The New Jersey Transit has awarded a $1.56bn contract to Skanska/Traylor Bros Joint Venture (JV) to construct the new Portal North Bridge.
Webuild’s US subsidiary Lane Construction has been awarded a contract worth $441m for 495 Express Lanes Northern Extension (495 NEXT) project in Virginia, the US.
Swedish construction firm Skanska has secured a contract from the Florida Department of Transportation to design and construct a new interchange at Interstate 75 (I-75) and Big Bend Road in Hillsborough County, Florida, the US.
PORT 32 Marinas has broken ground on the upland phase of the PORT 32 Fort Lauderdale in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the US.
The Maryland Board of Public Works has approved two contracts to build and operate a new Southwest Airlines maintenance facility at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in Maryland, the US.
US-based passenger railroad service Amtrak has reached financial close on a lease and development agreement with Plenary Infrastructure Philadelphia (PIP) for the William H. Gray III 30th Street Station redevelopment project.
UK-based construction firm Balfour Beatty has begun construction of the $60m Harkers Island Bridge Replacement project in the US.
Jacksonville Transport Authority has appointed Balfour Beatty’s Vision 2 Reality (V2R) team to deliver the $44m Bay Street Innovation Corridor project in the US.
VolkerStevin has been chosen to deliver Sunderland’s ‘smart bridge’, a £31m pedestrian and cyclist crossing that will connect both sides of the Wear at Riverside Sunderland, the UK.
A joint venture between Arup and WSP has received contract from Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) to provide planning and engineering services for the Link21 programme in the US.
Skanska has secured a contract from the San Gabriel Valley Council of Governments to act as the contractor for the Fullerton Road Grade Separation Project in City of Industry, Southern California, the US.
The Government of Illinois in the US has started a $216.8m project that involves construction of a new Interstate 57/74 interchange.
The Port of Galveston in Texas has broken ground on new $125m cruise terminal.
A $45.1m project has commenced that would see the reconstruction and realignment of the 700-foot-long entrance ramp leading from northbound Sheridan Boulevard to westbound Cross Bronx Expressway (Interstate 95) in Bronx, New York, the US.
Granite has secured a $64m contract for the Jurupa Road Grade Separation project from the Riverside County Transportation Department in Jurupa Valley, California, the US.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and JFK Millennium Partners (JMP), a private consortium, have signed a revised agreement to construct a new $3.9bn international Terminal 6 at John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport in New York City, New York, the US.
Fluor and its joint venture (JV) partner Austin Bridge & Road have been appointed by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) for the second phase of Interstate 35E (I-35E) expansion project in Dallas, Texas, the US.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced the commencement of construction of a $2m shoreline stabilisation project in Orleans County.
Work on the $19.5m pavement rehabilitation project has started on the New York State Thruway (I-90) eastbound in Chautauqua County.
US-based infrastructure company Granite has secured a contract worth $28m from the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) for the interchange access ramp project in downtown Redmond.