Transport Infrastructure

Network Rail requests commencement of railway upgrade in West Yorkshire, UK

5 Apr 2021 | Europe

Network Rail has submitted a formal request along with plans to upgrade the railway line between Huddersfield and Westtown (Dewsbury) after two rounds of public and stakeholder consultations.

Samsung C&T to build terminal at Taoyuan International Airport in Taiwan

31 Mar 2021 | Asia

A consortium led by Samsung C&T, a South Korean construction company, has secured a contract worth $1.56bn from Taoyuan International Airport to construct a terminal.

Samsung C&T wins $448.5m civil contract for Cross Island Line

29 Mar 2021 | Asia

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) of Singapore has awarded the $448.5m (S$604m) civil contract to South Korean construction company Samsung C&T for the first phase of the Cross Island Line (CRL).

Preparations commence for construction of Philippines' longest bridge

29 Mar 2021 | Asia

The Government of the Philippines (GOP) Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has begun preparations for sub-structure works of the 3.169 km Panguil Bay Bridge Project.

Construction of maintenance facility for Parramatta Light Rail in Sydney to commence this year

29 Mar 2021 | Oceania

Australia's New South Wales (NSW) government has announced that the construction of stabling and maintenance facility for the Parramatta Light Rail will begin this year in Camellia, Sydney.

Jacobs appointed to design West Yorkshire Mass Transit scheme in UK

25 Mar 2021 | Europe

Jacobs has been appointed as the lead consultant for the West Yorkshire Mass Transit programme, which is being developed by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA), in the UK.

Skanska secures $699m road contract from Highways England

24 Mar 2021 | Europe

Swedish construction company Skanska has received a contract worth $699.4m (£507m) from Highways England to improve the A428 road in Cambridgeshire, England.

Morgan Sindall shortlisted for £65m Carlisle Southern Link Road scheme in UK

23 Mar 2021 | Europe

British construction & regeneration group Morgan Sindall has been shortlisted to deliver the proposed £65m Carlisle Southern Link Road (CSLR) in Cumbria County, UK.

Peab secures $14.3m contract to rebuild highway between Sandtorpet and Björkåkla

23 Mar 2021 | Europe

Swedish construction firm Peab has secured a contract worth $14.3m (SEK122m) to rebuild Highway 35 south of Linköping on the stretch between Sandtorpet and Björkåkla.

North East Rail Line upgraded in Victoria, Australia

22 Mar 2021 | Oceania

The North East Rail Line between Albury-Wodonga and Melbourne has been upgraded, as the main contracted construction works saw completion on the $235m railway project in Victoria, Australia.

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