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David Hayward


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    Queensferry Crossing | Blustery battleSubscription

    9 November, 2016Comments (1)

    Observant commuters on Scotland’s Forth Road Bridge may this month notice a third deck closure has just taken place on the main balanced cantilever spans of the new Queensferry Crossing just up river.

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    Storm riders | Queensferry CrossingSubscription

    19 January, 2016

    Scotland’s largest infrastructure project, the vast new cable-stayed bridge across the Forth Estuary, is entering its final, most visual construction year.

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    Queensferry Crossing: Out of the waterSubscription

    20 April, 2015

    Construction of Scotland’s biggest infrastructure project, the Forth Estuary’s new Queensferry Crossing, grows more spectacular daily.

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    Water: Main switchersSubscription

    24 September, 2014

    This month marks completion of the main phase of arguably the world’s largest and most complex urban water mains renewal programme. David Hayward reports from London’s West End.

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    Scottish cut and thrust: Queensferry CrossingSubscription

    14 April, 2014

    One of the UK’s largest road embankments is contributing to major cost savings on Scotland’s new Queensferry Crossing. David Hayward reports from the Firth of Forth.

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    Graduate Awards 2013 - future leaders step upSubscription

    10 December, 2013

    A record prize pot, supported by a record number of sponsors, was on offer at last week’s NCE Graduate Awards, where six finalists shared in the praise and rewards.

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    Graduate Awards finalists set out their viewsSubscription

    21 November 2013

    Finalists in this year’s NCE Graduate Awards last week had the opportunity to impress a panel of leading industry judges, reports David Hayward

  • Forth Replacement Crossing

    New Forth crossing ends highest risk phase Subscription

    12 September 2013

    Construction of the £790M replacement Forth Crossing in Scotland remains on schedule despite delays in installing the bridge’s three, huge steel foundation caissons, project bosses told NCE this week.


    Graduate Awards: Last year's winner sets out how the award has changed himSubscription

    2 September, 2013

    If you are a free-thinking civil engineer who sees few boundaries between work and enjoying life, we want to hear from you. That, says David Hayward, is how a young Mott MacDonald graduate became the current winner of  NCE’s Graduate Awards.

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    Past winners set out reasons to enterSubscription

    2 September, 2013

    Fancy an overseas posting or an early step up the career ladder? Entering NCE’s Graduate Awards may just help offer both, former winners reveal.

All by David Hayward