The UK Department for Transport has sanctioned £59.8m for the Midland Metro extension, which will connect linking Birmingham city centre with Edgbaston and Westside area.
The Queensferry Crossing, a road bridge in Scotland, UK, has been finally opened to traffic after long delays.
A joint venture (JV) of Aveng Grinaker-LTA and Strabag has been awarded a ZAR1.63bn ($125m) contract by the South African National Roads Agency SOC (SANRAL) for the construction of Mtentu bridge in South Africa.
The Purple Line Transit Partners joint venture (JV) team of Fluor, Meridiam Infrastructure Purple Line and Star America Purple Line has broken ground on the Purple Line Light Rail project in Maryland, US.
Construction specialist BAM has been selected by Edinburgh Airport to build the first phase of their Terminal Expansion Project (TEP).
An equal stake joint venture (JV) between OHL and Swedish contractor NCC has won a contract worth €215m from the Swedish Transport Administration, Trafikverket, to upgrade the line between Lund and Arlöv (Malmö) in Sweden.
Edinburgh Airport has started work on a new £80m extension to its existing terminal building to manage the expected surge of passengers.
Port of Seattle has broken ground on a new International Arrivals Facility (IAF) at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, to improve customer experience and respond to local demand for international service.
Highways England, a government-owned company, has unveiled plans for a £300m project to upgrade key sections of the road connecting East Anglia with the Midlands.
The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and its private partner Transurban, have commenced construction of an eight-mile extension of the I-395 Express Lanes from Turkeycock Run near Edsall Road in Alexandria to the Washington, DC border.
Saudi Aramco has signed a contract with a consortium including Saudi Archirodon Company and Huta Hegerfeld AG Saudia Company for dredging, reclamation and marine structures for King Salman International Complex for Maritime Industries and Services in Ras Al-Khair.
The UK government has approved the construction of new £263m extension of the London Overground to Barking Riverside.
The McConnell Dowell and Martinus Rail Joint Venture (MMJV) is set to commence work on Murray Basin Rail Project in Australia.
US-based Delta Air Lines has started construction on its $4bn terminal at LaGuardia Airport in New York.
Highways England will invest £282m on its preferred route to improve the M42 junction 6 near Solihull, Birmingham, which has the backing of local residents, businesses and road users.
Tekfen Construction, a subsidiary of Turkey-based Tekfen Holding, has bagged QAR729.6m ($200m) contract to build a highway in eastern Qatar.
US-based construction company Tutor Perini has announced that a joint venture (JV) team of its subsidiary, Lunda Construction, together with Ames Construction and Shafer Contracting, has bagged a contract from the Minnesota Department of Transportation for a 35W & Lake Street Project.
CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group company, has won a contract from the Department of Transport and Main Roads in Queensland to construct Stage 1 of the AUD497.3m ($396.3m) Mackay Ring Road project in Queensland.
A joint venture (JV) of Parsons and Tekfen Engineering has been awarded a contract by the Turkish Directorate of Highways (KGM) to provide engineering services for the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge and Malkara-Çanakkale Motorway project in Turkey.
Construction specialist Laing O’Rourke has signed a contract with Manchester Airports Group (MAG) for the refurbishment of Terminal 2 at Manchester Airport.