28 août 2017 | Business Standard MMRDA appoints consultant for Metro 4 corridor

The Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMRDA) has appointed a consortium comprising DB Engineering & Consulting, Hill International and Louis Berger to serve as consultants for design and construction of the Mumbai Metro Line 4. Their work will include design, procurement assistance, construction management, supervision, system integration, interface management, testing and commissioning of the entire Metro-4 corridor. Louis Berger also served as independent engineer and owner's representative for the Mumbai Metro Line 1

18 août 2017 | Business Standard Sagarmala is the first port of call for specialised firms

Through the Sagarmala project, the Indian government aims to promote port-led development of the country's 7,500-km coastline, potentially navigable waterways, and strategic locations on key international maritime trade routes. Louis Berger, with more than 20 years of experience in India, is well-primed to provide engineering, architecture, program and construction management, environmental planning and economic development services to help further the project’s strategic goals.

9 août 2017 | The Metro Rail Guy DB-Hill-Louis Berger JV wins Mumbai Metro Line-4's GC contract

Louis Berger and consortium partners have been awarded the general consultant services contract for the Mumbai Metro Line 4. The metro line will connect Wadala, Ghatkopar, Mulund, Thane and Kasarvadavali through 32 elevated stations on the eastern side of Mumbai, India. Louis Berger also served as independent engineer and owner's representative for the Mumbai Metro Line 1.

4 août 2017 | State of New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection DEP promotes campaign asking Two Rivers area residents to help identify properties as part of flood resiliency planning

The Two Rivers, One Future campaign is a component of the New Jersey Fostering Regional Adaption through Municipal Economic Scenarios (NJ FRAMES) Project, which uses resiliency planning to help the Two Rivers Council of Mayors prepare for and respond to coastal hazards and flooding risks. In partnership with the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Louis Berger has developed an online map tool that allows area residents to #MapWhatMatters in the Two Rivers region of Monmouth County, New Jersey.

3 août 2017 | Construction Week Himalayan Wonder

The Chenani-Nashri tunnel is an engineering marvel that connects Jammu to Srinagar in Northern India. Louis Berger in joint-venture with LRP Consultants prepared a feasibility study, detailed project report (DPR) and engineering designs for the unique project.

19 juillet 2017 | The Hindu Kundannoor-Angamaly bypass DPR to be ready in a year

The National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) has selected Louis Berger to prepare the detailed project report (DPR) for the approximately 40-kilometer-long Kundannoor-Angamaly National Highway bypass. 

15 juillet 2017 | Construction World Perspective: With increased construction, there will be a need to procure or lease more equipment

Kshitish Nadgauda, senior vice president and managing director for Asia, shares his views with Construction World about India’s growing transportation infrastructure needs. 

14 juillet 2017 | Mass Transit James G. Bach Appointed International Division President at Louis Berger

James G. Bach has been appointed as the International division president of Louis Berger. The 35 year industry veteran takes the reigns for company operations in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East. Bach will operate from the Richmond, London office, where the company’s international division is headquartered.

29 juin 2017 | Austin Business Journal Texas tollway company out of bankruptcy with new owners and major funding infusion

Louis Berger's Andy Bailey has been named CEO of SH 130 Concession Co., the private entity that operates and maintains the 41-mile southern section of State Highway 130. Strategic Value Partners LLC (SVPGlobal) is leading the new ownership group, while Louis Berger has been hired to operate and maintain the roadway. Bailey said that SH 130 Concession Co. has come out of the Chapter 11 process as a “much stronger company.” He said the new ownership is committed to investing in upgraded infrastructure and technology to improve the tollway, attract more traffic and generate more revenue.

7 juin 2017 | Project Reporter Industry View: Kshitish Nadgauda, Senior Vice President and Managing Director for Asia

Kshitish Nadgauda shares his views on Louis Berger's core competencies. Nadgauda discusses ongoing and upcoming projects in India, such as the Chenani-Nashri tunnel, Rajasthan's Smart City, Kandla Smart Industrial Port City and Mangaluru Smart City.

