Transport Secretary Grant Shapps gave the formal go-ahead on Monday marking the second major M25 junction improvement to be cleared to start in the last few days. Key points about the project: 👉A new two-lane loop road with hard shoulder 👉Works on A12 eastbound to maintain existing access to Maylands Golf Course 👉An overbridge at […]
United Utilities is set to become the first major water company to pioneer a reinvented design, build and finance model to construct major infrastructure projects in the sector. They will trailblaze the design, build, finance and maintain approach for the upgrade of the 110km Haweswater Aqueduct from Cumbria to Greater Manchester. It is one of five […]
Key points: 👉At 11km it will be Australia’s longest road tunnel 👉It forms part of the A$4.5bn (£2.4bn) Great Western Highway upgrade between Katoomba and Lithgow 👉The tunnel will bypass the towns of Blackheath and Mount Victoria, currently on the route of the A32 highway through the mountainous region some 150km west of Sydney 👉The […]
⚡| £120M Fund to secure our energy supply and boost cutting-edge nuclear projects opens for business
⚡| £120M Fund to secure our energy supply and boost cutting-edge nuclear projects opens for business Key Points 👉£120 million Future Nuclear Enabling Fund 👉Designed to unlock and accelerate new nuclear technologies while encouraging new players into the market opened on May 13th. 👉The Future Nuclear Enabling Fund (FNEF) will help to realise the government’s […]
Key Points: 👉 210m three-storey high pier 👉 10 new departure gates 👉 Six airport nodes with fixed link bridges 👉 20-month construction programme will get underway in the second quarter of 2023. Read more: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6931886071341305856
This junction is one of the busiest on the network, with almost 300,000 journeys every day. Key Points: 👉Four new slip roads for the M25 Junction 10 roundabout which will be elongated. 👉M25 will increase from three to four lanes through the junction, with the A3 becoming four lanes either side of the Junction 10 roundabout. 👉Improvements […]
♻️| SSE Renewables has selected STRABAG UK to undertake exploratory works for the planned pumped hydro storage scheme at Coire Glas.
Key Points: 👉 1,500MW proposed scheme 👉 The project will provide essential information on the nature of underground conditions. 👉 Findings will be used to inform the final decision on whether to proceed with the Coire Glas project. 👉 The tunnel created will be approximately 4m wide and up to 1km long 👉 Strabag UK […]
🛣| National Highways has launched a further consultation seeking views on 26 proposed design changes to the Lower Thames Crossing project.
The local refinement consultation gives the public the opportunity to have their say on some local changes to the project. The three shortlisted bidders are: · BFV JV; comprising BAM Nuttall Ltd, Ferrovial Construction and VINCI Construction Grands Projets · Bouygues Murphy Joint Venture (BMJV); comprising Bouygues Construction Travaux Publics and J. Murphy & Sons Limited · Dragados-Hochtief Joint Venture (DH JV); comprising @Dragados and HOCHTIEF Infrastructure Follow the link to […]
🚇| L.A. Metro’s East San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor accepted into FTA’s expedited delivery program
The 6.7-mile light-rail project becomes the second to enter the pilot program intended to speed delivery of certain transit capital projects. The project’s current capital cost is estimated at $3.635 billion with FTA intending to obligate 25 percent of the final net capital project cost or $908.75 million, which ever is the less amount. The […]
ACCIONA will be hosting a Meet the Buyer event on Thursday May 19th. ACCIONA will offer a brief presentation on the ERF Project, covering the construction process and key milestones. Attending businesses will be allocated a dedicated slot to meet with one of the ACCIONA procurement team to discuss opportunities as part of the ERF project. Click […]