UK-based infrastructure group Balfour Beatty, in a joint venture with Fluor Corporation, The Middlesex Corp and Herzog Contracting Corp, has been awarded a $1.08bn (£807m) Green Line Extension design and build contract by the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA), US.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie have announced commitments to fund 100% of their share of the Gateway Hudson Tunnel Project.
The Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority (Construction Authority) has begun work on the $1.5bn, six-station Foothill Gold Line light rail extension from Glendora to Montclair in California, US.
Alameda County Transportation Commission(CTC), in partnership with Caltrans, has awarded a $107m contract to Bay Cities Paving & Grading of Concord, California, for the construction of the I-680 Sunol Northbound Express Lane project.
Maryland Governor Hogan has announced the start of construction on the final phase of widening of U.S. 113 (Worcester Highway) inin Maryland, US.
GLX Constructors, a joint venture of Fluor Enterprises, The Middlesex Corp., Herzog Contracting and Balfour Beatty Infrastructure, has been selected as the design-build team for the estimated $2bn Green Line Light Rail Extension project in Boston.
A joint venture team of Granite Construction, Parsons Corporation and Corman Construction have bagged the Interstate 64 (I-64) Southside Widening and High Rise Bridge, phase-1 design-build contract worth $410m from the Virginia Department of Transportation.
Construction work has been completed on the first phase of the Regina Bypass between Balgonie and Highway 33 in Saskatchewan, Canada.
A Granite/Parsons/Corman joint venture has bagged a $409.6m contract from the Commonwealth Transportation Board to design and build a new high rise bridge over the Elizabeth River and widen around eight miles of Interstate 64 in Chesapeake, Virginia.
The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) has approved a Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) loan worth $1.2bn for the I-66 Outside the Beltway transportation project in Virginia, US.
New Jersey governor Chris Christie has broken ground on the replacement of the Portal Bridge to rebuild and replace aging rail infrastructure in New Jersey.
Swedish construction and development firm Skanska has won a contract to rehabilitate and replace supporting structures and provide upgrades for the George Washington Bridge in New York, US.
Rideau Transit Group Partnership (RTG), a consortium of EllisDon, ACS Infrastructure Canada and SNC-Lavalin, has bagged a new contract from the City of Ottawa for the expansion of a maintenance and storage facility at Belfast Road.
CH2M has won a new contract from Canaveral Port Authority to design a new terminal in Florida, US to support its cruise business, which presently accounts nearly 80% of the port's total revenue.
Allegheny County Airport Authority has unveiled a $1.1bn blueprint for the modernisation of Pittsburgh International Airport to meet the future requirements.
The Purple Line Transit Partners joint venture (JV) team of Fluor, Meridiam Infrastructure Purple Line and Star America Purple Line has broken ground on the Purple Line Light Rail project in Maryland, US.
Port of Seattle has broken ground on a new International Arrivals Facility (IAF) at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, to improve customer experience and respond to local demand for international service.
The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and its private partner Transurban, have commenced construction of an eight-mile extension of the I-395 Express Lanes from Turkeycock Run near Edsall Road in Alexandria to the Washington, DC border.
US-based Delta Air Lines has started construction on its $4bn terminal at LaGuardia Airport in New York.
US-based construction company Tutor Perini has announced that a joint venture (JV) team of its subsidiary, Lunda Construction, together with Ames Construction and Shafer Contracting, has bagged a contract from the Minnesota Department of Transportation for a 35W & Lake Street Project.