Barcelona, Spain. The High Speed Rail Urban Integration Project involves a complex transformation of significant areas surrounding the new high-speed rail connecting Spain and France. AECOM was appointed to adapt and design the railway’s infrastructure to develop a modern, interconnected urban environment. The scheme involves the development of extensive residential, commercial and leisure spaces, including a 20,000 square metre park connecting around 180,000 people within a ten minute walk.
AECOM is working on the construction of an overpass bridge spanning the N1 freeway, South Africa’s busiest road. The Bridal Veil Road Overpass Bridge will provide a direct link between Midrand and Waterfall City, the largest greenfield urban concept development in South Africa.
Tuen Mun-Chek Lap Kok Link (TM-CLKL) highway project, Hong Kong. AECOM was selected in 2008 to be engaged from the investigation and preliminary design stage to the design and construction stage for this mega project. As Hong Kong’s deepest, largest and longest sub-sea road tunnel, TM-CLKL will comprise a 5.6-mile long dual, two-lane road between Tuen Mun and North Lantau,
AECOM is leading a consortium to deliver the Mumbai Metro Line 3 project in India.The project will be the first underground metro line to be built in the Mumbai metropolitan region, which has a population of close to 21 million. The line, when completed by 2020, is expected to provide much-needed relief to commuters.
We collaborated with Mckinlay and Winton Shire Councils to remotely survey 600+km of vital road network in Australia using cutting-edge Unmanned Aerial Systems technology. This was the first time a long range UAV was approved to travel beyond the line of site for road survey purposes — allowing infrastructure assessments to be performed in remote areas by way of 3D photogrammetry.
[Image: A Metropolitan Transportation Authority worker steps forward into the colossal yellow room taking shape beneath Manhattan, an astonishing and cavernous new part of the city’s East Sid…
AECOM was retained by the Arizona Department of Transportation to complete the biennial inspection of the Glen Canyon Dam Bridge in Page, Arizona. AECOM’s bridge inspection practice is one of the most distinguished in the US. The program combines more than 25 years of experience and 200 certified bridge inspectors and load raters who themselves are skilled bridge designers or full time inspectors,
Second Avenue Subway project, New York, NY, United States. An image of the east running tunnel of the new Second Avenue (SAS) system — the first major expansion of the MTA New York City transit subway system in more than 50 years, and an AECOM project. AECOM is the prime consultant for the engineering and design effort for the new Second Avenue Subway.
AECOM was responsible for construction management of the new bridge and streetcar system along with some constructability studies.