Top Global Infrastructure Projects Set New Industry Standards

CG/LA Infrastructure Inc. announced the recipients of its 2014 Project of the Year Awards. The awards honor the leaders driving the next generation’s most transformative global infrastructure projects in five categories: strategic, finance, engineering, job creation and green/new infrastructure.

"The G-20 recently vowed to raise global GDP by 2 percent above the trend line through increased investment in infrastructure. The Projects of the Year Awards recipients are the groundbreaking projects that show how we will transform that goal into reality,” said CG/LA Infrastructure President and CEO Norman F. Anderson.  “The awards honor the leaders who are creating transformative infrastructure projects critical to creating growth and opportunities in their countries.”    

“CG/LA’s Project of the Year Awards identify the exemplary infrastructure projects that set new standards for the industry," said Leigh Jasper, Chief Executive Officer at Aconex, sponsor of the 2014 Global Project of the Year awards.

The winners are as follows:

Strategic Project of the Year:

  • North-South Corridor, Africa;

Job Creation Project of the Year:

  • North-South Corridor, Africa;

Green/New Infrastructure Project of the Year: (Tie)

  • Lima Metro Line 3, Peru;
  • Gujarat International Finance – Tec City, India;

Finance Project of the Year:

  • Umbulan Water Supply PPP Project, Indonesia;

Engineering Project of the Year:

  • Crossrail 2, United Kingdom;