Lower Thames Crossing boss Tim Jones has said the complexities involved in a public-private finance arrangement for the £4bn to £6bn scheme could be more challenging than its construction.
Proposed changes to a section of seawall at Hinkley Point C have concerned the Environment Agency, which believes the alterations could pose a flood risk.
One in ten trains 'powered by solar' in futureSubscription
Britain’s railways could be powered directly from solar power leading to a cheaper and lower carbon train service according to a new report released today.
The green light for construction of the £100M Boston Barrier has been formally given to Bam Nuttall and Mott MacDonald joint venture (BMMJV).
World's largest battery switches onSubscription
The world’s largest battery “farm” has opened in Southern Australia in a bid to end the region’s energy crisis.
£175M upgrade for congested M25 junctionSubscription
A £175M upgrade to tackle heavy congestion on the M25 has been given the go-ahead.
Four civils firms picked for £150M M25 dealSubscription
Skanska, Osborne, Jackson Civil Engineering and R&W Civil Engineering have won a £150M four year maintenance deal for the M25.
Forth Road Bridge enters final phase of repairsSubscription
Spencer Group has begun the final phase of repairs on the Forth Road Bridge after one of the truss end links, a key part of the structure, failed closing the bridge for three weeks in 2015.
Drone use taking off in construction industrySubscription
A third of firms use drone technology and almost 70% plan to do so in future, a survey has found.
The design for the planned nuclear reactor at Bradwell in Essex by EDF Energy and China General Nuclear (CGN) has gone through to the second phase of its official assessment by regulators.