News Archive

Nashville’s mayor unveils $5.2 billion transit infrastructure plan

On October 17, Nashville’s Mayor Megan Barry announced a $5.2 billion transportation and infrastructure investment plan called “Let’s Move Nashville.” The solution calls for existing bus service improvements, 26 miles of new light rail line, four rapid bus routes, and an underground tunnel through downtown Nashville, Tennessee, that will connect the new light rail network from north to south. Read more

Shieldhall breaks through

Costain/VINCI Construction Grands Projets JV (CVJV) has completed the construction phase of Scotland’s biggest waste water tunnel, the 5km long, 4.7m diameter Shieldhall Tunnel following the breakthrough of its 5.51m diameter Herrenknecht slurry TBM on the evening of the 12th October. Read more

Golder announces purchase of UK based Alan Auld Group

Global engineering and consulting company, Golder Associates, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the assets and ongoing operations of the Alan Auld Group of Companies. Read more

MWD approves $4.3bn in funding for California’s WaterFix tunnel project

The Metropolitan Water District (MWD) has officially endorsed the mammoth California WaterFix tunnel project, approving Southern California’s $4.3bn share of the megaproject. Read more

China Railway Tunnel Group win on CCL6

Singapore’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded the civil contract for Circle Line 6 (CCL6) Prince Edward Station and its associated tunnels to China Railway Tunnel Group Co., Ltd (Singapore Branch). Read more

Watercare seeks Expressions of Interest

New Zealand’s largest water company, Watercare is seeking expressions of interest to construct Auckland’s new Central Interceptor wastewater project. The scheme includes the boring of a 13km long, 4.5m i.d. tunnel. In detailed design for the last three years, bids will be invited for the construction of the Central Interceptor in two stages. Read more

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