Transport Infrastructure

BAM Nuttall to finalise design of Lake Lothing Third Crossing in UK

25 Oct 2018 | Europe

Construction firm BAM Nuttall has secured a contract from Suffolk County Council for the first stage of work on the Lake Lothing Third Crossing in Lowestoft, UK.

Ashghal commences $164m Al Wakra road upgrade works

24 Oct 2018 | Middle East

Qatar Public Works Authority Ashghal has commenced work valued at QAR600m ($164m) to upgrade the Al Wakra main road, which extends for 9km.

Sacyr completes first section of Mexican highway with high-viscosity asphalt

24 Oct 2018 | North America

Sacyr Concessions, a subsidiary of Spanish construction company Sacyr, has completed the first section of the Pirámides-Tulancingo-Pachuca highway, which carried out by Sacyr Engineering and Infrastructures, with high viscosity asphalt with RARx additive.

World’s longest Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge opens

23 Oct 2018 | Asia

The $20bn Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge – the world’s longest sea bridge connecting the cities of Hong Kong and Macau to the Chinese mainland as part of a broader plan to integrate the special administrative regions into China – has officially been opened on 23 October 2018.

Eurovia wins two contracts for major corridors in US

23 Oct 2018 | North America

Eurovia, a subsidiary of French concessions and construction company Vinci, has won two design-build contracts to develop two major corridors in North Carolina, US.

Salini Impregilo secures €718.8m contract for Line 16 of Grand Paris Express

22 Oct 2018 | Europe

Italian construction and civil engineering company, Salini Impregilo, has won a €718.8m contract from Societé du Grand Paris (SGP) to build a section of a new metro line for Grand Paris Express, which is touted to be the biggest sustainable mobility project in Europe.

BAAK consortium reaches financial close on €1bn Dutch road project

22 Oct 2018 | Europe

The BAAK consortium, comprising Macquarie Capital (70% of SPC), Ballast Nedam (15%) and DEME (15%), has reached financial close on the €1bn Blankenburg Connection public-private partnership (PPP) road project in the Netherlands.

Dubai RTA awards contract for three bridges leading to Deira Islands

22 Oct 2018 | Middle East

Dubai Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) has awarded a contract for the construction of three bridges leading to Deira Islands, which will link with the existing bridge crossing the water canal. The bridges will consist of six lanes in each direction and will be built at cost of AED447m ( ...

American Airlines begins $1.6bn revamp of Terminals 4 and 5 at LA airport

19 Oct 2018 | North America

American Airlines and Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) have broken ground on a $1.6bn modernisation project for Terminals 4 and 5 of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) – the largest individual investment by American Airlines at an airport in its 92-year history.

PORR team wins €150m contract for road tunnel in Poland

19 Oct 2018 | Europe

A consortium comprising PORR, Gulermak and Energopol-Szczecin has signed a €150m contract for the construction of the Świnoujście tunnel in Poland.

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