The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) announced that Graham Contracting’s bid has been selected as the best-value proposal for the construction of the State Route 520 Montlake Project.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has broken ground on new Terminal One at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey, US.
Lane Construction, the US subsidiary of Italian construction and civil engineering group Salini Impregilo, has won a $253m design-build contract for the Wekiva Parkway (Section 8) in Seminole County in the US state of Florida.
Texas Central, which is developing the high-speed train, has appointed Italian construction company Salini Impregilo – operating in the US with Lane Construction, to lead the consortium that will build the Texas passenger line.
Bridging North America, a consortium comprising Aecon, ACS Infrastructure Canada and Fluor Canada, has reached financial close on the Gordie Howe International Bridge project.
The Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved a budget of $870m for the construction of Pier B On-Dock Rail Support Facility at the Port of Long Beach, US.
Walsh Construction has secured a $220.5m contract from the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) for the construction of a 4.1-mile route for OC Streetcar project between commuter rail at the Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center and Harbor Boulevard in Garden Grove, California.
Southwest Airlines plans to construct and operate a $130m aircraft maintenance facility at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
US-based engineering, planning and consulting services company Michael Baker has been selected as lead designer of the Lane-Security Paving joint venture team that is responsible for the $672.9m Interstate 10 Corridor Express Lanes design-build project in San Bernardino County in the US state of California.
Potomac Yard Constructors has won a contract worth $213.7m from the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro) and the City of Alexandria for the construction of Potomac Yard Metrorail Station in the US.
Ferrovial Agroman, through its subsidiary Webber, has won three new road contracts worth $360m for the widening of the IH-10 in Houston and the FM-156 in Forth Worth, and perform upgrades on the IH-35 in Austin, Texas.
American engineering and construction company Fluor-led joint venture Tappan Zee Constructors has completed the final span of the Governor Mario M Cuomo Bridge in New York, which will replace the old Tappan Zee Bridge.
Oakland Corridor Partners team has been selected by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) to design, build, finance and maintain the final segment of the project to rebuild and modernise 18 miles of I-75.
The government of Canada and the government of British Columbia announced more than CAD3bn ($2.27bn) in federal and provincial funding for two rapid transit projects in Metro Vancouver of British Columbia, Canada.
Wagman Heavy Civil has broken ground on the $101.6m design-build I-95 Southbound Rappahannock River Crossing project in the state of Virginia, US.
Peter Kiewit Sons, Hatch and Systra International Bridge Technologies team has been selected by the City of Kingston, Canada, for the detailed design and construction of the $137m Third Crossing bridge on Cataraqui river.
Canada Infrastructure Bank will invest CAD1.28bn ($980m) in the Réseau express métropolitain (REM) project – a 67km, light rail, high-frequency network with 26 stations – in Montréal.
The Salini Impregilo Group, through its US subsidiary, The Lane Construction, has won a $404m design-build joint-venture contract with Security Paving to construct the I-10 Corridor Contract 1 Express Lanes in California, US.
Construction risk manager Hill International has announced that the City of Philadelphia’s Division of Aviation (DOA) renewed its contract with Hill to continue supporting the $2.375bn, multi-year capital development programme of Philadelphia International Airport.
Spanish construction and civil engineering company OHL Group, through its subsidiary OHL USA, has secured two new projects in California and Texas for €77.8m ($94.7m).