Brisbane to build combined road/rail tunnel
Australia's Queensland Government has revealed concept designs for what would be the world's first double-deck bus and rail tunnel to replace the planned Cross River Rail project.
World Highways – 11/22/2013
Cost increases for major Chilean highway project
The cost of Chile's Vespucio Oriente highway project is increasing, while its completion also looks set to be delayed.
World Highways – 11/20/2013
Bolivian Government to invest US$129.3mn in Moxos-Trinidad road
A project to improve Bolivia's existing 77.8km road between San Ignacio de Moxos and Trinidad will cost US$129.3 million, the government has announced.
World Highways – 11/8/2013
West Russia to benefit from more than 2bn Euro investment in road upgrades
Road construction and renovation works worth more than ?2billion combined are earmarked for three different areas of west Russia.
World Highways – 11/7/2013
Brazil opens tenders for highway concessions
Two major highway concessions are being opened for tender in Brazil. The deals are for two, 30-year concessions worth some US$5.43 billion.
World Highways – 10/28/2013
Moscow region's governor seeks assistance with highway project
Moscow region governor Andrey Vorobyev has sent a letter to the Minister of Transport Maxim Sokolov asking for assistance with expansion of the Starosheremetyevskoye highway.
World Highways – 10/21/2013
Majority of Ontario Road Infrastructure Costs Paid by Motorists
Ontario drivers pay almost the full cost of the roads they use, according to a Conference Board of Canada report released Dec. 18, 2013.
AED – 10/21/2013
Tenders opening for several key Brazilian highways
In Brazil the tender process is opening for the BR-060 highway. The BR-060 highway will be a substantial project as this is a 1,176km route connecting Brasilia with Goiania.
World Highways – 10/14/2013
Qatar is planning a huge investment in infrastructure
Qatar has plans to invest up to US$100 billion on infrastructure projects. This proposed spending plan forms part of Qatar's National Vision 2030 programme.
World Highways – 10/11/2013
Progress in talks on new Sydney toll road
Toll roads operator Transurban says it has made good progress in its talks with the New South Wales government on a US$2.5 billion tunnel proposal for Sydney's north.
World Highways – 10/10/2013