Six Construct, a subsidiary of the Besix Group, has been appointed as the infrastructure contractor for the AED394m ($107m) Shindagha Bridge project in Dubai.
Smart infrastructure solutions company Costain has won a contract from Highways England for the M6 J21a-26 smart motorway.
Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) has broken ground on the new $220m Mauka Concourse as part of the next phase of the modernisation plan of Daniel K Inouye International Airport, also known as Honolulu International Airport.
Japan-based Mitsubishi Corporation has secured a $110m contract from the General Company for Ports of Iraq (GCPI) for the port rehabilitation project in the southern region of Basra.
Denver International Airport (DEN) has broken ground on the gate expansion project under which 39 new gates will be added to the airport by 2021.
Salini Impregilo has achieved a milestone on the AUD1.86bn ($1.39bn) Forrestfield-Airport Link project in Perth, Australia, with the breakthroughs of two tunnel-boring machines (TBMs) at the site of the Airport Central Station.
Geotechnical contractor Keller Group has announced that its 50:50 joint venture with Intrafor (KIJV), part of Bouygues Construction, has been awarded an AUD200m ($150m) contract for work on the AUD6bn ($4.5bn) Metro Tunnel Project in Melbourne, Australia.
Skanska, in a consortium with Pöyry, has signed a contract with The Finnish Transport Agency for the construction of the Lahti end of the Lahti southern ring road section in Finland.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated the 14-lane, access-controlled, Phase-I of the Delhi-Meerut Expressway, stretching from Nizamuddin Bridge to Delhi-UP Border, and the 135km Eastern Peripheral Expressway (EPE), stretching from Kundli on NH 1 to Palwal on NH 2, both in the Delhi NCR.
Turner Construction has secured a notice from the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) to proceed with the construction of a new concourse at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA).
A joint venture between Singapore-based Yongnam Holdings and Hong Kong-based Leighton Asia has won a SGD553.8m ($412.7m) tunnel and infrastructure contract from the Land Transport Authority for the design and construction of a part of the North-South Corridor (NSC) project in Singapore.
Virgin Hyperloop One, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and Aecom have advanced to the second half of the Rocky Mountain Hyperloop feasibility study.
L&T Construction’s Heavy Civil Infrastructure business segment has secured a marine infrastructure contract worth INR15.04bn ($221m) in India.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced an investment of up to CAD1.53bn ($1.2bn) for Calgary’s Green Line Light Rail Transit project.
SSE Enterprise Rail has won a £200m building and civils contract from Network Rail.
Highways England has announced plans for a £250m, four-mile dual-carriageway bypass for Arundel on the A27 in West Sussex, England.
Work has begun on replacing five old bridges near Bangalow in the Byron Shire area in New South Wales (NSW), Australia.
Transport for London (TfL) has received a development consent order (DCO) from the Department for Transport (DfT) to deliver the £1bn Silvertown Tunnel, a twin-bore road tunnel under the Thames in east London.
Highways England has signed a deal with 11 contractors for resurfacing works on motorways and trunk roads.
Tutor Perini, a civil, building and specialty construction company, has announced three low bids for new civil projects totalling $1bn.