Transport Infrastructure

New Zealand’s City Rail Link tunnel construction achieves breakthrough

6 Dec 2018 | Oceania

City Rail Link (CRL) has achieved a milestone with the breakthrough from the Albert Street tunnels to CRL tunnels across the Commercial Bay site in Downtown Auckland, New Zealand.

UK’s first and longest motorway to get £900m technology upgrade

6 Dec 2018 | Europe

Preston Bypass, the first and longest motorway in Britain, which has turned 60 and is now part of the M6, is set for a £900m technology upgrade.

Allen Contracting wins $105m contract for next phase of US road project

5 Dec 2018 | North America

Oklahoma City-based Allen Contracting has secured a $105m contract from the Oklahoma Transportation Commission for the next phase of the I-235/US-77 corridor widening and reconstruction at the I-44 interchange.

OHL secures €212m project to work on Throgs Neck suspension bridge in US

4 Dec 2018 | North America

Spanish construction and civil engineering company OHL, through its subsidiary Judlau, has secured a €212m project ($253m) from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority – Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority (MTA TBTA) – for the replacement of roadway deck in suspended spans at the Throgs ...

NCC secures contract to reconstruct Swedish road

4 Dec 2018 | Europe

Swedish construction company NCC has secured a turnkey contract worth SEK455m ($51m) from the Transport Administration to build a new four-lane express road, crossings and bridges along European route E14 outside Sundsvall, Sweden, and to reconstruct the current route.

Construction begins on OC Streetcar project in US

3 Dec 2018 | North America

Construction on the electric Streetcar project from Santa Ana to Garden Grove cities in Orange County, California, US, has begun with the sanctioning of $149m federal grant.

UK’s biggest road upgrade on A14 set for completion in 2020

28 Nov 2018 | Europe

The £1.5bn A14 Cambridge-Huntingdon improvement scheme, the biggest road upgrade in the UK, has reached half way point and is expected to be completed by December 2020.

SRV to begin work on Helsinki-Vantaa Airport Terminal 2 expansion

28 Nov 2018 | Europe

Finavia, formerly the Finnish Civil Aviation Administration, has made the implementation decision on extension and modification work at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport’s Terminal 2, enabling construction company SRV to initiate preliminary work.

Dubai RTA to build 77km internal roads at Al Khawaneej 2

26 Nov 2018 | Middle East

The Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has awarded a contract for 77km of internal roads at Al Khawaneej 2 as part of a five-year plan to construct internal roads in several residential areas of Dubai.

AfDB grants $322m for road projects in Burundi and Tanzania

23 Nov 2018 | Africa

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB Group) has approved $322.35m loans and grant to Burundi and Tanzania to finance the upgrade of Rumonge-Gitaza (45km) and Kabingo-Kasulu-Manyovu (260km) roads.

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