Tag : Transport
Turner & Townsend wins major Australian rail jobSubscription
Turner & Townsend has been appointed as programme managemer across landmark transportation programme works in Perth, Australia.
The Civil Engineering Contractors Association (Ceca) has championed the remodelling of Derby station and the redevelopment of London Waterloo station as exemplary projects to be learned from, in response to the government’s “root and branch” rail review.
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.
A delivery plan released by the Greater Manchester leaders has identified more than 65 transport projects that will be delivered in the next five years for the Greater Manchester area.
UK roads tested ahead of no-deal Brexit Subscription
The Department of Transport (DfT) has put a fleet of test trucks on to the roads of Kent in a war-games style exercise to stress-test UK roads ahead of a potential no-deal Brexit.
Two new 318t transformers have been transported to National Grid’s Sellindge substation from the Port of Dover in overnight operations involving a specialised dual-truck vehicle.
Ministerial plans for a new a new Ministry of Infrastructure have been heavily criticised by the engineering sector.
Elon Musk unveils new tunnel transit system Subscription
Elon Musk’s Tesla and Boring Company have developed a new tunnel-based transit system that transports conventional vehicles at speeds of up to 240kmph underneath cities.
Works begin on £135M Welsh bypass Subscription
Works on the Caernarfon and Bontnewydd bypass in North Wales are set to commence as the joint venture by Balfour Beatty and Jones Bros gets underway.
Machine Team | A14 UpgradeSubscription
Preparations to use autonomous plant typify the innovative approach adopted to upgrading a section of the A14 to motorway status.