Canadian design firm Stantec has been selected by Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario (IO) to provide technical advisory services for the Hurontario Light Rail Transit (LRT) project in Ontario, Canada.
Swedish construction and development company Skanska has been awarded a contract, worth approximately $195m, by the Delaware River Port Authority to rehabilitate the Benjamin Franklin Bridge that connects Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Camden, New Jersey, US.
US-based Granite Construction has secured a contract worth $79m to deliver the Highway 101: Carpinteria project in Santa Barbara County, California.
Danish engineering, design and consulting firm Ramboll has been selected by Dominion Energy as the owner’s engineer for the 2.6GW Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) project in the US.
Hill International has secured two contracts from New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) to provide construction management and inspection services on the city’s transit system until 2024.
Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Metrolinx have launched two requests for qualifications (RFQs) for advance tunnelling work on the Scarborough Subway Extension and the Eglinton Crosstown West Extension in Canada.
US-based construction firm Tutor Perini has been awarded a $432m contract by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) for the Division 20 Portal Widening and Turnback Facility project.
US-based Granite Construction has secured a $25m contract from the California Department of Transportation for the Interstate 8 (I-8) at Imperial Avenue Interchange Reconstruction Project in Southern El Centro, California, US.
Renfe Operadora, a Spanish state-owned company that operates freight and passenger trains, has signed a contract worth $5.9bn to develop and operate the Texas High-Speed Rail project, connecting Houston and Dallas.
The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) has selected four design-build teams for the proposed Bootheel Bridge Bundle project in the US.
The Denver City Council has approved the general contractor/construction management contract worth $195m with construction firm Hensel Phelps to complete the first phase of Denver International Airport’s (DEN) Great Hall project.
A joint venture between Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction Company (RLW), a subsidiary of Sterling Construction Company, and W.W. Clyde & Co has secured a contract to design and rebuild Bangerter Highway in Salt Lake County, Utah.
Fraser Crossing Partners, a joint venture between Aecon Group and Acciona, had reached financial close on the Pattullo Bridge Replacement Project in British Columbia, Canada.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) has signed an agreement with Delta Air Lines and JFK International Air Terminal (JFKIAT), the operator of Terminal 4 at the John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport in New York, on key terms for the $3.8bn Terminal 4 redevelopment project.
A joint venture consisting of construction firm Skanska has secured a contract from Maryland Department of Transportation to build a new bridge over the Potomac River in the US.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has selected Axiom Space, a US-based space station manufacturer, to design, build and launch the commercial space station on the International Space Station (ISS).
CarbonCure Technologies, a Canada-based cleantech company, has completed the installation of a new deicing pad, the East Deicing Apron, at YYC Calgary International Airport using CarbonCure Concrete technology.
US Navy’s Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) has broken ground on a project to renovate the Dry Dock 4 located in Virginia, US.
US-based Spirit Airlines has broken ground on its new $250m corporate headquarters in Dania Beach, Florida near Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL).
Fraser Crossing Partners, a 50/50 joint venture between Aecon and Acciona, has been selected as the preferred proponent by the Province of British Columbia to construct the new Pattullo Bridge replacement over the Fraser River in the Greater Vancouver area.