Transport Infrastructure

Ground broken on Tampa Airport’s phase II of curbsides expansion project

12 Jul 2019 | North America

Tampa International Airport (TPA) in the US has broken ground on the second phase of its curbside expansion project.

McConnell Dowell team wins contract for new motorway in Australia

12 Jul 2019 | Oceania

A consortium of McConnell Dowell Constructors, Mott MacDonald Australia, Arup Group has won a contract for the A$354m (£197m) Regency Road to Pym Street project as part of the North-South Corridor, in Adelaide, South Australia.

UK approves £150m investment to upgrade Gatwick Airport train station

10 Jul 2019 | Europe

The UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) has approved an investment of £150m to upgrade Gatwick Airport train station.

Plans unveiled for new £84m train station in Elmont, New York

9 Jul 2019 | North America

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has unveiled plans for a new $105m (£83.8m) full-time train station in Elmont, New York in the US.

Highways England plans to upgrade Winchester junction in Hampshire

8 Jul 2019 | Europe

Highways England, a government-owned company for operating, maintaining and improving England's motorways, is planning to upgrade one of the motorway junctions on the M3, junction 9 at Winchester in Hampshire.

ADB to support Bus Rapid Transit system in Pakistan

8 Jul 2019 | Asia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide a loan of $235m (£187.6m) for the development of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system to improve the public transport system in Karachi, Pakistan.

Cardiff City Council unveils vision for £1bn transportation plan

8 Jul 2019 | Europe

Cardiff City Council leader Councillor Huw Thomas has called for a new £1bn transportation plan, including a light rail/tram network connecting major population centres and new suburbs in west to Cardiff Central, to cut congestion and improve air quality in the Welsh capital.

Strabag wins £135m Czech railway contract

5 Jul 2019 | Europe

Strabag Rail, a subsidiary of Austrian construction firm Strabag, has secured a contract worth €150m (£134.6m) for the modernisation of a railway section in Czech Republic.

Armadale Access Alliance selected for road project in Australia

4 Jul 2019 | Oceania

The Armadale Access Alliance has won a contract worth A$134m (£75m) from the McGowan Government in Western Australia for the Armadale Road to North Lake Road bridge project.

Advance consortium selected for £327m highway project in New Zealand

3 Jul 2019 | Oceania

The New Zealand Transport Agency has selected Advance consortium, comprising Fulton Hogan, HEB Construction, Aurecon and WSP-Opus, as the preferred alliance to deliver Te Ahu a Turanga: Manawatū Tararua Highway project.

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