Indian infrastructure company Hindustan Construction Company (HCC), in a joint venture with Vensar Constructions Company (VCCL), has secured INR2.36bn ($31.8m) orders in two separate contracts from the Northeast Frontier Railway.
Swedish construction firm Skanska has a contract worth approximately NOK3bn ($339m) from the Norwegian Public Roads Administration for the construction of a highway in Norway.
Japanese construction firm Penta-Ocean Construction has been awarded a S$932.8m ($697m) civil contract for the construction of the Johor Bahru – Singapore Rapid Transit System (RTS) Link.
HS2, the UK's High Speed 2 project developer, has agreed to work together with the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) to provide enabling works for Metro Eastside extension.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to provide €85m of financing for the construction of ‘Peace Highway’ in Serbia.
Larsen & Toubro’s construction unit L&T Construction has won an order to build a new road bridge that will connect the Indian states of Assam and Meghalaya across river Brahmaputra.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide €890m of funding to Adif Alta Velocidad for the high-speed railway line between Madrid and Extremadura in Spain.
A consortium of Orascom Construction and Mitsubishi has secured an $800m contract to deliver a work package for Cairo Metro Line 4 Phase 1.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide $67m financing to improve road network sustainability in Southern Tajikistan.
Construction has started on the Gatwick Airport’s new railway station concourse as the first train was pulled into a temporary platform, which was delivered before schedule by UK-based construction and engineering firm Costain.
The state government of New South Wales (NSW) in Australia has announced the official start of work on the Sydney Metro West project.
L&T Construction’s Transportation Infrastructure business has been awarded a contract by the National High-Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) to construct an 87.6km section of the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail (MAHSR) project.
UK Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has granted development consent for £1.7bn A303 Stonehenge road tunnel project.
Highways England has launched its £2bn tunnelling contract for the Lower Thames Crossing in Britain.
Network Rail, the owner and infrastructure manager of the railway network in Great Britain, has commenced construction on the second section of the new £80m Dawlish sea wall in Devon, UK.
The construction division of Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has been awarded significant contracts for various projects in India, Nepal and Saudi Arabia.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $121m loan to complete the modernisation of eastern Uzbekistan railway network.
A majority of the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority’s (Mobility Authority) new US 183 South tolled expressway in Travis County, Texas, the US, has opened.
The Department for Transport (DfT) of the UK has approved £60m financing for the work on A361, known as the North Devon Link Road.
Trans4m Rail, a joint venture (JV) between John Holland and SEE Civil, has been awarded a A$693m ($503m) contract by Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) to upgrade a section of Inland Rail in North West New South Wales, Australia.