Balfour secures £2.1bn Scape frameworksSubscription
Balfour Beatty has been appointed as the sole contractor for two civil engineering frameworks with a total value of £2.1bn.
The Welsh Government is considering an overhaul of the £1.4bn M4 relief road project, it has emerged.
Government regulation of professional engineering competence is vital to the success of the ICE’s efforts to improve its members’ competence, the leader of the post-Grenfell review of building regulations and fire safety has said.
Engineers need more empathy says tech leaderSubscription
Civil engineers need to develop empathy as a core skill if they are to survive in a world where technology and machines can do everything that a traditional civil engineer would do.
Contractual and financial arrangements for major projects should be subject to greater standarisation, International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) chief executive Nelson Ogunshakin has told the World Bank.
Network Rail has started a public consultation on proposals to remove a bottleneck in Croydon, south London.
Heathrow backs electric aircraft Subscription
Heathrow Airport has backed plans to develop electric aircraft.
Contractors named on £225M South West Water alliance Subscription
The main contractors have been named by South West Water on its H50 Alliance.
WSP and Volkers win Wokingham highways worksSubscription
WSP and VolkerHighways have been awarded extensive contracts for highways maintenace works by Wokingham Council.
Engineers could face periodic mid-career peer reviews under new proposals put forward to the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE).