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.
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved a loan of $165.5m to Uzbekistan to improve road efficiency, safety and climate resilience of cross-border roads in the Bukhara region.
UK Export Finance (UKEF), the UK Government’s export credit agency, has provided a loan of over £100m to the Government of Benin for the development of a 114-mile interstate road in the country.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide a $100m loan to improve the rural road network in Bangladesh.
The UK government-owned Highways England announced a 15-year plan to bring the digital revolution to the construction industry which could increase productivity, save billions of pounds while slashing the number of fatal building site accidents.
Cardno, in a joint venture with AECOM and Michael Baker, has secured a $95m master planning contract from the US Navy and Marine Corps.
The World Bank has agreed to provide $450m for the development of roads in Nepal and also to set course for post-Covid-19 economic recovery through cross-border trade and better road safety.
Besix, a Belgian consortium group, has secured a €100m contract for the development of the Saint-Denis Pleyel station, which is part of the Grand Paris Express.
Skanska USA has announced the opening of the LaGuardia Airport Terminal B Arrivals and Departures Hall (Headhouse) in New York, US.
The Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Government of Alberta's Ministry of Transportation (Alberta Transportation) to assess the feasibility and complete due diligence for the Calgary-Banff Rail project.
Sterling Construction, a Delaware-based construction company, has secured three separate construction contracts worth $97m from the Salt Lake City Corporation’s Department of Airports (SLCDA).
Austrian construction company Strabag has secured a €40m (RON192m) follow-up contract from Romanian motorway company Compania Nationala de Administrare a Infrastructurii Rutier (CNAIR).
Vinci Construction, through its subsidiary Seymour Whyte, has secured two contracts worth €174m to upgrade two highways in Queensland, Australia.
Adani Australia has awarded a contract worth AUD350m ($241.3m) to BMD for the civil construction works related to the Carmichael Rail Network.