Los Angles based AECOM Technology Corp has recently been awarded two passenger railway contracts in India for a total of $50m.
The two contracts will cover work on the passenger railways services connecting the cities of Chennai and Kolkata. AECOM will complete projects totalling $30m as part of the $3bn Chennai Metro project, which includes two rail lines spanning approximately 28 miles, as well as 36 stations and a depot.
The company will complete another $20m-worth of work as part of the $1bn Kolkata Metro Rail project, which encompasses work on the Kolkata East-West line covering approximately 11 miles through the city centre and 12 stations.
Both projects are scheduled for completion in 2015.