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Emily Ashwell

Emily Ashwell is Associate Editor

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    Highways England rolls out innovative road surfaceSubscription

    13 June, 2018

    Highways England, its engineering contractors and Tarmac have team up to develop a new road surface which provides increased skid resistance and lasts longer than traditional surfaces.

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    Grenfell | Fatal list of construction failures revealed Subscription

    5 June, 2018Comments (1)

    The cladding used at Grenfell Tower was never tested, did not comply with fire regulations and was incorrectly installed, a group of expert reports has concluded.

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    Grenfell | Expert report cites “catastrophic” flawsSubscription

    4 June, 2018

    Grenfell Tower had “multiple catastrophic fire-spread routes” which were created during cladding construction, a report has concluded.

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    Heathrow pioneers Project 13Subscription

    25 May, 2018

    The £14bn expansion of Heathrow Airport and National Grid’s £750M London power tunnels project are two of the early adopters of the ICE’s drive to transform project delivery and outcomes.

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    Floodline | Ready for riskSubscription

    25 May, 2018

    Floodline Consulting’s biggest challenge is removing the fear of building in flood risk areas.

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    Return to work schemes | Balancing ToolSubscription

    25 May, 2018

    Return to work schemes are helping construction employers widen their recruitment pool and increase diversity. 

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    Connecting Cites | Northern PowerhouseSubscription

    24 May, 2018

    Better connected northern cities lie at the heart of plans to turn the dream of a Northern Powerhouse into a reality.

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    NCE100 | Winners in tech excellenceSubscription

    24 May, 2018

    Mott MacDonald, Kier, Edenvale Young Associates, Mace and Arcadis have been announced as the winning firms in the tech excellence categories at New Civil Engineer’s 100 Companies of the Year 2018 awards.

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    NCE100 | Winning engineers who shape the worldSubscription

    24 May, 2018

    Civic Engineers, GHD, Ramboll, Robert Bird Group and Royal HaskoningDHV have all won categories in the Shaping the World them at the New Civil Engineer 100 Companies of the Year awards.

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    NCE100 | The best in business cultureSubscription

    24 May, 2018

    Curtins, CGL, Breheny Civil Engineering, Sweco UK and Jacobs all won awards for their business culture at last night’s New Civil Engineer 100 Companies of the Year 2018.

All by Emily Ashwell