Tag: light rail

Construction Processes, Financial

Kiewit-Parsons JV wins $806M Los Angeles Gold Line light rail contract

August 16, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

In its press release announcing the award, the authority said that the construction phase could generate as many as 16,000 jobs, which, in turn, would create up to $1 billion in labor income and up to $40 million in extra […]

Construction Processes, Financial

Seattle-area light rail, transportation plan busting $54B budget

March 8, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

Getting voters on board with the Central Puget Sound Regional Transit Authority’s (Sound Transit) $54 billion plan to improve and expand mass transit in and around Seattle was a hard sell in 2016, but ultimately successful. Just over 54% of […]

Construction Processes, Procurement

Seattle area starts $6.7B light rail and tunnel projects

February 12, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

The Central Puget Sound Regional Transit Authority (Sound Transit) is entering the assessment and early- development phases for $6.7 billion of light rail projects that will further connect Seattle with its western suburbs, according to the agency’s February 2018 Summary […]