Natural management will be central to the government’s approach to flood defences over the next 25-years, a new report has revealed.
Highways England pushes for better road designSubscription
Highways England is renewing its focus on good road design with the launch of a set of new good design principles.
Carillion has been appointed to a scheme to construct a new 7km dual carriageway in Leeds, which has contracts worth up to £120M.
Bats delay £27M water supply schemeSubscription
Roosting bats have been blamed for delays to Bristol Water’s £27M supply improvement scheme.
Deck collapse bridge finally opens Subscription
The new A57 road and lifting bridge at Barton in Greater Manchester has opened, 18 months after the bridge’s deck partially collapsed during testing.
Shortlist out for £30M Maybole bypassSubscription
Farrans Roadbridge, John Paul Construction, R J McLeod and Wills Bros have all made the shortlist for the £30M A77 Maybole bypass in Scotland.
Fugro wins world-first Norwegian bridge workSubscription
Fugro has won a year-long contract worth £6.8M to conduct seabed investigations in the Norwegian fjords for a project which could see the world’s first submerged floating bridge.
New images have been released of £150M Wolverhampton Interchange project as contractors Galliford Try prepare the site for demolition.
Consultation opens on Third Menai CrossingSubscription
An Aecom-led consultation on the Third Menai Crossing has opened, with the public urged to look at four options for a crossing over the Menai Strait.
Trans-Pennine tunnel shortened in revised planSubscription
A new transport vision to be set out for the North will reveal a plan for a shorter trans-Pennine tunnel than originally proposed.