UOB (United Overseas Bank) has launched a new Smart City Sustainable Finance Framework. UOB is a Singapore based bank which started operation
The Rapid Transit System (RTS) that will link Malaysia and Singapore has held a virtual ground breaking ceremony for the Light Rail Transit (LRT) project.
A consortium led by China Construction First Group has won the bid for Section 3 of the Beijing sub-centre integrated transportation hub (ITH).
The Rapid Transit System (RTS) that will link Malaysia and Singapore may start construction by the end of November.
Work has commenced on the construction of a new wastewater treatment plant in Palembang. Palembang lies on the Indonesian island of Sumatra.
air taxi startup Lilium has named Orlando as the location of its first US hub. The move will put 20 million Florida residents within the potential range
After running more than 400 tests at their DevLoop 500m test track in Las Vegas, Nevada, Virgin Hyperloop has now successfully carried its first passengers.
Malaysia, Tengku Zafrul Aziz, has reaffirmed the country’s commitment to growing their transport infrastructure
Australia to construct AU$36 billion Asian Renewable Energy Hub (AREH) which will produce “Green Hydrogen”
The Australian government has given their backing to the AU$36 billion Asian Renewable Energy Hub (AREH) project as it announced that it has
The Berlin Brandenburg Airport Willy Brandt (code: BER) has had a catalogue of embarrassing problems and delays but has now opened
A metro train in the Netherlands had an extremely lucky escape after running through a barrier at the end of its tracks
Taiwan’s Ministry of Transportation and Communications has selected the alignment for the extension of the Taiwan High Speed Rail (THSR) network. Currently, the THSR network runs from Kaohsiung City in the south of the island, up through the heavily populated cities of Taiwan’s western region, and ends in Taipei City. The extended line will travel
Australia’s federal government has announced that construction of the passenger terminal at the new AU$5.3billion Western Sydney International Airport will start construction by the end of 2021. The project in the Badgerys Creek area, 40 km west of Sydney’s central business district, has short-listed several contractors for the project. Although the overall cost of the
The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) has told the media that the 220-km-long high-speed rail project linking Thailand’s three airports will be delayed. The three airports to be linked with high speed rail include Suvarnabhumi, Don Mueang, and U-Tapao. “The budget to demolish infrastructure to make way for the new high-speed system has not been approved,”
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a US$1bn loan to support construction of the Delhi–Meerut Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS). The 82km Delhi–Meerut RRTS network will be the country’s fastest railway line, operating at up to 160km per hour, and is expected to have a total cost of US$3.94bn. The project is part of three priority
Architects from around Asia have discussed how Covid-19 has affected their businesses and how the industry can adapt and survive. You can view their webinars here:
The B1M provides an excellent overview of the tallest Skyscrapers currently under construction: And here is their 2019 video on the same topic:
A steel-frame gave way yesterday during cross-head concreting works as part of construction for Kuala Lumpur’s latest light rail line; the Klang Valley Light Rail Transit Line 3. The temporary structure was located opposite the TM Point retail outlet and the Meru wet market. Sections of Jalan Meru are now closed for the next few
Singapore’s Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan announced yesterday that construction of Changi Airport Terminal 5 will be suspended for at least two years. The moves comes as a blow to the construction industry in Sinagpore, as major construction contracts for the project were due to be awarded soon. Changi Airport Group has already temporarily closed
Pakistan’s Central Development Working Party has approved a uS$7.2 billion project to upgrade the railway connections between Karachi and Peshawar. The 1,872km rail line will be developed as part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and will link Kashgar in China, with Pakistan’s Gwadar Port. CPEC is a $60bn project has been under construction since