Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) has secured two dredging contracts in Finland from the Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency, the Port of Helsinki and the City of Helsinki with a combined contract value of €32m.
VINCI, through its subsidiary Mobility and its joint venture partner ETF, has secured railway equipment and works contract worth €120m from Société du Grand Paris for Grand Paris Express West sector of Line 15 South.
Amey Consulting in collaboration with Arup has secured a £45m contract from Highways England to help upgrade the A66 Northern Transpennine route.
Wayss & Freytag Ingenieurbau, a group company of BAM, has secured a contract for the construction of two lots of the new U81 light rail line in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Highways England has announced the official preferred route for the £1bn Trans-Pennine A66 upgrade, which will connect M6 at Penrith in Cumbria with the A1(M) at Scotch Corner in North Yorkshire.
UK Secretary of State for Transport Grant Shapps has given the consent for the development of Junction 6 on highway M42.
The UK government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Polish counterpart to support the development of a major infrastructure project, the ‘Solidarity Transport Hub, in Poland.
The Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation (OPDC) has issued planning approval for the £1bn Old Oak Common station being developed by High Speed Two (HS2).
A consortium of Porr and Mota-Engil Central Europe has secured a contract worth PLN989.7m (€217m) from the General Directorate for National Roads and Motorways (GDDKiA) in Poland to design and build the 15km-long section of the S1 expressway from Oświęcim to Dankowice.
Acciona has signed an agreement with Norwegian state highway authority Nye Veier to proceed with the €390m design and construction of the E6 Ranheim-Værnes highway.
A joint venture of VINCI and Spie Batignolles has received a contract, worth €799m, from Société du Grand Paris for the construction of package 1 of Grand Paris Express Line 18 in France.
AECOM and SLC Rail have reached an agreement with Northumberland County Council to reintroduce rail passenger services to an existing freight-only line.
Femern Link Contractors joint venture has received notice to proceed from the Danish Government for the construction of what it claims to be the world’s longest immersed road and rail tunnel, the Fehmarnbelt link between Denmark and Germany.
Astaldi Group has been awarded a EPC contract, worth €356m, for the construction of more than 30km of the Sibiu-Pitesti Motorway in Romania.
The UK Government Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has announced a new £2bn package to build alternative ways of travel including walking and cycling to reduce pressure on public transport systems.
The UK government has announced the opening of A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon scheme eight months ahead of schedule.
Kier Highways has been awarded an additional 12-month contract worth £40m to provide highways maintenance works to Surrey County Council.
Strabag’s Hungarian subsidiary has secured a €72m infrastructure contract to build and modernise a 7.5km bypass road in the city of Veszprém.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has agreed to provide a loan of €75m to Tbilisi Transport Company for the modernisation of its metro network in the capital city of Georgia.
The Heijmans/Siemens Mobility combination has been selected by the Municipality of Amsterdam, the capital city of the Netherlands, to renovate the Piet Hein Tunnel in the city.