National Economic Development Authority (NEDA), the Philippines' independent economic development and planning agency, has given the green light to two railway projects of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) in Philippines.
Amey Arup Joint Venture (JV) has bagged a £50m design contract from Transport Scotland for dualling a section of the A96 road.
A consortium led by Austria-based Strabag has bagged a contract to build and widen the R 67 expressway in Hungary.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board has allocated $1.4bn in budget and partnership agreements for extension of San Gabriel Valley’s Metro Gold Line.
Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) has submitted plans for the £200m, seven-mile expansion of the Midland Metro.
CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group company, along with its joint venture (JV) partners John Holland and Ghella has been awarded a contract worth AUD2.81bn ($2.12bn) to deliver Sydney’s new harbour rail crossing as part of Stage 2 of Sydney Metro project.
The government of Canada has earmarked funding of up to CAD1.09bn ($820m) for the Ottawa Light Rail Transit Stage 2 Project.
Pacific Infrastructure 405 Designers, a joint venture (JV) consisting of California-based Moffatt & Nichol with H.W. Lochner and Arup, is set to proceed with the planning and design of $1.9bn Southern California Freeway I-405 project.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has started constructed on the $2.4bn Terminal A redevelopment project at Newark Liberty International Airport in the US.
Skanska USA has completed construction work on the $118.5m Choctawhatchee Bay Bridge (US 331) project in Walton County, Florida.
The World Bank has granted a $150m loan for Transport Sector Improvement Project (TSIP) in Northern Ghana.
Swedish construction firm NCC in consortium with the Spanish firm OHL has secured a contract worth SEK2bn ($229m) to build a new railway segment between Lund and Arlöv in Skåne, Sweden.
GMR Airports, a subsidiary of GMR Infrastructure, in collaboration with Greek infrastructure firm Terna, a subsidiary of GEK Terna Group, has been chosen to develop, operate and manage the new international airport of Heraklion at Crete.
Property and infrastructure firm Lendlease has bagged a contract from the Australian government as part of the AUD3.6bn ($2.6bn) Western Sydney Infrastructure Plan.
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA) have broken ground on the Light Rail Transit (LRT)-2 East extension project in Philippines.
The state government of Western Australia has announced the start of work on the new Airport Central Station project in Perth, Western Australia.
A consortium led by engineering consultancy Mott MacDonald has been selected by Auckland Airport to complete the design for the airport’s new terminal.
Denmark-based consulting group Cowi has been awarded a contract to approve the design and construction of $530m Karnaphuli tunnel in Bangladesh.
US-based engineering services firm CH2M has been selected by the Nevada Department of Transportation to provide environmental and preliminary design services for the reconstruction of interchange in Reno, Nevada.
Construction firm BAM has teamed up with HARDT Global Mobility to build first hyperloop test facility in Europe.