Industry figures have hailed a deal struck over a cancelled infrastructure scheme in Australia for averting a major crisis for the sector.
Specialist heavy lifting contractor Mammoet has released images of the 16-hour operation to lift a 1,700t tunnel boring machine cutter to the surface in Seattle.
New Grand Paris metro promoter the Société du Grand Paris has published details on the eight civil engineering contracts that will be available for tender.
Frankfurt Airport is to spend up to €3bn (£2.2bn) on a new terminal.
A new loan has been agreed to develop the airport at Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt.
A civil engineering project of an epic scale could take place in the next few years after Russia revealed plans to build a superhighway that could link to the US.
Global cities must start developing underground space to free up traffic and reduce urban blight. And some of the cost can be offset by unlocking the freed up above-ground space, as Ben Cronin discovers.