Archives for November 2015

BRT moves more people outside Montreal

Multiple busses travel down the reserved BRT lanes away from De Le Gapp Station in Gatineau, Quebec, Canada. The Rapibus project is a bus rapid transit system for the Société de Transport de l’Outaouais (STO). AECOM was hired to provide engineering, architectural, program, and construction services for the STO in expanding the 17km route at […]

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Dinner and dancing in downtown Milan

Visitors gather for night time shopping and dinner departures at Piazza Gae Aulenti in Milan, Italy. The new piazza sits at the heart of the Porta Nuova Garibaldi development adjacent to Milan’s main train station. Architects at AECOM’s London and San Francisco office won a design competition to provide landscape architecture and other design services […]

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CBD in Singapore gets polish and shine

Visitors to the central business district in Singapore walk around the Fountain of Wealth along new plazas and pedestrian zones. Landscape architects from AECOM completed planning and design services for the Suntec Plazas project. The scope focussed on connecting pedestrians to shopping, restaurants, residential, and office uses to the nearby convention center. Special paving design, […]

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Getting Lac-Mégantic cleaned up and safe

AECOM site supervisor and PE, Robert White (R) talks with Jean Deschesnes about ongoing operations and safety at an Environmental cleanup project at Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, Canada. AECOM was brought on board to coordinate, manage, and guide the environmental cleanup efforts to remove 6 million litres of spilled light crude oil from the Lac-Mégantic Oil train […]

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Rail lines expanding and updating in Canada

A VIA Rail train arrives at a new station to pick up more passengers in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada. AECOM’s staff in the Toronto and Montreal offices worked together providing engineering, architectural, and construction services for the $ 7 million project. The project, included the addition of one new main-line track and a second platform while […]

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Variety of spaces greet visitors in Shenzhen

A resident rides a bike through a plaza and amphitheater of the Shenzhen 1 City mixed-use community in Shenzhen, China. AECOM Designers from both the Shenzhen and San Francisco offices worked on planning and landscape architecture services for the project. The staff created many different types of spaces promoting residential units, retail space, mass transit, […]

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Plaid is the new black

Plaid fabric pops off a white environment in the Village Roadshow Entertainment Group’s lobby in Los Angeles, California. AECOM’s staff in the Los Angeles office completed interior architecture and design for the project. Areas designed included the front entry and lobby, conference rooms, executive offices, core hallways, administrative workstations, storage areas, and kitchen. This exposure […]

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Art along the morning commute

A rider waits to board an arriving metro train in front of artwork on a glass partition wall at the new Union Station Second Platform in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. AECOM provided engineering services and architectural design for the expansion and renovation of the station. This expansion doubles the size of the current subway platform to […]

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