Construction covers the whole of life infrastructure development, from engineering, construction, operation and maintenance and manages the public works concessions, particularly in the field of transport and social infrastructures.
The organization has three specialised business units:
1) Bridges, Roads and Special Structures;
2) Railroads and Tunnels; and
3) Ports and Hydro, together with the areas of Engineering, Concessions and other businesses (Metal structures, Maintenance and Machinery).
In an increasingly globalised and complex world, ACCIONA is firmly committed to international consolidation and expansion as a key element in its growth and development strategy. Working in this direction, the company has developed and participated in some of the biggest work projects in the world over the last 50 years.
ACCIONA's experience in building roads covers more than 5,000 kilometres around the world. A leader in construction and engineering solutions, ACCIONA's Construction division has also become a global benchmark company in the construction of all kinds of bridges and viaducts: footbridges and arched, suspension or hanging bridges in concrete, metal or a combination of both.
ACCIONA has more than 100 years’ experience in the construction of rail infrastructure across hundreds of projects. It has designed and built more than 3,000 kilometres of lines, of which more than 1,200 km are high-speed. It has also participated in the construction of metro and light rail all over the world and has a long track record in underground works, where it stands out for its geotechnic research and the use of mechanical bores and ventilation systems, plus the definitive use of the tunnelling machine as the safest boring method to reduce working times.
In 2017, ACCIONA reached an agreement to acquire the Geotech Group (Geotech), which included a specialist rail arm of the business, Coleman Rail. Coleman Rail is a construction contractor specialising in Metro, Freight & Heavy Haul and Light Rail infrastructure. Coleman Rail boosts ACCIONA offering across the rail sector allowing us to undertake the design & construction of almost all of the individual components that collectively make up the fixed rail infrastructure of a rail network.
ACCIONA has undertaken several maritime projects for public and private customers worldwide. It has built innumerable ports, dry docks and shipyards, quayside berths and canals, and a large number of leisure marinas. This makes it a key player in driving the international trade of passengers and goods.
With accumulated experience in 34 concessions, ACCIONA is one of the main players in the private development of infrastructure worldwide, both in terms of the number of projects and revenues earned.
ACCIONA undertakes the private development, design, construction, finance, management, operation and maintenance of infrastructure; in the form of social infrastructure: universities and hospitals – transport infrastructure: roads, rail and ports.
ACCIONA's Engineering has all of the know-how accumulated by the ACCIONA Group over more than 50 years. It is involved in all areas of civil and industrial engineering, architecture, consulting, innovation and the environment. It has undertaken projects in more than 60 countries in the last 5 years, and comprises the following specialised business units: Roads, Railways, Metros and Tramways, Airports, Infrastructure Management, Architecture and Urban Planning, Waterworks, Maritime Works, Industrial Projects, Installations, Environment, Structures, Geology and Geotechnics, Consulting and Monitoring and Surveillance.
ACCIONA Geotech (an ACCIONA company) specialises in delivery of unique range of specialist civil construction projects. Our customers require services including; Geotechnical Construction, Basement and Foundation Construction, Dam Upgrades, Power and Hydro Power, Geotechnical Services and Civil Contracting.
ACCIONA as part of the Pacifico Joint Venture, completed the design and construction of the $550 million Pacific Highway Upgrade between Warrell Creek and Nambucca Heads, in New South Wales.
ACCIONA is the Principal Design and Construct JV partner of the ALTRAC consortium, awarded with the contract to design and construct the $2.1 billion Sydney CBD South East Light Rail.