Mott MacDonald has been retained as lenders’ technical advisor by Poort van Den Haag for the new Supreme Court building in The Hague, the Netherlands. The consultancy will carry out construction and operations monitoring during the next phases of the public–private partnership (PPP) project, which reached financial close on 23 January 2013.
27 February 2013
New Quito International Airport opens
The new Mariscal Sucre International airport in Quito, Ecuador, has officially opened following an inauguration by President of Ecuador, Rafael Correa. The last flight from the old airport departed at 19.07 on 19 February. Project stakeholders concluded a highly complex overnight transfer of operations to the new airport, 15km to the east of the city in just 14 hours. The new airport opened its doors and received its first aircraft at 09:07 local time on 20 February.
26 February 2013
Mott MacDonald appoints Mike Haigh to Group board
Mott MacDonald has appointed Mike Haigh to its Group board. Mike is currently responsible for the consultancy’s business throughout the Middle East and South Asia (MESA) region, covering all of the Group’s sectors and services.
25 February 2013
Mott MacDonald helps improve water supply in Indonesia
Mott MacDonald is providing technical assistance for a project that will address water shortages in Indonesia’s third largest city, Bandung, and its surrounding areas.
Mott MacDonald has been named lenders’ technical and environmental advisor by Bilkent Ankara Entegre Saglik Hizmetleri Yatirim Ve Isletme Anonim Sirketi on the Ankara Bilkent Integrated Health Campus development in Turkey. The consultancy will also provide construction and operational monitoring services for subsequent phases of the project.
20 February 2013
Mott MacDonald awarded Phase Two HS2 package
Mott MacDonald has been appointed to provide engineering services for the Birmingham to Leeds route for Phase Two of HS2. The work will include developing the initial concept engineering designs for the scheme consultation which will begin later this year.
Mott MacDonald has been appointed as detailed design engineer for six stations by Larsen and Toubro, the company which is implementing the Hyderabad metro development in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India.
13 February 2013
Mott MacDonald appoints new managing director for its programme and commercial management business
Mott MacDonald has appointed Andy Willis as managing director of its programme and commercial management business. He succeeds Chris Spearing who has become managing director of the company’s water and environment division.
12 February 2013
Mott MacDonald completes technical advisor role on Dawei Development Project, Myanmar
Mott MacDonald has completed its role as technical advisor for a new commercial gateway in Myanmar being developed in response to increased trade and economic growth in South East Asia and South China. The Dawei Development project, which is being implemented by the Dawei Development Company, includes a new deep sea port, industrial estates and transport and utility links.
30 January 2013
Mott MacDonald appointed lead design engineer for £5.1 million Llandudno Station renovation, Wales
Mott MacDonald has been appointed by Buckingham Group Contracting Limited as lead design engineer for the renovation of Llandudno railway station in north Wales. The £5.1 million scheme is being delivered by Network Rail on behalf of the Welsh Government and is part of the Department for Transport's National Stations Improvement Programme. The project has been supported by the European Regional Development Fund, through the Welsh Government.