Tag: Metropolitan


‘Unacceptable’ Injury Rate Suspends LA Purple Line Construction

October 26, 2022

Via: ENR

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority ordered a temporary halt of work on its $2.4-billion Purple Line Section 2 subway extension project over “serious and ongoing safety concerns” that officials said contractor Tutor Perini/O&G has not adequately addressed. The […]

Construction Processes, Financial, Sustainability

New York’s MTA needs billions in federal funding after COVID-19 crisis

July 7, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

Just weeks after New York’s Metropolitan Transit Authority announced it was beginning its largest capital program ever, COVID-19 hit the region, and the area quickly became the epicenter of the coronavirus infection in the U.S. As the state grappled with […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

DC Metro awards $214M Potomac Yard Metrorail contract to Halmar-Schiavone JV

September 12, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

A great deal of planning goes into rail station design and construction with passenger comfort in mind, but also with the end goal of increasing ridership. It’s all about easy and convenient access. According to the Washingtonian, the Metro came […]

Construction Processes, Design, Financial

Los Angeles Metro outlines $6.6B spending program

May 29, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

Dive Brief: The Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority has prepared a 2018 to 2019 budget that includes spending of $6.6 billion, Curbed Los Angeles reported. The budget, which the Metro Board authorized at a meeting on May 24, is the […]