Project promoter HS2 Ltd has begun contractor consultation for the main works civils contracts for the phase 2a section of the section of High Speed 2 (HS2) connecting Birmingham to Crewe.
The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has been urged to investigate planned repairs to the disused Queensbury Tunnel in West Yorkshire.
Industry leaders have aired scepticism of chancellor Phillip Hammond’s Autumn Budget pledge of £30bn for transport upgrades.
The Welsh Government is to consider a myth-based bridge concept for the new Menai Strait bridge project, connecting the Welsh mainland with Anglesey.
Dawlish railway set for new coastal defence scheme Subscription
Vital repair work is set to be carried out to four breakwaters to safeguard rail lines in Dawlish, Teignmouth and Holcombe, Devon.
Gallery | Arup's London Coal Drops Yard opens Subscription
The Coal Drops Yard development, on which Arup carried out structural engineering, has opened in London’s Kings Cross area.
Hyperloop TT has announced it will start building the world’s first commercial hyperloop system in Abu Dhabi in late 2019.
‘World’s largest airport’ opensSubscription
Turkey’s new Istanbul airport is set for a soft opening today (29 October).
Insight | What engineers can do as London sinksSubscription
As The Clash aptly put it back in December of 1979: “London is drowning, and I live by the river”.
Video | Engineering challenges for Thames Tideway super sewer VideoSubscription
With the first tunnel boring machine set to launch in November, New Civil Engineer visited the key sites along the Thames Tideway project.