International infrastructure group Balfour Beatty’s professional services division Parsons Brinckerhoff has been awarded a £56m contract by the Public Works Authority of Qatar (Ashgal) for pre tender and post tender professional consulting services for the Qatar Expressway programme. The estimated construction cost for the project is over $1bn.
Balfour Beatty chief executive Andrew McNaughton said:
This win demonstrates the economic infrastructure skills and capability within the Group that we can bring to bear in growing markets globally. We look forward to successfully delivering the expressway project along with the roads and drainage and rail projects we are currently working on in Qatar.