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.
A joint venture (JV) of Granite Construction and Archer Western has bagged South Capitol Street Corridor Phase 1 design-build contract from the District of Columbia Department of Transportation.
The Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) has broken ground on construction of a new multi-level parking structure at the Orange Transportation Center in California, US.
The US Department of Transportation (USDOT) has agreed to provide a $152.2m loan to the Riverside County Transportation Commission (RCTC) for the completion of Interstate 15 Express Lanes Corridor Project.
New York governor Andrew M. Cuomo has unveiled $5.6bn project to transform the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) to strengthen the city’s transportation infrastructure.
The government of Alberta is set to provide CAD1.53bn ($1.17bn) in funding for the construction of the first stage of Green Line LRT in Calgary.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board has allocated $1.4bn in budget and partnership agreements for extension of San Gabriel Valley’s Metro Gold Line.
The government of Canada has earmarked funding of up to CAD1.09bn ($820m) for the Ottawa Light Rail Transit Stage 2 Project.
Pacific Infrastructure 405 Designers, a joint venture (JV) consisting of California-based Moffatt & Nichol with H.W. Lochner and Arup, is set to proceed with the planning and design of $1.9bn Southern California Freeway I-405 project.