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Chicago’s Red and Purple Modernization Program reaches major milestone with completion of critical rail bypass

November 24, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Eliminating bottleneck at junction where up to 150,000 riders travel daily is a centerpiece of the program   CHICAGO, IL -TSX, NYSE:STN Stantec, a global leader in sustainable design and engineering, celebrates the opening of the Red-Purple Bypass, a…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $158.1 Million Grant Award for Northwest Extension Phase II Light Rail Project in Phoenix

November 23, 2021 - in Financial, Transit

PHOENIX – U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Administrator Nuria Fernandez today joined officials…

San Diego Mid-Coast Trolley Blue Line Now Open to Public

November 23, 2021 - in News, Transit

WSP USA was lead environmental and engineering consultant and helped secure $1 billion in federal funds for light rail extension connecting UC-San Diego…

Skanska is expanding the Stockholm metro in Nacka, Sweden, for about SEK 1.2 billion

November 16, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Skanska has signed a contract with The Stockholm Regional Council to build a new stage of Stockholm’s metro in Nacka, Sweden. The contract is worth about SEK 1.2 billion which will be included in the Nordic order bookings for the fourth quarter of 2021.…

Seattle’s Northgate Link Extension Now Open for Service

October 6, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

WSP USA provided Sound Transit with final design service for an underground and elevated guideway rail extension that connects Downtown Seattle with city’s northern neighborhoods.   SEATTLE — The Northgate Link Extension, a new 4.3-mile, three-station…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $60.9 Million Grant Award for Albany Washington Western Bus Rapid Transit Project

September 28, 2021 - in Transit

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a construction grant award of $60.9 million to the Capital District Transportation Authority (CDTA) for the Albany Washington Western Bus Rapid Transit…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $24.9 Million Grant Award for the Mill Plain Bus Rapid Transit Project in Vancouver, Washington

September 28, 2021 - in Transit

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a construction grant award of $24.9 million to the Clark County Public Transportation Benefit Area (C-TRAN) for the Mill Plain Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)…

Balfour Beatty and Stantec selected by Jacksonville Transportation Authority to expand downtown transit with AV technology

September 16, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Ultimate Urban Circulator Program will transform the City’s transportation system   Jacksonville, FL (September 15, 2021) NYSE, TSX: STN Leading global design firm Stantec, as part of the Balfour Beatty Vision 2 Reality (V2R) Team, has been selected…

Arup/WSP Joint Venture to provide planning and engineering services for BART Link21 Program

September 3, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Multi-project initiative will transform Northern California’s 21-county passenger rail network into a better-connected system that is fast, safe, efficient, equitable and reliable.   SAN FRANCISCO — Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) has selected Arup/WSP…

Stantec Selected to Lead Two Strategic Plans for Transit-Oriented Communities Under Federal Transit Administration Grant Program

August 19, 2021 - in News, Projects, Transit

Raleigh, North Carolina and Riverside, California look to prioritize equitable transit access along growing corridors   Raleigh, NC and Los Angeles, CA: (August 19, 2021) Global integrated design firm Stantec’s Urban Places practice has been awarded…