The UK Government had granted development consent for the application of the proposed Great Yarmouth Third River Crossing project.
Hill International has been awarded a contract to provide project management services for the New Administrative Capital City and 6th of October City Monorail project, the two lines of the $4bn Cairo Monorail Project in Egypt.
Swedish construction firm Skanska completed the UK’s first Dutch-style roundabout at the junction of Queen Edith’s Way and Fendon Road in Cambridge.
The state government of Western Australia has commenced construction on phase one of the A$175m ($125.9m) ring road around Albany.
Webuild Group and its American subsidiary and its joint venture partner Lane Construction have announced that they are moving a step closer on starting the construction on a high-speed railway between Dallas and Houston in Texas.
The state government of Western Australia has selected MELconnx Consortium as the preferred proponent to design and construct the METRONET Morley-Ellenbrook rail line in Perth, Australia.
A joint venture of Turner Construction Company and US-based heavy civil infrastructure contractor Flatiron has secured a contract to build a new $2.265bn airport terminal at San Diego International Airport in the US.
BMD Constructions is set to commence construction on A$163.3m ($117.5m) Deception Bay Road Interchange upgrade project in Queensland, Australia.
The Government of British Columbia, Canada has announced the selection of a preferred proponent team to design and build Phase 4 of the Kicking Horse Canyon Project near Golden.
Skanksa in joint venture with Manafort Brothers, has secured a contract from the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) for the replacement of an elevated section of Providence Viaduct Bridge on Interstate 95 (I-95).
Construction has commenced on the A$1bn ($729m) Section D: Woondum to Curra (C2CD) highway project in the Gympie Region, Queensland, Australia, to improve traffic flow and safety.
The Indian Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the INR56.17bn ($763.2m) Haryana Orbital Rail Corridor Project from Palwal to Sonipat via Sohna-Manesar-Kharkhauda.
The US Department of Transportation has awarded $1.2bn grant for the $2.7bn Transbay Corridor Core Capacity project in San Francisco, California.
The Australian and Queensland governments have given their nods for the construction of the A$230m ($167.3m) Townsville Ring Road - stage 5, part of A$1.5bn ($1.09bn) commitment to developing roads in North Queensland, creating 1,400 jobs.
The state government of New South Wales (NSW) in Australia has confirmed the six new station locations for the new A$11bn ($8bn) Sydney Metro – Western Sydney Airport project.
The World Bank has approved $130.8m in financing to support the $150.80m Uganda Roads and Bridges in the Refugee Hosting Districts Project, which aims to ease trade while improving access to social services in the West Nile sub-region of Uganda.
Philippine Infradev’s wholly-owned unit Makati City Subway has awarded an EPC contract, worth $1.2bn, to China Construction Second Engineering Bureau for the construction of the $3.7bn Makati Subway Project.
The World Bank has agreed to provide a loan of $750m in International Development Association (IDA) financing to support the upgrade of road and other communication infrastructure in Kenya.
Norwegian road authority Nye Veier has selected BERINOR ANS, a joint venture of Besix and Rizzani de Eccher, to further develop the E6 Moelv-Roterud motorway project.
World Bank has signed an $82m financing deal with the state government of Himachal Pradesh in India to fund the $303.4m Himachal Pradesh State Roads Transformation Project to improve traffic flows on priority segments of the state’s core road network.