Contract awarded for new station at La Sagrera, Barcelona. Spain

ADIF, an independent body of the Ministry of Development, has awarded the contract for the road and rail accesses to the La Sagrera railway station, in Barcelona, to the UTE (Temporary Union of Companies) formed by the companies Copisa, FCC, Ferrovial and Rubau, for 222.8 million euros.  The future intermodal station at La Sagrera will integrate high-speed, regional and local rail traffic, the Metro, buses and taxis, and it is forecast that it will be used by 100 million passengers a year.