WestConnex is part of Sydney’s integrated transport plan that is easing congestion, creating jobs and connecting communities. It’s also providing crucial support for the city’s long-term economic and population growth.
An inspiring mega project situated in Qatar, Pearl Gas to Liquids (GTL) is the world’s largest GTL project and source of GTL products. It produces a staggering 140,000 barrels a day, and 120,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day of natural gas liquids and ethane.
The UAE’s landmark, Emirates Aluminium Smelter Complex (EMAL), is situated at Khalifa Port Industrial zone in Abu Dhabi. The largest industrial project outside of UAE’S oil and gas sector, EMAL supports the country’s economic diversification agenda. This mega plant is now the largest single-site aluminum smelter in the world, producing 750,000 tons of aluminum a year. It is meeting growing production demands for this lightweight and more environmentally friendly metal.
In May 2018 Zealand University Hospital launched Denmark’s first driverless bus inside the hospital. Following its success, the plan is for more driverless buses to transport passengers between the hospital and the nearby Ølby Station.
Following public consultation in 2017, the Government announced the first wave of funding from the ‘National Roads Fund’ to be spent on the Major Road Network (MRN) and/or Large Local Major (LLM) schemes
The Purple Line is a new 16.2 mile, light rail transit line, running east-west between Bethesda, Maryland, and New Carrollton, Maryland. The first direct suburb-to-suburb rail link in the region, the project will connect five major activity centers just north of Washington DC with a total of 21 stations and platforms. It will also link commuters to existing transit, helping to ease the notoriously congested Capital Beltway region.
The El Paso Streetcar Project is a 4.8-mile route that will connect key businesses, commercial, medical, entertainment, and government institutions. The service started in 1882 with mule-drawn trolleys, and by the turn of the century had become fully electric. In the 50s it was using 17 iconic Presidents’ Conference Committee streetcars to transport hundreds of passengers across El Paso City, and into neighbouring Mexico. The system was discontinued in 1974 due to low demand – and the conference
SNC-Lavalin is pleased to announce that it has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) contract from NEXA Resources for the Aripuanã polymetallic project in the state of Mato Grosso, in the Central-West of Brazil.
Currently Las Bambas is in operation, exploiting mineral resources from Ferrobamba deposit. The mine life has been projected until 2033.
Las Bambas has performed two translocations of Liolaemus sp. gr. Montanus, the first one in December 2017 and the second one in July 2018. These translocations require periodic monitoring to follow the progress of the liberated population and their offspring, generations' duration and population viability in the receiving site
Spatial planning has a major influence on traffic movement and growth on the Strategic Road Network (SRN). To support sustainable economic development and regeneration, traffic growth will need to be accommodated whilst ensuring a balance with Highways England’s objectives set out in Strategic Business Plan (2015-2020) and the Delivery Plan (2015-2020
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