NIC urges councils to do more in EV rolloutSubscription
The National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) has welcomed a £200M government investment in electric charging stations for electric vehicles, but warned more needed to be done by councils to facilitate the rollout.
Two JVs are in the running for the lucrative London stations contracts on High Speed 2, it is understood.
Network Rail’s new chief executive has vowed to increase devolved powers to regional authorities, sort out the trans-Pennine route upgrade and ensure the rail line in South Devon is “not another Dawlish”.
Risk of collapse delays New York bridge openingSubscription
The opening of a $4bn (£3.1bn) New York span bridge has been delayed due to concerns that its predecessor could collapse.
A leading nuclear engineer has slammed the government for “crushing” the UK’s modular nuclear programme.
Energy giant SSE has blamed London’s councils for the blocking the rollout of electric vehicle (EV) charging points.
Network Rail raises £1.4bn in asset sale Subscription
Network Rail has agreed to sell its commercial estate portfolio for £1.46bn.
WSP to build case for trans-Pennine tunnelSubscription
Highways England has appointed WSP to build the strategic case for the trans-Pennine tunnel ahead of the road operator announcing its second road investment strategy (RIS2).
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Do you personally feel your job is at threat from the widespread adoption of technology?
Greek subway operator Attiko Metro has shortlisted three teams for its £1.4bn expansion project.