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Smart Glasses | Construction applicationsSubscription
Consumers are consistently bombarded with new technology that promises to make modern life that bit easier, or just a bit more fun.
Fracture surgery | Forth Road bridge repairsSubscription
On 3 December 2015 the Forth Road Bridge, one of the main arterial routes into Edinburgh, was closed. A 35km diversion was put in place and the media descended.
Infrastructure Resilience | Get ReadySubscription
Arguably the biggest threat to infrastructure resilience is climate change – invisible yet insidious; incremental and yet unstable.
Round Table | Sustainable AirportsSubscription
How does an airport become fully sustainable? What is “carbon neutrality”? These are the key questions posed at a recent round table hosted by New Civil Engineer and Tarmac.
Infrastructure Resilience | FloodingSubscription
On October 29 2012, Hurricane Sandy hit the Tri-State area of the United States eastern seaboard, killing 117 people and causing more than £53bn of damage.
Infrastructure Resilience | TerrorismSubscription
Designing for terrorist attacks is a sad reality for many engineers. With the frequency of attacks seemingly increasing, protection of our infrastructure and buildings is now more important than ever.
Infrastructure Resilience | Cyber attacksSubscription
Viruses and malware on personal computers can create real problems for users. But what happens when that computer controls a power station or water treatment works?
Hong Kong | Challenges aheadSubscription
Hong Kong is on a new drive to attract UK consultant and contractor expertise in a bid to push delivery and cost management of its future infrastructure plans.
Future engineer | Valuable importSubscription
Isabelle Lewin works for MWH as a principal process engineer, having studied engineering in France. She is also keen to get more girls to pursue engineering careers.
Future Engineer | Talking behaviourSubscription
Discussions on collaboration are being taken to a new level in the roads sector – raising issues about individual behaviour in project teams. It can be a difficult subject, but what are imporatant are the conversations and the language used.