Brisbane Move, a consortium of Arup and Acciona, has been selected as the preferred tenderer to design the new AUD944m ($650m) Brisbane Metro project, a ‘turn up and go’ rapid transit system.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a €95m loan agreement with the Estonian national railway company Eesti Raudtee for the modernisation of the railway network.
Austrian construction company PORR has secured a €115m (PLN509m) contract for the design and construction of the S16 expressway Olsztyn-Ełk in the section between BorkiWielkie and Mrągowo.
Swedish construction firm NCC has secured a won a contract worth about SEK265m ($28.5m) to deliver preparatory works for the Tvärbanan light rail line in Stockholm, Sweden.
Ferrovial’s US-based construction subsidiary Webber has been awarded a contract, worth $301m, by the Texas Department of Transportation for the reconstruction of 12km of the SL12 highway in Dallas. Under the contract, Webber will be responsible for the reconstruction of existing Interchanges between State Loop 12, State Spur 482, State Highway 114 and 183.
Consultancy and construction company Mace has been selected by Transport for the North (TfN) in the UK to lead the Programme Support Office for the £39bn Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) programme.
Airport Authority Hong Kong has awarded HK$7.2bn (£760m) contract to Balfour Beatty’s Hong Kong joint venture (JV) company, Gammon Construction, to deliver major tunnelling project at Hong Kong International Airport.
Construction on the A$11bn ($7.4bn) Sydney Metro – Western Sydney Airport rail in Australia is set to commence later in 2020.
A consortium of Acciona, Ferrovial and Peru-based JJC has won a contract from Lima Airport Partners (LAP), an operator of Peru's main airport, to build the Control Tower at Jorge Chávez Airport in Lima, Peru.
Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) has secured two dredging contracts in Finland from the Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency, the Port of Helsinki and the City of Helsinki with a combined contract value of €32m.
Burns & McDonnell has announced the completion of a $100m project to redevelop the historic Braniff Operations and Maintenance Base in Dallas, Texas in the US.
VINCI, through its subsidiary Mobility and its joint venture partner ETF, has secured railway equipment and works contract worth €120m from Société du Grand Paris for Grand Paris Express West sector of Line 15 South.
Amey Consulting in collaboration with Arup has secured a £45m contract from Highways England to help upgrade the A66 Northern Transpennine route.
Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau, a group company of BAM, has secured a contract for the construction of two lots of the new U81 light rail line in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Highways England has announced the official preferred route for the £1bn Trans-Pennine A66 upgrade, which will connect M6 at Penrith in Cumbria with the A1(M) at Scotch Corner in North Yorkshire.
UK Secretary of State for Transport Grant Shapps has given the consent for the development of Junction 6 on highway M42.
The UK government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Polish counterpart to support the development of a major infrastructure project, the ‘Solidarity Transport Hub, in Poland.
The state government of Western Australia has awarded two contracts for the Bayswater Station upgrade and the removal of the Denny Avenue level crossing as part of the METRONET project.
The Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation (OPDC) has issued planning approval for the £1bn Old Oak Common station being developed by High Speed Two (HS2).
A consortium of Porr and Mota-Engil Central Europe has secured a contract worth PLN989.7m (€217m) from the General Directorate for National Roads and Motorways (GDDKiA) in Poland to design and build the 15km-long section of the S1 expressway from Oświęcim to Dankowice.