Alexandra Wynne's stories
So we have our new prime minister. One thing’s for sure, the news comes as a big tick for women’s equality. What is less certain is how it affects infrastructure and our industry’s workload.
HS2 shifts Sheffield station to city centreSubscription
High Speed 2 (HS2) Ltd has proposed ditching plans to send its services to a parkway station on the outskirts of Sheffield in favour of using the existing central station.
BIM pioneer awarded engineering medalSubscription
Civil engineer and computer scientist Jonathan Ingram is to be awarded the Royal Academy of Engineering Prince Philip Medal for his work developing the system that heralded Building Information Modelling (BIM).
Green light for Midland Metro extensionSubscription
Plans for an £18M extension of the Midland Metro in Wolverhampton were given the go-ahead today.
Society is increasingly demanding underground space to meet its needs and the civil engineering profession is increasingly responding to that need.
Going Underground | Longer, DeeperSubscription
Society is increasingly demanding underground space to meet its needs.
Jacobs/Aurecon wins Australia M5 design jobSubscription
Consulting giants Jacobs and Aurecon are to carry out engineering design for the New M5 Project in Sydney, Australia.
Robot-built pavilion launches V&A engineering seasonVideoSubscription
The Victoria and Albert Museum today unveiled a robot-built fibrous pavilion to mark the launch of its new season of engineering.
Extraordinary bridge engineering of the likes never seen before is verging on becoming a reality in the Nordic fjords, with the world’s first submerged floating bridge one of three radical solutions being worked on right now by Norwegian engineers.
Digital culture change | Amar Hanspal interviewSubscription
A digital revolution that’s as much about culture and behaviour as it is about the technology – that is the overarching need that emerges during New Civil Engineer’s conversation with software giant Autodesk’s senior vice president for products Amar Hanspal.