Time and money could be saved on construction of Heathrow’s third runway, through the implementation of artificial intelligence (AI) and a digital control tower, it has been claimed.
Nine lLeading industry bodies have urged the government to address skills shortages in construction as Brexit uncertainty threatens to undermine efforts to recruit from other European Union (EU) countries.
TfL commits to Crossrail 2 amid funding concerns Subscription
Transport for London (TfL) has committed itself to delivering Crossrail 2, in papers published ahead of next week’s board meeting.
The contract award for a £500M energy from waste plant to an Urbaser Balfour Beatty joint venture (UBB) is facing a legal challenge.
The British Tunnelling Society (BTS) is to examine the practical challenges of building a hyperloop system in the UK.
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) is to grill former Carillion executives as the investigation into the company’s collapse hits a critical phase.
Plans to build three bridges across Ipswich’s River Orwell are set to be scrapped, after Suffolk County Council failed to secure additional funding to cover soaring costs.
Repurposing disused gas and oil pipes in the North Sea to transport large quantities of carbon dioxide (CO2) to storage sites could save £48bn over the next 30 years, according to proposals from a carbon capture and storage developer.
Former HS2 Ltd chair Sir Terry Morgan has said High Speed 2’s (HS2’s) £27bn first phase should initially terminate at Old Oak Common in west London, as a cost cutting measure.
£260M Oxford rail link proposedSubscription
A new 16km, £260M rail link from Witney to Oxford has been proposed by a local lobbying group to open up new development opportunities to the west of the city.