
Scottish Canals, the public corporation of the Scottish Government, has announced the start of construction on the new £12m travel bridge over the North & Clyde Canal in northwest Glasgow.
German construction equipment manufacturer Herrenknecht has secured a contract to supply the first two tunnel boring machines (TBMs) for London’s HS2 tunnels.
The UK Government has announced that the upgrade work on A19 has commenced six months ahead of the scheduled as it plans to accelerate transport projects.
A consortium of PORR UK and Aggregate Industries UK has secured a £260m contract from HS2 (High Speed 2) to design and manufacture the modular track system for the UK’s new high-speed railway.
UK-based Farrans Construction has been selected by the Suffolk County Council to construct the Gull Wing, the third crossing over Lake Lothing in Lowestoft in England.
Tarmac, a UK-based sustainable building materials group, has secured a contract to supply concrete to Align, the joint venture (JV) that is delivering the C1 package of the UK High Speed 2 line (HS2).
The UK Government had granted development consent for the application of the proposed Great Yarmouth Third River Crossing project.
Swedish construction firm Skanska completed the UK’s first Dutch-style roundabout at the junction of Queen Edith’s Way and Fendon Road in Cambridge.
Norwegian road authority Nye Veier has selected BERINOR ANS, a joint venture of Besix and Rizzani de Eccher, to further develop the E6 Moelv-Roterud motorway project.
Construction has officially commenced on the UK’s £106bn HS2 high-speed rail project, which runs between London and Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds.
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has agreed to provide €50m to the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality for the Izmir Metro Expansion Phase 4 in Turkey.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved $274.2m financing to upgrade 240km of highway in the western part of Uzbekistan.
Construction technology group Strabag, in a joint venture with Leonhard Weiss, has secured €700m contract for the construction of a 31km section of the A49 public-private partnership motorway project in Germany.
HS2, the company responsible for developing the UK's new high-speed rail network, has secured planning approval from Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council for the Birmingham Interchange station to be built in Solihull, England.
Strabag, an Austrian construction company, has won two railway construction contracts worth €192m from Deutsche Bahn’s subsidiary DB Netz in eastern Germany.
Highways England in the UK has awarded a £108m contract to Balfour Beatty to design and build critical dual carriageway linking the M67 with the A57 in Mottram Moor, Greater Manchester.
Highways England in the UK has unveiled plans for £27.4bn ($35.9bn) investment in the strategic road network.
Highland Council in the UK has approved plans for a £17.3m satellite launching site, named Space Hub Sutherland, in the north Highlands of Scotland.