Latest Transport News

  • World Bank to lend on Egyptian railway safety project

    The World Bank has approved a $440 million loan for the government of Egypt’s $681.1 million railway modernisation programme to improve safety and service quality

  • Deadline extended for Georgia city airport

    The City of Atlanta’s Department of Procurement, on behalf of the Department of Aviation has extended the deadline for interested companies to respond to an RFP seeking a private partner to DBFOM a Modern Air Cargo Facility at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

  • FNPs announced for Ontario transit projects

    Infrastructure Ontario has selected First Negotiations Proponents to DBF the Scarborough Subway Extension Advanced Tunnel and Eglinton Crosstown West Extension projects

  • Stromsoe joins HSBC as it expands alternatives platform

    HSBC has today added to its alternatives team with the appointment of Michael Stromsoe as head of investor relations

  • DP World and CDPQ tap into Indonesia port

    Indonesia-based Maspion Group last Friday (7 March 2021) signed an agreement with international private investors for the development of an international container port and industrial logistics park in Gresik, East Java, Indonesia

  • Mannolini appointed NAIF acting chair

    The Northern Australian Infrastructure Facility has on Sunday announced the appointment of board member Justin Mannolini as the acting chair of the organisation as it expands its current mandate

  • CDPQ to invest in $1.2bn greenfield Indonesian port

    CDPQ, DP World and Maspion Group have signed a contract for the construction of a $1.2 billion greenfield container port facility in Indonesia

  • French fund manager holds interim close

    SWEN Capital Partners has held an interim closing for its fourth flagship infrastructure fund

  • Contractor shortlist for Maryland’s purple line transit P3

    The Purple Line Transit Partners has shortlisted 3 companies to manage the construction of the Purple Line P3 project

  • Huge response to Louisiana river bridge P3

    The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development has received 37 letters of interest to develop the I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge P3 project in Lake Charles

  • Shortlist for Edmonton LRV contract

    The City of Edmonton has shortlisted 3 bidders for a contract to provide 40 light rail vehicles for the Valley Line West LRT P3 project

  • Peru launches portfolio of water and infra projects

    Peru’s ministry of Housing, Construction and Sanitation (MVCS) has launched a portfolio of 50 water and sanitation and urban infrastructure projects

  • São Paulo to reschedule metro lines auction

    The audit court (TCU) of the Brazilian state of São Paulo has canceled the auction for the concession of Line 8 – Diamante and Line 9 – Esmeralda metro lines

  • Bidder protests Maryland PB selection for highway P3

    A losing bidder has filed a protest against the Maryland Department of Transportation’s selection of Accelerate Maryland Partners to develop phase 1 of the I-495 & I-270 P3 Programme

  • IJGlobal Awards 2020 – submissions… one week to go

    One week remains for submissions to be completed for the IJGlobal Awards 2020 and we are delighted to confirm that there has already been significant uptake… though there are quite a few entries that still need to be completed… and we want more