The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide $136m to finance the construction of a new Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) line in Managua, Nicaragua.
Engineering firm Systra in partnership with Meinhardt has been awarded two reference design consultant (RDC) contracts by MyHSR Corporation for the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) project.
Engineering consultancy Ramboll has been appointed by Liverpool City Council to lead a technical team to develop a new permanent Cruise Terminal Facility on the River Mersey.
CIMIC Group company CPB Contractors, along with its Alliance partners, has been selected for three new contracts totalling approximately $276M in Australia.
Jacobs Engineering Group has secured a professional services prime contract for project and construction management from Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA).
India-based Ramky Infrastructure has secured a contract to build a section of national highway in Jharkhand, India.
Gadang CRFG Consortium, a joint venture between Gadang Engineering and CRFG Malaysia, has won a RM327.91M ($75.4M) traffic dispersion and improvement contract in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai has awarded a contract worth AED375M ($102M) for the construction of the tunnels and roads leading to the Jewel of the Creek project.
Light Rail Manila Corporation (LRMC) has commenced pre-construction work on the PHP65bn ($1.3bn) LRT-1 Cavite Extension in the Philippines.
A joint venture of Balfour Beatty and Fluor Corporation has been awarded a $625M contract to reconstruct and improve an 11-mile stretch of road in Dallas, Texas.
Italian construction firm Astaldi, as part of a joint venture (JV), has won a contract to upgrade the Frontieră-Curtici-Simeria railway line, named Lot 3, in Romania.
Metron, a consortium led by Arcadis and Mott MacDonald, has won the underground station design and technical services (USDTS) contract for the second phase of Sydney Metro Project.
Construction firm Tutor Perini has won four civil projects worth a combined value of $774M in the US.
Two contracts for a project which will link Jumeirah district with Al Khail Road and the Parallel Roads in Dubai at a cost of AED800M ($218M) have been awarded.
Abertis, through its Brazilian subsidiary Arteris, has secured the concession for the management of the Rodovias dos Calçados (Itaparonga-Franca) for a 30-year period until 2047.
US-based engineering firm Aecom has secured a design services contract from the Welsh government for a third bridge over the Menai Strait.
The board of directors of the Illinois Tollway has agreed to proceed with planning for a $4bn rebuilding project on the Central Tri-State Tollway (I-294) between Balmoral Avenue and 95th Street.
Swedish construction firm Skanska has bagged a NOK516M ($60.4M) contract to renovate two road tunnels in Oslo, Norway.
A joint venture (JV) of Bielby Holdings, JF Hull, and Albem Operations has won a contract for the AUD400M ($301.6M) Ipswich Motorway upgrade project in Queensland, Australia.
American construction and engineering company Bechtel has been selected as the preferred development partner for the HS2 Phase 2b railway project from Crewe to Manchester and Birmingham to Leeds.