Alexandra Wynne's stories
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.
2012 Aquatics Centre architect Zaha Hadid diesSubscription
World-renowned architect Dame Zaha Hadid, known for iconic structures including the London 2012 Aquatics Centre, has died at the age of 65.
High speed team names design partnerSubscription
Consultants WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff and Ramboll have joined the LFM joint venture comprising contractors Laing O’Rourke, FCC Construction and Murphy, as joint design partner.
Under construction flyover collapses in KolkataSubscription
A flyover under construction has collapsed in the Indian city Kolkata, causing fatalities and leaving many more trapped by debris.
Laing appoints infrastructure bossSubscription
Contractor Laing O’Rourke has appointed Kier’s John Wilkinson as its new UK Infrastructure managing director.