Transport Infrastructure

Skanska to build new double-track on West Coast Line in Sweden

2 Apr 2020 | Europe

The Swedish Transport Administration has awarded a contract, worth about SEK1.7bn ($169m), to construction and development company Skanska to build double-track on the West Coast Line.

AfDB to provide $34m for phase II of Nambungali-Roma road in Mozambique

1 Apr 2020 | Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has signed a financing agreement with the Government of Mozambique to provide a $34m grant for the construction of the 35km phase II of the Nambungali-Roma road.

Ground broken on new Qingdao International Cruise Terminal Area in China

30 Mar 2020 | Asia

A ground-breaking ceremony was held on the new Qingdao International Cruise Terminal Area at Qingdao Port in Shandong province in China.

European Commission approves public financing for Fehmarn Belt rail-road link

23 Mar 2020 | Europe

The European Commission has announced that the Fehmarn Belt rail-road link, the planned 19km long immersed tunnel, is in-line with EU state aid rules.

Network Rail selects partners for in-cab signalling on East Coast Main Line

23 Mar 2020 | Europe

Great Britain’s rail network owner and operator Network Rail has announced Siemens Mobility and Atkins as its partners to introduce in-cab signalling on the southern section of the East Coast Main Line.

Plans submitted for Berryden Corridor improvement project in Aberdeen, UK

20 Mar 2020 | Europe

Aberdeen City Council has submitted a full planning application for the Berryden Corridor Improvement Project, which is expected to enhance the road network in the city.

NIB offers €134m for two infrastructure projects in Europe

20 Mar 2020 | Europe

Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) has agreed to financially support two infrastructure projects in Europe, a tram project in Helsinki, Finland and a green office complex in Stockholm, Sweden.

ScotRail, Transport Scotland and partners to develop new transportation hub in Motherwell

19 Mar 2020 | Europe

ScotRail, Transport Scotland, North Lanarkshire Council and Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) have come together to develop a new gateway to the Glasgow City Region at Motherwell station.

Ramboll to provide support for 2.6GW Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind project in US

18 Mar 2020 | North America

Danish engineering, design and consulting firm Ramboll has been selected by Dominion Energy as the owner’s engineer for the 2.6GW Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) project in the US.

Singapore’s LTA awards $186m contract to build three JRL stations

18 Mar 2020 | Asia

A joint venture of John Holland and McConnell Dowell South East Asia has won a contract, valued at S$265.4m ($186.1m), from the Land Transport Authority (LTA) of Singapore to design and construct three Jurong Region Line (JRL) stations and associated viaducts.

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