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Vinci subsidiary in for €120m rail build in France
Rail operator SNCF Reseau awards five-year contract to renovate 675km of French rail network
EU grant of up to €17.5m for maglev start-up
Next-generation high-speed trains could be built to run on existing tracks
HS2 trials 100-tonne electric drilling rig
Bauer prototype produces 1,200kg less CO2 than diesel rig on Balfour Beatty Vinci JV site
Implenia wins €94m tunnel contract in Stockholm
Swiss contractor to design and build 2km-long connecting tunnel for city’s metro system
Fehmarnbelt link factory tops out
Roof installed on first of three halls set to produce 217m-long concrete elements for undersea tunnel
UK’s HS2 harnesses AI for future stations
OpenSpace Group to lead on digital initiative to put passengers at heart of new station designs
Construction starts on UK’s longest railway bridge
Align JV begins key London phase of the controversial High Speed 2 rail project
Vinci awarded Grand Paris Express overhead station contract
Vinci Construction has been awarded a further contract on the France-based project
€22bn Crossrail project completed in London
Central section of 117km underground line – renamed the Elizabeth Line – now open to passengers
Webuild completes 24km of Brenner Base Tunnel
A milestone has been reached on the project that will connect Italy and Austria via rail
Bentley praised for work on €825m UK rail project
Tech firm’s ProjectWise system aids collaboration between 30 companies on London’s Bank station
Implenia to build Norway’s longest rail bridge
Swiss contractor expected to use digital design and BIM to construct 1km Tangenvika bridge
Webuild tests autonomous prototype
Remote-controlled prototype able to be used as a substitute to workers during tunnel exploration
Ferrovial wins €438m contract on Grand Paris Express
Spanish construction giant will bore a 6.7km tunnel section as part of the Paris Metro line 18 in France
Major Serbian infrastructure projects for CRBC
Chinese state-owned contractor expands belt and road initiative with road and bridge builds
Turkey to get €2.1bn in green financing from UK
New high-speed railway project from Ankara to Izmir will receive UK financing 
Five overbudget megaprojects
Financial constraints, governmental disagreements and the pandemic are just some factors responsible for the incompletion, and overspending, of some of the world’s megaprojects
Covid recovery funds to aid Croatian rail
Key projects earmarked to receive €224 million of the country’s EU package
Ferrovial wins €171m Spanish rail build
Contractor to partner with Acciona on high-speed line in Murcia and Almería
Giant electric cranes deployed on HS2 sites
Three emissions-free Liebherr cranes, including the 250-tonne LR1250E crawler, are among just five in the world 
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