Alexandra Wynne's stories
Ring of Steel: France's Iter Nuclear FusionSubscription
A world-first visionary nuclear fusion project that transcends other construction projects with its multi-national collaboration effort demands a suitably forward thinking plan for delivery. Alexandra Wynne visits the complex project in the south of France to see how it is benefiting from clever digital delivery tools.
Former Balfour Beatty boss Andrew McNaughton is to lead delivery of the new Swansea Tidal Lagoon scheme, its developer announced today.
Kier to buy Mouchel in £265M cash dealSubscription
Kier is to buy Mouchel in a £265M cash deal announced today, bringing to a conclusion a long running effort to sell the Surrey-based consultant.
Infrastructure output fell by 2.5% in February, according to official statistics.
A major new discovery suggests there could be millions of barrels of oil reserves near Gatwick airport in the South of England.
Chinese firms are poised to make a dramatic move on European construction markets - and UK engineering firms must act now to stay relevant, a prominent ICE past president and senior engineering figure has warned.
Securing investment for the Northern Line Extension was responsible for kick-starting London’s vast Nine Elms development, key promoters of the scheme said today.
Key players in the UK construction market – Costain, Laing O’Rourke, Vinci, Bachy, Ferrovial, Bam Nuttall, Morgan Sindall and Balfour Beatty – have been named as the preferred bidders to build the £4.2bn mega sewer tunnel under the River Thames, it has been revealed.
Thames Tideway names preferred biddersSubscription
Key players in the UK construction market - Costain, Laing O’Rourke, Vinci, Bachy, Ferrovial, Bam Nuttall, Morgan Sindall and Balfour Beatty - were this week named as preferred bidders for Thames Tideway Tunnel’s £2.3bn civils contracts.
East of England workload: Changes for the betterSubscription
Clients in the East of England are echoing calls for collaboration and innovation in the supply chain. Alexandra Wynne reports on the second of NCE’s series of regional workload spotlights.