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AECOM Designs World’s First LEED Platinum Arena

September 27, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Lifecycle

SACRAMENTO  — AECOM has designed the first indoor sports venue to achieve LEED Platinum certification. Golden 1 Center, home of the NBA Sacramento Kings, has earned the highest score for a sports venue in the LEED program and placed in the top three percent…

Arup and Jacobs Appointed as Designers for Bruce Highway Upgrade – Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway

September 23, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Lifecycle

In a joint venture with Jacobs, Arup has been appointed as designer for the Fulton Hogan Seymour Whyte Joint Venture (FHSW JV) to construct the Bruce…

Birmingham New Street Station Celebrates First Anniversary of Reopening

September 20, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Lifecycle

One year on from its reopening by her Majesty the Queen on September 20, 2015, visitors to Birmingham New Street station are enjoying a step-change in…

Amec Foster Wheeler Wins Contract for Second CFB Unit in the Philippines

September 19, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Lifecycle

Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that it has been awarded a contract by JGC Corporation to design and supply a circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) steam generator for the SEC210 Phase 2 Project in the Philippines for Sarangani Energy Corp. (SEC), part of Alsons…

Jacobs Secures Design Role on Darlington Upgrade Project in Australia

September 15, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Lifecycle

PASADENA, Calif.- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today it is part of a design joint venture sub-contracted by the Gateway South Consortium which was recently selected to design and construct the Darlington Upgrade project in Adelaide, Australia.…

Atkins Designed Substation Installed at DONG Energy’s Race Bank Offshore Wind Farm

September 14, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Lifecycle

The first of two Atkins-designed offshore substations for Race Bank offshore wind farm has been successfully installed at the site in the North Sea, a milestone achievement in the wind farm’s offshore construction phase. As a critical piece of infrastructure,…

AECOM Selected by INDOT for MAASTO Truck Parking Design

September 9, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Lifecycle

LOS ANGELES  — AECOM, a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, announced today that it has been selected by the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) to provide design services for its initial Truck Parking Information Management System…

Unicorns Exist. They Live in Sweden

September 9, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Lifecycle

It’s Tuesday morning and 20 people are gathered around a table, facing a large screen. What they are looking at is a 3D model of the new subway line in Stockholm, a massive and very complex project. They are all specialists with different expertise and they…

HDR to Design Airport Runway Rehabs in Florida and Kentucky

September 1, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Lifecycle

HDR continues to grow its aviation planning and engineering practice, most recently by adding commercial airfield rehabilitation contracts in Florida and Kentucky. "These projects strengthen HDR's qualifications for airfield design per the latest Federal Aviation…

Cardno Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Expert Publishes Article on Reducing Risks During SUE Project Work

August 30, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Lifecycle

Cardno’s Aaron Hopkins has authored an article, “Subsurface Utility Engineering Benefits Trenchless Installation,” which has been published in the June 15, 2016, issue of Trenchless Technology magazine. Although subsurface utility engineering (SUE) has…