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.
A joint venture (JV) led by Italian construction firm Astaldi has won a contract worth €171m to upgrade a section of the N-7 Warsaw Wschodnia Osobowa-Dor ohusk railway line in Poland.
Construction work has commenced on the 17 Avenue S.E. Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project in Calgary, Canada.
CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group company, has been awarded a contract to deliver the second and final phase of the NZ Transport Agency project, the State Highway 2 Baypark to Bayfair Link Upgrade in Tauranga.
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.