Transport Infrastructure


HS2 plans to use heat from brakes, engines for district heating scheme

18 Mar 2019 | Europe

Engineers developing the HS2 super-hub at Old Oak Common in North West London are planning to tap heat from the brakes and engines of high-speed trains to heat water and power central heating of up to 500 new homes that could be built nearby.

Sacyr wins €44m contract for new building at Spanish airport

18 Mar 2019 | Europe

Sacyr Engineering and Infrastructure, a subsidiary of Spanish construction company Sacyr, has won a €44m contract from Aena for a building joining terminals T1 and T2 of the Tenerife Sur Airport in Spain.

Boskalis secures contract for Adelaide port channel widening project

18 Mar 2019 | Oceania

Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) has won a contract from Flinders Ports, the owner and operator of the Port Adelaide Outer Harbor shipping channel in Australia, for the widening of the shipping channel.

Cube Highways to acquire Delhi-Agra toll road from Reliance Infra

18 Mar 2019 | Asia

Cube Highways and Infrastructure III, an affiliate of Cube Highways and portfolio company of I Squared Capital through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund II, has entered into an agreement with Reliance Infrastructure to acquire DA Toll Road (DATRPL), a toll road in the state of Haryana/Uttar ...

LINXS breaks ground on $4.9bn LA Airport automated people mover project

15 Mar 2019 | North America

LAX Integrated Express Solutions (LINXS) has broken ground on the Los Angeles International Airport’s (LAX) Automated People Mover project for Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) in California, US.

Network Rail names preferred bidders for final track work contracts worth £1.5bn

15 Mar 2019 | Europe

Network Rail has announced the final preferred bidder for track upgrade works, includes track, points, and associated overhead lines and signalling, worth approximately £1.5bn for the next decade in Central England.

EIB approves €2.4bn funding for projects across Europe

15 Mar 2019 | Europe

The European Investment Bank (EIB) board of directors has approved funding of €2.4bn to improve public services, upgrade infrastructure and strengthen private sector investment.

Australia, Victoria sign agreement on $7bn Melbourne Airport Rail Link

14 Mar 2019 | Oceania

Melbourne Airport Rail Link (MARL) is set to become a reality, with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews signing the Heads of Agreement on the strategic objectives, governance arrangements and information-sharing processes for the A$10bn ($7bn) joint ...

Japan to lend £204m for light rail project in Sri Lanka

13 Mar 2019 | Asia

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has signed an agreement with the Government of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in Colombo to provide a Japanese ODA loan of up to JPY30.04bn (£204m) for the construction of light rail transit (LRT) system in the national capita ...

LVCVA board approves Elon Musk company for people mover project

13 Mar 2019 | North America

The board of directors of Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) has approved a recommendation to select Elon Musk’s The Boring Company (TBC) to design, construct and operate a people mover for the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) via a loop of underground express-route tunnel ...


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