Tag : Tunnels
WSP to build case for trans-Pennine tunnelSubscription
Highways England has appointed WSP to build the strategic case for the trans-Pennine tunnel ahead of the road operator announcing its second road investment strategy (RIS2).
The cost of Yorkshire’s potash mine tunnel is set to soar by 70% to almost £1.5bn, it has been revealed.
The 128-year-old abandoned Rhondda rail tunnel in Wales is set to be transformed into Europe’s longest cycleway.
The tendering process for the controversial £1.6bn Stonehenge tunnel is likely to start at the end of this year.
ICE seeks film presentersSubscription
The ICE 200 People and Projects initiative is looking for UK-based members to take part as expert presenters for a series of 60 films showcasing some of the world’s most significant examples of civil engineering.
Milestone for Bank as massive truss installedSubscription
A significant milestone has been reached in the upgrade of Bank Station in London as a massive temporary truss is installed to allow the construction of its new eight-level deep station entrance.
Amey lands key HS2 power contractSubscription
Amey has won a key contract to design and construct the power supply for part of the new High Speed 2 (HS2) line.
Cambridge’s £1.5bn - £1.7bn metro scheme could be funded through investment from “very, very large pension funds”, business taxes and a land value cap system, according to the city’s mayor.
The conversion of two abandoned railway tunnels in Wales into cycling tunnels has received a £250,000 boost from the Welsh Government.
The cost of refurbishing the beleaguered pedestrian and cycle tunnels under the Tyne River in Newcastle has more than doubled since it closed for renovation in 2013.