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  • Shutterstock opal tower in january 2018

    Full extent of construction failures on evacuated Sydney tower revealed  Subscription

    News25 February, 2019

    Under-designed beams, partially grouted joints and construction and material deficiencies were responsible for the damage to the evacuated A$165 million (£91million) Opal tower in Sydney, Australia, a final independent report has found.

  • Opal tower damaged hob beam on level 4 after concrete removed

    Full extent of construction failures on evacuated Sydney tower revealed  Subscription

    News25 February, 2019

    Under-designed beams, partially grouted joints and construction and material deficiencies were responsible for the damage to the evacuated A$165M (£91M) Opal tower in Sydney, Australia, a final independent report has found.

  • One station road 01 3to2

    'Major concerns' for 42 storey tower opposite Crossrail stationSubscription

    News1 February, 2019

    Network Rail has expressed “major concerns” about a proposed 42 storey tower block to be built adjacent to railway tracks feeding into the new Crossrail station in Ilford, north east London.

  • Opal tower damaged hob beam on level 4 after concrete removed

    Design and construction faults led to Sydney tower cracks Subscription

    News17 January, 2019

    Investigators have said design flaws and poor quality construction are likely to have contibuted to structural cracks in Sydney, Australia’s 36 storey Opal tower which was evacuated on Christmas eve.

  • Ctbuh skyline china

    China smashes competition for tall buildings in 2018Subscription

    News14 January, 2019

    China has maintained its reign as the most prolific country when it comes to the construction of tall buildings, completing 88 buildings over 200m high in 2018, equating to 61.5% of the world’s total.

  • View from city hall looking north credit gmjandcityoflondoncorporation 3to2

    Gallery | Images of London's future skylineSubscription

    News4 January, 2019

    New images of the prospective 2026 London skyline have been released by the City of London Corporation. They include a suite of under construction or proposed towers being built in the area.

  • Opal tower wsp 3to2

    WSP investigates cracks in evacuated Sydney towerSubscription

    News2 January, 2019

    Investigating engineer WSP has said the newly completed, 117m high, 36 storey Opal Tower in Sydney is “structurally sound overall”, after cracks found in its structure forced the evacuation of its residents on Christmas Eve.

  • 31879 rising factory main render

    Mace's Jumping FactorySubscription

    Feature21 June, 2018

    Last year New Civil Engineer brought news of Mace’s NCE100 award winning jumping factory. Twelve months on we return to see whether it has lived up to its promise.

  • Ronan point bbc 3to2

    Insight | The Ronan Point legacy 50 years onSubscription

    Inside Track16 May, 2018

    Today marks 50 years since the Ronan Point tragedy claimed four lives following a devastating tower bock collapse. 

  • Goscote tower credit nico hogg

    Ronan Point style tower faces demolition amid structural fearsSubscription

    News11 April, 2018

    A 23-storey residential tower block in Leicester with construction similarities to the disaster-struck Ronan Point tower has being recommended for demolition amid structural integrity fears.

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