Transport Infrastructure

RDIF, Siemens to invest in $4.5bn Russian high-speed rail project

19 Feb 2019 | Europe

The Ural high-speed rail project in Russia has moved closer to reality with Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), Siemens Mobility and the Economic Partnership Ural High-Speed Rail signing an agreement to invest in the project and take up joint construction.

Final section of AWPR in Scotland opens to traffic

19 Feb 2019 | Europe

The final section of the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) between Craibstone and Parkhill in Scotland has opened to traffic, providing access to the entire 36-mile (58km) route to road users across the North East.

HRCP wins $3.3bn contract for bridge-tunnel expansion project in US

18 Feb 2019 | North America

Hampton Roads Connector Partners (HRCP), a design-build team, has won a $3.3bn fixed price contract from the Commonwealth of Virginia, US, for the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel (HRBT) Expansion Project.

Balfour Beatty wins £220m contract for London Underground track upgrade

15 Feb 2019 | Europe

Balfour Beatty has won a £220m contract from Transport for London (TfL) to deliver the new London Underground track renewals contract over a four-year period.

Ramboll selected as design partner for new pier at Stockholm Arlanda airport

14 Feb 2019 | Europe

Danish consulting engineering group Ramboll has been selected by Arlanda Airport in Stockholm as design partner for the development of Pier G, which will be connected to Terminal 5 in the airport.

Siemens Mobility selected for Metro rail lines electrification in Singapore

13 Feb 2019 | Asia

Siemens Mobility has been selected by Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) for the electrification of the Circle Line Stage 6 and the North East Line extension (NELe) in Singapore.

Jan De Nul wins dredging works from PPA in Australia

12 Feb 2019 | Oceania

Jan De Nul Group, a Luxembourg-based company that provides services relating to the construction and maintenance of maritime infrastructure, has secured major works from the Pilbara Ports Authority (PPA) of Australia to dredge the channel and enhance the safe and sustainable access to the Po ...

IDB approves $150m loan for road project in Guatemala

11 Feb 2019 | South America

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $150m loan to Guatemala for implementing an improvement and rehabilitation programme of roads connecting productive areas and departmental capitals to the main networks.

HS2 unveils designs for Old Oak Common station in London

6 Feb 2019 | Europe

High Speed Two (HS2), a company that is developing and constructing the UK’s new high-speed rail network, has unveiled the latest designs for its west London super-hub at the former Great Western railway depot at Old Oak Common.

Strabag wins €132m contract for motorway project in Czech Republic

6 Feb 2019 | Europe

A consortium comprising Strabag, a subsidiary of European construction group Strabag, M-Silnice and SMP CZ, has won a CZK3.38bn (€132m) contract for a new section of the D35 motorway in the Czech Republic.

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