SNC-Lavalin announced that its Atkins business in a joint venture with Arup, has secured a design consultancy contract from MTR for the Tung Chung Line Extension in Hong Kong.
The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC), based in Saudi Arabia, has awarded a contract to deliver airside infrastructure works for the international airport.
Aecom Hunt, a part of the infrastructure firm Aecom, and US-based design-build firm Clayco have added Bowa Construction to its joint venture team to deliver construction management services for $8.5bn O’Hare 21 Project.
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has chosen Flatiron for a $430 project to widen and rehabilitate 53.6 miles of road on the US Highway 50 from Watt Avenue to Interstate 5 in Sacramento, California.
The Highways England had selected Arup, in collaboration with Ramboll, as the technical advisor for its Regional Delivery Partnership (RDP) framework.
A consortium led by Vinci Construction Grands Projets has secured a £220m contract from Tunnel Euralpin Lyon Turin (TELT) for the works package 5A of the Lyon–Turin rail line.
Granite, a US-based infrastructure company, has secured the Child Project 6 (CP6) portion of the construction manager/general contractor (CM/GC) for the Cosumnes Bridge Replacement Project by the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) in Sacramento County, California.
The state government of Queensland in Australia has announced the start of work on A$301m ($209m) Sunshine Coast road upgrade on the Bruce Highway at Forest Glen.
Eiffage Énergie Systèmes, a subsidiary of Eiffage, and ENGIE Solutions have secured a €58m contract to build the ventilation, smoke extraction and decompression system for lines 16 and 17 tunnels of the Grand Paris Express network.
GHD in alliance with BMD, Georgiou, WA Limestone and BG&E, has been awarded a contract worth A$400m ($278.7m) to build the Tonkin Gap project and associated works for the METRONET Morley-Ellenbrook Line in Perth, Western Australia (WA).
Ashghal, the public works authority of Qatar, has signed nine new contracts worth QAR3.6bn ($988.7m) with Qatari firms for roads and infrastructure projects in the country.
The World Bank has agreed to provide €314.5m ($350m) financing for the improvement of rail connectivity and logistics in Turkey.
Gammon Construction, a 50/50 joint venture between Balfour Beatty and Jardine Matheson, has been awarded HK$5.67bn (£577m) contract to construct buildings, electrical and mechanical (E&M) works for the Central Kowloon Route.
The state government of Queensland in Australia has announced the start of A$481m ($331.07m) work on the Bruce Highway upgrade project between Edmonton and Gordonvale.
Amey, a UK-based infrastructure management company, has collaborated with Iterchimica, an Italian asphalt additives company, to trial sustainable graphene-based asphalt in Kent, UK.
AMAALA, the ultra-luxury tourism project located along Saudi Arabia’s northwestern coast, has announced plans to build a new international airport.
The World Bank has agreed to provide a loan of $500m to Bangladesh to improve road connectivity along the Jashore-Jhenaidah corridor that covers four western districts.
HS2, the developer of the UK's High Speed 2 project, has shortlisted three bidders for the construction of the £570m Birmingham Curzon Street station project.
Danish engineering services firm Ramboll has been selected by Storstrøm Bridge Joint Venture (SBJV) to assist in the design and approval process of the new Storstrøm Bridge in Denmark.
L&T Construction’s transportation infrastructure business has been awarded EPC contract to build Packages 11 and 22 of the Delhi-Vadodara Expressway in India.