Transport Infrastructure

ADB to provide £277m loan to upgrade roads in Chhattisgarh, India

3 Jun 2019 | Asia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide $350m (£277m) to rehabilitate and upgrade state highways and district roads in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.

Fluor JV Pegasus Link selected for £1.3bn motorway project in US

31 May 2019 | North America

Pegasus Link Constructors has been selected by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) to design and construct the $1.7bn (£1.3bn) I-635 LBJ East Infrastructure Project in Dallas.

Riverlinx consortium selected for £1bn Silvertown Tunnel project in UK

31 May 2019 | Europe

Transport for London (TfL) has selected the Riverlinx consortium as the preferred bidder to build the £1bn Silvertown Tunnel, a new river crossing under the Thames in east London.

GVC consortium bags £648m contract for Uruguay railway project

31 May 2019 | South America

Sacyr-led Grupo Vía Central consortium (GVC) has won a €735m (£648m) contract from the Uruguayan Ministry of Transport and Public Works for the Uruguay Central Railway project.

UK Planning Inspectorate to examine application for £120m Great Yarmouth bridge

30 May 2019 | Europe

The £120m Great Yarmouth bridge project across River Yare in the UK is set for completion by 2023 with the UK Planning Inspectorate taking up the application submitted by Norfolk County Council for examination.

Bombardier Transportation selected for £3.88bn monorail system in Egypt

29 May 2019 | Europe

Train and plane manufacturer Bombardier Transportation has been selected as preferred bidder by the Egyptian Government to build and supply a €3bn (£2.6bn) monorail system in Cairo, Egypt.

Hutchison Ports, CN Rail to build £613m container terminal in Canada

29 May 2019 | Europe

The Québec Port Authority (QPA) has signed a long-term commercial agreement with Hutchison Ports and transportation and supply chain company Canadian National Railway (CN) to build and operate the new $775m (£613m) container terminal in Canada.

EIB grants £177m loan for railway project in Denmark

28 May 2019 | Europe

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed an agreement granting a £176.6m loan to Femern Landanlaeg, the company that manages the Danish contribution to building the ‘Fehmarn Belt’ railway connection between southern Denmark and Hamburg in Germany.

ADB approves £2.17bn funding for Malolos-Clark railway project in Philippines

24 May 2019 | Asia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved financing of up to $2.75bn (£2.17bn) for the construction of 53.1km of a railway line connecting Malolos, a suburb north of Manila, to Clark economic zone and Clark International Airport in Central Luzon.

Boring Company secures tunnel contract for Las Vegas underground people mover

24 May 2019 | North America

The board of directors of Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) has approved a $48,675,000 (£38,303,574) contract for Elon Musk’s The Boring Company (TBC) to design and construct a people mover for the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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