Rail and road projects must be assessed on their outcomes rather than purely on cost, the incoming industry regulator chair has warned.
Market forecasts show a boom in the demand of plastics used in construction despite recent climate change warnings about the use of plastics.
Projects should be subject to a far more “rigorous examination” of their benefits before they are approved, the chief executive of the National Audit Office (NAO) has said.
Incoming ICE president Andrew Wyllie has stressed the importance of improving diversity within the industry.
Drilling for the first deep geothermal power plant, the United Downs Deep Geothermal Power project (UDDGP), has began near St Day, Cornwall.
Modifications to the design of High Speed 2’s (HS2) Birmingham Interchange station have knocked 12 months off the construction programme, New Civil Engineer can reveal.
Liverpool City Council are seeking to procure a four-year multi-lot framework as it seeks for contractors to deliver more than £30M of reactive highways works.
Plans for a third runway at Heathrow Airport may be dealt a severe blow due to concerns about the timescale and costs of the project, according to the aviation regulator.
Transport Scotland has hit back at claims that the safety of its road bridges is being threatened by funding cuts.
Delays to political decisions on projects due to Brexit have sent business confidence in the UK construction sector tumbling to a six-year low, it has been claimed.