Swiss firm Stadler is to provide rolling stock for the South Wales Metro, which will see the development of smart infrastructure for a fully electric service in some areas.
Engineers use rope access for pipe bridge repairSubscription
Asset refurbishment engineers have repaired a pipe bridge using rope access to avoid building scaffolding which would have seen the bridge close for several days.
Engineers have developed a prototype large scale sustainable municipal building, constructed using timber.
Hard-to-recycle plastics such as computer keyboards and monitors are being crushed into Coventry roads as part of a trial to cut plastic pollution and carbon emissions.
Potholes are blocking Britain from taking the lead in driverless car development, according to a technology start-up.
Fatigue-busting exoskeleton launched for workersSubscription
A tech firm has come up with a quirky new way to help prevent injury to manual workers.
Seashell-inspired bendy concrete could help prevent massive infrastructure damage sustained during disasters such as earthquakes and hurricanes.
A super strong and greener concrete has been created with the help of wonder-material graphene, which Exeter University researchers say could help tackle high carbon emissions in the construction sector.
Tungsten, the favoured material for the lining of nuclear fusion reactors, is “too brittle” and could lead to failure, researchers in the UK have said.
A key road bridge that remained closed for months during a much-delayed Interserve-led repair scheme has been closed just weeks after it finally opened.