26 mai 2017 | Samoa News New Satala power plant dedicated

Louis Berger Power, in partnership with the American Samoa Power Authority (ASPA) and local company Paramount Builders, opened the reconstructed Satala power plant in American Samoa. The plant provides resilient and reliable power to one of the world’s most remote islands, replacing a plant that was destroyed by a 2009 tsunami. Built by Samoans for American Samoa, the more efficient power plant should serve as a bridge to American Samoa's goal of 50% renewable energy by 2015.  More>

23 mai 2017 | Kuwait Times Jahra Road Development Project wins ACI’s award

Louis Berger’s Jahra Road Development Project was awarded the American Concrete Institute (ACI) Special Award for an Infrastructure Project and the Certificate of Excellence during the ACI-Kuwait Chapter’s annual awards banquet in Kuwait City. In collaboration with PACE, Louis Berger is the project designer and consultant on the Jahra Road Development Project, one of the largest of its kind in the Middle East.

22 mai 2017 | American Journal of Transportation Transportation construction industry leaders press members of Congress on Highway Trust Fund fix

Sofia Berger, senior vice president for U.S. transportation, was among 17 emerging leaders participating in the American Road & Transportation Builders Association Transportation Development Foundation’s (ARTBA-TDF) 2017 Industry Leader Development Program — an intensive introduction to federal legislative and regulatory processes. From May 16-18, the 2017 class was in Washington, D.C., to urge members of Congress to find a permanent revenue fix for the Highway Trust Fund and to fully fund the Fixing America's Surface Transportation (FAST) Act for FY 2018.

16 avril 2017 | Business Mirror US Ambassador inaugurates new Leyte facilities

U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim inaugurated classrooms and a livelihood-training center constructed by USAID's Rebuild project. Implemented by Louis Berger, the project to date has built 310 classrooms and 30 livelihood-support facilities to rehabilitate communities in typhoon-affected areas. It has also built 12 health facilities and provided sustainable livelihoods to over 1,000 sari-sari storeowners, 1,400 local entrepreneurs and 10,000 farmers and fisherfolk.

12 avril 2017 | The Hindu U.S. Firm to prepare DPR for bypass

Louis Berger will prepare a Detailed Project Report (DPR) for the proposed Kundannoor-Angamaly national highway bypass in Kochi, a city in the state of Kerala, India. The project entails a four-lane bypass, flanked by service roads on either side, to relieve congestion on a busy commuter corridor.

6 avril 2017 | FCPA Compliance & Ethics FCPA Compliance Report - Episode 321, Adelle Elia - Chief Integrity Officer at Louis Berger

PODCAST: Chief integrity officer Adelle Elia discusses how Louis Berger remains on the leading edge of responsible corporate culture, putting integrity at the forefront. 

2 avril 2017 | The Economic Times Chenani-Nashri tunnel is India’s longest, safest

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has formally inaugurated Chenani-Nashri, India’s longest roadway tunnel. The 9.28 kilometer-long tunnel is part of the 286-kilometer-long, four-lane Jammu-Srinagar highway project. Louis Berger worked as the project preparation and Detailed Project Reporting (DPR) consultant on the project.

25 mars 2017 | Business Recorder TEVTA to train 10,000 youth of South Punjab

The United States Agency for International Development-Punjab Youth Workforce Development Program (USAID-PYWDP) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (TEVTA) to upgrade selected vocational training institutes in four districts of Punjab, Pakistan. Louis Berger is facilitating skills development of 10,000 youth through the USAID-PYWDP.

28 février 2017 | Ethisphere Institute The 2016 Attorneys Who Matter

Nichole Pitts, vice president, international compliance and ethics officer at Louis Berger, has been recognized as one of the 2016 Attorneys Who Matter by the Ethisphere Institute. Read more >

27 février 2017 | Maine Public Lynn Farrington evaluates Maine’s infrastructure

Lynn Farrington, transportation engineer with Louis Berger and president of the Maine section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), took part in a discussion on Maine Public Radio about the state of Maine’s bridges, roads, schools, airports, water systems and public transportation.  Farrington co-authored the Maine Infrastructure Report Card, which gave the state an overall grade of C-.

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