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Tax relief for construction R&DSubscription
Around £3.5bn of research and development (R&D) tax relief support was claimed in the 2016/17 financial year, corresponding to £24.9bn of R&D expenditure according to the Office for National Statistics.
Future of Tunnelling | Innovation is on the waySubscription
Improvements in technology, practice, productivity and safety are all in the pipeline for a tunnelling industry needing to reinforce its reputation for delivery.
Future of Tunnelling | Battersea Power TunnelSubscription
Redevelopment of London’s Battersea Power Station has required intricate tunnelling to supply its inhabitants with electricity.
Future of Tunnelling | Norway's Rogfast TunnelSubscription
Norway is using a range of tunnelling techniques to rise to the challenge of tunnelling across fjords on its west coast.
Most challenging aspect of High Speed 2’s (HS2’s)C1 Chilterns contract for 21.6km of railway infrastructure is undoubtedly the driving of a twin tube tunnel nearly 16km long.
Projects | Innovation drives Hinkley Point CSubscription
Much more rests on the £19.6bn project to construct the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station in Somerset than the ability to power 6M homes.
A £780M congestion-busting roads revamp in Las Vegas is nearing completion.
Debate | Determining the social value of projects Subscription
How can engineers determine the social value of civil engineering?
Future of Energy | Power ShiftSubscription
The global energy sector is facing a major transformation, as electrification grows, renewables use expands, oil production is transformed and there is resurgent demand for natural gas.
Future of Energy | Power AdaptorsSubscription
Wind and solar energy sources can provide large scale cheap, stable, carbon neutral energy for the UK if supported by a flexible grid that allows for better energy storage and trade.