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Damian Arnold.

Stories

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    Road cost estimates rocket by £1bn in just 12 monthsSubscription

    20 March, 2008Updated: 19 February, 2009

    Costs of some projects have risen by more than 100% according to government figures.

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    Johnson's Thames Estuary airport plan welcomedSubscription

    13 February, 2008Updated: 19 February, 2009

    London mayor candidate Boris Johnson's controversial view that the capital should build a new airport in the Thames Estuary should be seriously debated rather than derided, it was claimed this week.

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    Plymouth fights to destroy 60s horrorSubscription

    10 September, 2007

    Plymouth City Council is ready to launch a legal fight for the right to demolish its main office, which it claims is structurally unsafe, after the 1962 civic centre was grade II listed as an important example of post-war civic architecture.

  • Minneapolis collapse highlights US bridge cash starvationSubscription

    4 September, 2007

    Last week's bridge collapse has highlighted a serious lack of maintenance for US bridges and new sources of funding are desperately needed. Damian Arnold reports.

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    InspirationalSubscription

    12 July, 2007Updated: 19 February, 2009

    Cover story - Women are making progress in the battle for equality in the engineering workplace but more needs to be done says Inspire Woman of the Year Joanna Kennedy.She spoke to Damian Arnold.