Transport Infrastructure

Graham secures £25m contract from Highways England

17 Apr 2019 | Europe

UK-based Graham has secured a new £25m contract from Highways England to deliver maintenance and improvements in the East of England as part of its Collaborative Delivery Framework (CDF).

UAE opens $1.6bn Sharjah-Khorfakkan road

16 Apr 2019 | Middle East

The United Arab Emirates (UAE ) has opened the AED6bn ($1.6bn) 89km-long Sharjah-Khorfakkan Road, which spans from Emirates Road to Wadi Shi in Khor Fakkan.

PORR bags motorway construction contract in Romania

16 Apr 2019 | Europe

Austrian building contractor PORR has been awarded a contract to design and build lot 1 of the motorway from Sibiu to Pitesti in Romania.

Swedish to build electric road system using Electreon’s technology

15 Apr 2019 | Europe

The Swedish Transport Administration has chosen Israel-based Electreon Wireless’ wireless vehicle charging technology to build electric road system.

UK rail stations get £300m funding boost to improve disability access

5 Apr 2019 | Europe

The UK government has announced £300m funding boost to improve accessbility for disabled passengers at 73 railway stations.

PORR consortium begins work on €1bn tunnelling project in Austria

3 Apr 2019 | Europe

A consortium comprising PORR and its subsidiary Hinteregger has commenced tunnelling work in Lot H51 Pfons-Brenner tunnel in Austria.

Acciona consortium secures $238m railway works contract in Australia

2 Apr 2019 | Oceania

Coleman Rail, a subsidiary of Acciona Geotech, in a consortium with Lendlease, has won A$536m ($238.4m) contract to build two train stations in Australia.

CPB Contractors wins major contracts in Australia and New Zealand

2 Apr 2019 | Oceania

Cimic Group firm CPB Contractors has secured a $119m contract from the NSW Government for the Northern Road upgrade Stage 6 project in Australia.

Salini Impregilo team wins €608m rail contract in Italy

1 Apr 2019 | Europe

A consortium led by Salini Impregilo has secured a €608.1m contract for a part of a high-speed rail line between Naples and Bari in Italy.

UK govt announces £201m funding for road repair

1 Apr 2019 | Europe

The UK Department for Transport (DfT) has announced a £201m (€233.78m) funding to repair and maintain more than 1,000 miles of roads in the country.

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