Leading global infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has secured a £52m early environment works contract on behalf of HS2, the planned high-speed railway system in the UK.
Skanska has secured a $72m (SEK620m) contract from the City of Stockholm’s Development Office to perform structural work for Slussen’s new bus terminal in the Swedish capital.
Irish Rail or Iarnród Éireann has awarded a contract to British design, engineering and architecture firm Arup to provide multidisciplinary engineering services for the upgrade of the Dublin Area Rapid Transit (DART) Coastal lines network.
Highways England has granted a £328m contract to Taylor Woodrow Plus to design and deliver an upgrade to the A358.
US-based infrastructure company Granite has announced that the Arizona Department of Transportation has granted it a roadway restoration project in Tucson, Arizona, the US.
Ferrovial Construction and Webber, subsidiaries of Spain-based Ferrovial, have been awarded the $1.5bn Interstate 35 (I-35) Northeast Expansion (NEX) design-build project (DBP) by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT).
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) of Singapore has awarded two civil contracts, worth a total of $391.45m (S$526m), to build four stations for the Jurong Region Line (JRL).
Network Rail has submitted a formal request along with plans to upgrade the railway line between Huddersfield and Westtown (Dewsbury) after two rounds of public and stakeholder consultations.
A consortium led by Samsung C&T, a South Korean construction company, has secured a contract worth $1.56bn from Taoyuan International Airport to construct a terminal.
The Hawaii Department of Transportation has awarded Sterling Construction Company’s subsidiary Road and Highway Builders a $40m highway project.
Australia's New South Wales (NSW) government has announced that the construction of stabling and maintenance facility for the Parramatta Light Rail will begin this year in Camellia, Sydney.
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) of Singapore has awarded the $448.5m (S$604m) civil contract to South Korean construction company Samsung C&T for the first phase of the Cross Island Line (CRL).
The Government of the Philippines (GOP) Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has begun preparations for sub-structure works of the 3.169 km Panguil Bay Bridge Project.
Jacobs has been appointed as the lead consultant for the West Yorkshire Mass Transit programme, which is being developed by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA), in the UK.
Swedish construction company Skanska has received a contract worth $699.4m (£507m) from Highways England to improve the A428 road in Cambridgeshire, England.
Swedish construction firm Peab has secured a contract worth $14.3m (SEK122m) to rebuild Highway 35 south of Linköping on the stretch between Sandtorpet and Björkåkla.
British construction & regeneration group Morgan Sindall has been shortlisted to deliver the proposed £65m Carlisle Southern Link Road (CSLR) in Cumbria County, UK.
A feasibility study by Foster + Partners and COWI has supported the re-opening of Hammersmith Bridge across the Thames in west London, the UK, for pedestrians and cyclists next summer.
The North East Rail Line between Albury-Wodonga and Melbourne has been upgraded, as the main contracted construction works saw completion on the $235m railway project in Victoria, Australia.
The Ontario government in Canada is continuing with the Yonge North Subway Extension, as it shifts to the next planning stage.