State-run City and Industrial Development Corporation (Cidco) and the GVK Group broke ground on Navi Mumbai International Airport in the state of Maharashtra in India.
Lendlease has been selected by UK Secretary of State for Transport and Network Rail as Master Development Partner (MDP) to lead the planning and development of Euston station.
The Queensland government has shortlisted five groups to deliver two main work packages in the A$5.4bn ($4.2bn) Cross River Rail project in Australia.
HEB Construction, a subsidiary of VINCI Construction, has been selected as part of an alliance contract to design and build a new motorway section in Auckland, New Zealand.
Eiffage, leading a consortium comprising Eiffage Rail, Razel-Bec, TSO (a subsidiary of NGE) and TSO Catenaires, has been awarded a contract by the Societe du Grand Paris for lot 1 of the Grand Paris Express line 16.
A consortium, led by VINCI Construction (Dodin Campenon Bernard, lead company; VINCI Construction France; VINCI Construction Grands Projets and Botte Fondations), together with Spie batignolles (Spie batignolles Genie Civil and Spie batignolles Fondations), has been awarded a contract by RATP as part of the Grand Paris Express programme.
A consortium comprising BAM-PGGM and Habau has achieved financial close on the Availability Model A10/A24 AS Neuruppin to AD Pankow road project in Germany.The construction volume is €650m.
UK-based rail infrastructure manager Network Rail has unveiled a £47bn, five-year plan to support economic growth, generate jobs and improve railway services in the country.The strategic business plan (SBP) will determine Network Rail’s funding needs for the five years to 2024 (control period 6 (CP6)).
Virgin Hyperloop One, backed by British entrepreneur Richard Branson, has inked an intent agreement with the Indian state of Maharashtra to construct a hyperloop transportation system between Mumbai and Pune.
Canadian design firm Stantec has been selected as the lead engineer for the $1.9bn design-build commuter rail expansion for Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) in Nassau County, New York.
Tutor Perini/Parsons, a joint venture between Tutor Perini and Parsons Transportation Group, has secured a $1.41bn fixed-price contract from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey for the $2.7bn, one million ft2 Newark Airport Terminal One design-build project.
Highways England has launched a consultation on plans to upgrade the A417 near Birdlip in Gloucestershire on the South West route.
French engineering group Egis along with its local partner Team Consult has been appointed as the project consultant for Bangkok monorail project, Pink Line Monorail.Pink Line, the first monorail project in Thailand, is estimated to cost THB53.5bn (€1.3bn).
Network Rail has published a Strategic Business Plan (SBP) to invest more than £2bn in the Anglia route to enable more trains, faster services and better connections in the five years from 2019–2024.
Hawaii Governor David Ige has announced plans for a new $1.1bn Diamond Head Concourse at the Daniel K Inouye International Airport, also known as HNL.
US-based infrastructure services firm AECOM, along with partner luis vidal + architects, has won a design contract from the Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) for the modernisation of Boston Logan International Airport’s Terminal E.
Construction of junction 10a on the M20 near Ashford in Kent, England is set to begin in the first half of 2018 as work will start on setting up a site compound ahead of main construction.
The Australian federal government has given approval of the environmental impact statement (EIS) for the expansion of Townsville Port in Queensland, Australia.
The S2IP consortium has been awarded a contract to the deliver civil project management works for the new rail tunnel link between Lyon and Turin.
Israeli company Shikun & Binui has secured a $309m contract to build an airport in the African country of Uganda.