All Road Building Articles

Road building: ahead of the curb
The demands of clients and lawmakers are driving new technology in road construction, Thomas Allen writes
US$84 million Bolivian highway completed
A new highway has been constructed in Bolivia, replacing what was one of the world’s most dangerous roads
Ethiopia to double road network
Ethiopian government plan to increase length of their road network to 200,000km
Australia’s biggest road development
A consortium has been shortlisted for a US$12.6 billion road development in Sydney, Australia
China to fund Sri Lankan road
Major highway project in Sri Lanka to be revived by US$1 billion from China
Salini Impregilo wins US Interstate contract
Salini Impregilo’s US subsidiary, The Lane Construction Corporation, wins Interstate contract
Megaproject to modernise Lima
US$700 million road project aims to integrate 11 districts in Peru’s capital city
Japanese loan green-lights road project
A US$87 million loan from Japan to the Philippines will be used to construct a major road
Major road infrastructure work in Jamaica
With support from the Export/Import Bank of China, infrastructure works have been approved
VINCI to build Auckland motorway
VINCI awarded US$513 million contract to create a new motorway connection in Auckland, New Zealand
Paseo del Bajo road corridor
Work underway on 7.1km road corridor, called Paseo del Bajo, that will improve connections in Buenos Aires
New road through Buenos Aires
Road corridor being built to improve connectivity between north and south of Argentina’s capital
Hong Kong contracts for Balfour Beatty
UK-based firm wins two contracts in Hong Kong worth total of US$1 billion
Connecting Paraguay
Inter-American Development Bank approves US$160 million loan for roadbuilding in Paraguay
Chilean motorway comes to life
Section of Santiago Lampa motorway in Chile put into service by FCC
New roads for Papua New Guinea
China signs US$4 billion agreement to upgrade Oceanian country’s infrastructure
Salini Impregilo for Florida highway
Italian construction firm awarded US$134.6 million road contract in Florida, US
FCC wins US$540 million contract
Spanish company chosen to widen first section of Inter-American Highway in Panama
Rio de Janeiro road project
Major project to connect bridge and roads in Brazilian city will cost US$136 million
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