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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…

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…

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…

Americans Riding Public Transportation in Greater Numbers

July 23, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Some Areas Seeing More Than 80 Percent of Pre-Pandemic Ridership WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit Administration (FTA) announced today that transit ridership is rebounding in communities across the nation. Thanks to the…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $16 Million Funding Opportunity to Help Communities Prosper through Transit

July 6, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for $16.3 million in competitive grant funding for projects that help lift communities out of poverty…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Major Milestone for the Hudson Tunnel Project

June 1, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Action Allows Project of National Significance to Advance   The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today jointly issued the Final Environment Impact Statement (Final EIS)…

CAF Selects Infor to Power Parramatta Light Rail Project

April 30, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Infor signs long-term contract with CAF Australia to provide enterprise asset management solutions for light rail construction project in Western Sydney SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA  - Infor today announced that CAF Australia, a market leader in the design, manufacturing…