Biggest lift since the 'Eye'Subscription
The largest lift since the London Eye’s erection in 1999 has taken place in Sunderland.
Fatigue early warning app 'could save lives'Subscription
Contractor Bam Nuttall is to trial a potentially life-saving wearable band which alerts workers when they become dangerously tired.
38,000 segments for Hinkley tunnels to be madeSubscription
Details of the three massive tunnels Costain is to build for the £18bn Hinkley Point C nuclear power station in Somerset have been revealed, as the contractor gears up to start manufacturing the concrete lining segments.
£250M Counters Creek sewer to go out for tenderSubscription
Plans for the £250M Counters Creek flood alleviation scheme in west London are to be put forward for planning approval shortly.
Scottish engineers build bridge to Ben NevisSubscription
Moray-based engineering and construction firm AJ Engineering has built and installed a 42m long bow string arch bridge over the River Nevis, giving walkers access to Ben Nevis.
Rail delays averted after cracked pipe wrappedSubscription
Delays on a busy commuter rail line were prevented after engineers wrapped netting around a suspended water pipe, whose casing had cracked, stopping concrete falling onto a railway line.
ORR scouting for roads supplier study leadSubscription
The Office of Rail and Road is looking to appoint a consultancy to lead a new study into Highways England and its supply chain.
£3.3bn Highways England framework in pipelineSubscription
Highways England has issued a notice saying it is going to procure a £3.3bn pavement framework.
Tideway boss calls for faster innovationSubscription
Research into innovative engineering and construction techniques must accelerate to make an impact, a major infrastructure boss has said.
New NEC4 contracts kick off in JuneSubscription
NEC4, the latest version of NEC contracts suite, is going live in June.