India’s Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has won an order for setting up a 1,320MW Supercritical Thermal Power Project (TPP) in Tamil Nadu.
China State Construction Engineering Corporation Limited (CSCEC) has secured a SGD79m ($58.48m) contract from the Singapore Land Transport Authority (LTA) for the construction of tunnels between Punggol station and the future Punggol Coast station on the North East Line Extension (NELe).
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has decided to provide $330m in financing to Afghanistan for completing the national ring road.
BP has announced plans to build a third lubricants blending plant in China to meet the growing demand for high quality lubricants in the country.
Infrastructure major Reliance Infrastructure Limited (RInfra) has won two contracts for setting up an integrated LNG terminal and a power project in Bangladesh, both valued at INR50bn ($775m).
JGC Corporation, in partnership with its subsidiary JGC Indonesia and PT Rekayasa Industri of Indonesia, has received an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) order from PT Pertamina EP Cepu for the construction of a gas processing plant in Bojonegoro, East Java Province, Indonesia.
A consortium of L&T and South Korea-based Samsung C&T Corporation has secured an EPC contract worth $250m from Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) for the construction of Bibiyana South 400MW combined cycle power plant.
The board of Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved an additional loan of $120m for a project to bring drinking water to urban areas of the Jaffna Peninsula, an area in Northern Province, Sri Lanka.
The Airport Authority Hong Kong has selected Leighton Asia, along with joint venture partner Chun Wo Construction and Engineering Company Limited (Chun Wo), to construct the AUD390m ($295m) Terminal 2 (T2) foundation and substructure works at Hong Kong International Airport.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $500m multi-tranche financing facility (MFF) for the Second Rural Connectivity Investment Program to improve rural roads in five Indian states.
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated the first phase of Hyderabad Metro Rail Project on 28 November 2017.
India’s L&T Construction has secured orders worth Rs3,572cr ($554.5m) across various segments.
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) of Singapore has awarded a S$809m contract to Samsung C&T Corporation to design and construct a stretch of the North-South Corridor (NSC).
AECOM Asia Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of AECOM, has secured a contract with China-based Elite Global Group (EGGL) to provide integrated program management services.
Singapore’s Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) has selected Atkins, the British engineering, design, planning, architectural design, project management and consulting services company, to provide masterplanning and urban design services to Bayshore precinct in Singapore.
The Singapore’s Public Utilities Board (PUB) has broken ground on the second phase of the deep tunnel sewerage system (DTSS) to transport used water, freeing up land above for redevelopment. The second phase, which will measure 100km in length, will entail an investment of SGD6.5bn ($4.8bn).
The Singapore branch of China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) has won a SGD205m ($150.5m) contract for Circle Line 6 (CCL6) from the Land Transport Authority (LTA) in Singapore.
Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) has extended its support to Virginia-based energy company AES to construct of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal plant and a 2,250 MW combined cycle power plant in Vietnam.
L&T Construction, the construction arm of Indian-based Larsen and Toubro (L&T), has bagged contracts of worth approximately INR40.2bn ($617.4m) across various business segments.
The Development Authority (MMRDA) has selected three contractors to construct all three packages of the 22-km Mumbai Trans Harbour Link (MTHL) of worth INR178.43bn ($2.7bn).