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Future Tech | IT optimises Boston towerSubscription
A new 17-storey Boston office building is showing how technology can shape costs alongside the geotechnical and structural engineering.
The women issue | Confidence conundrumSubscription
Did you spot it? Regular New Civil Engineer readers with a keen eye may just have noticed something different about last month’s issue.
Healthy Transport | Fighting for AirSubscription
The headlines have said it all since the beginning of the year – the UK’s transport is responsible for people dying too early.
HS2 reveals key station packagesSubscription
HS2 Ltd has unveiled the scope of the latest suite of contracts for refining the design of the four vital stations needed for phase 1 of the new high speed railway line between London and the West Midlands.
M6 to M56 link inspires innovationVideoSubscription
It is often the projects presenting the trickiest obstacles that give engineers the best platform on which to shine.
Tideway boss calls for faster innovationSubscription
Research into innovative engineering and construction techniques must accelerate to make an impact, a major infrastructure boss has said.
The project promoter of a new mega development in the capital is to step up pressure on government over funding of the scheme’s crucial infrastructure hub.
Return of inter-city trains mooted for WillesdenSubscription
Reinstatement of a West Coast Main Line station at Willesden Junction in north west London has been mooted as new way to ease pressure on Euston station.
Engineering faces 20,000 skills shortfallSubscription
Conservative estimates suggest the UK market will suffer a shortfall of 20,000 engineering graduates each year, according to a new skills report.
Motts wins North West tidal advisor jobSubscription
Consultant Mott MacDonald is to advise on two newly proposed tidal power schemes in the North West.