Latest Transport News

  • Italian contractor wins Russian highway

    The construction contract for the highway connecting Moscow and Kazan was awarded to Italian state-owned contractor Anas

  • Further delay for German road PPP

    The bids for Germany’s B247 road PPP have once again been pushed back – by 3 months this time – to give bidders more time to prepare because of the Covid-19 lock-down

  • Vinci wins another Grand Paris contract

    Vinci was yesterday awarded the construction contract for the Line 15 South section of Paris Grand Express project

  • Australian consortium forms for hydrogen fuel cell buses

    A consortium bringing together a transport operator, an infrastructure fund manager, a logistics company, a gases, chemicals and equipment company and a fuel cell manufacturer, has formed in Australia to collaborate on a project for deploying hydrogen fuel cell buses

  • Slovenia launches airport PPP

    The Slovenian Ministry of Infrastructure has extended an invitation for EOIs to operate and maintain the struggling Maribor Edvard Rusjan Airport

  • Polish PPP BAFO pushed back

    The deadline to submit best and final offers for the fourth stage of the Krakow Fast Tram PPP has been push back to the end of July

  • Cameroon awards road toll PPP project

    Cameroon’s Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Public Works has awarded a €230 million contract to a joint venture of Egis and RAZEL BEC to develop a road toll PPP

  • ANI reactivates Solarte's road

    Colombia’s national infrastructure agency has reactivated the Santana – Mocoa – Neiva toll road

  • Oklahoma closes on TIFIA loan

    The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority has closed on a $112 million TIFIA loan for the Gilcrease Expressway in West Tulsa

  • Tender starts for Peru port's tunnel contract

    Cosco Shipping Ports Chancay Peru has started the bidding process for the construction of the tunnel that will connect to the largest port in the country, the Multipurpose Port Terminal of Chancay.

  • Adam Hesketh joins KPMG

    KPMG has hired Adam Hesketh as managing director in its transport team

  • Norway shortlists 3 for transport PPP

    The Norwegian awarding authority, Statens Vegvesen, has today shortlisted 3 consortia for the RV555 road PPP

  • Lack of interest slows Bulgarian procurement

    The deadline for registering interest for Bulgaria’s Plovdiv Airport PPP has been extended to 10 July due to lack of interest

  • Malta extends tunnel pre-qualification to June

    The deadline for pre-qualification questionnaires for Malta’s Gozo Tunnel PPP has been pushed back to early June

  • Tender out for PNG transport consultant

    ADB has issued a tender on 21 May recruiting a consultant for preparation of a feasibility study and detailed engineering design for a package of three highway and port projects in Papua New Guinea

  • ANI terminates railroad contract in Colombia

    Colombia’s National Infrastructure Agency (ANI) has terminated the Red Férrea del Pacífico railroad concession following "serious and direct breach" of the contract

  • Beijing Airport appoints CFO

    Beijing Capital International Airport Co has appointed Li Zhiyong as chief financial officer, effective immediately, following the resignation of the former CFO in March

  • Brazil prepares 2022 roads auction

    Brazil’s Ministry of Infrastructure has signed a contract with the country’s development bank BNDES to develop technical studies for several roads concessions.

  • Kendro joins RS&H

    Ryan Kendro has joined RS&H as senior program management consultant