Five rail companies have been shortlisted for a £360M contract to build and maintain rolling stock for the Tyne and Wear metro.
The first set of safety requirements and guidelines for hyperloop have been drawn up.
Suppliers sought for Very Light Rail system Subscription
The University of Warwick has launched its search for suppliers to develop a Very Light Rail (VLR) system in Coventry.
37 firms to compete for Heathrow expansion roleSubscription
Some 37 companies are still in the running to become Heathrow expansion innovation partners.
Calls for new bridge across the Thames Subscription
Calls for a new pedestrian and cycling bridge across the Thames have been made by councillors in south west London.
Around 500 workers were arrested after protests broke out at the site of Istanbul’s new airport, touted to be the “world’s largest” airport.
Balfour JV bags £223M Hong Kong road jobSubscription
Balfour Beatty’s Far East joint venture with Sanfield (Gammon Construction) has won a £223M road widening contract in Hong Kong.
Waste plastic could be used to partially replace sand in concrete to make construction more sustainable, according to research by the University of Bath.
Pair of 1,000t bridges installed in CambridgeSubscription
The A14 road in Cambridgeshire has re-opened after work to install a pair of 1,000t bridges was completed 18 hours ahead of schedule.
Network Rail debt tops £50bnSubscription
Network Rail’s debt has risen to above £50bn for the first time ever.