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Video | Bridge beams lifted on Lincoln bypassVideoSubscription
A huge bridge beam lifting operation has been completed on the £96M Lincoln Eastern Bypass.
Musk’s tunnel firm plans US stadium linkSubscription
The tunnelling firm headed up by US engineering billionaire Elon Musk has plans to build a high-speed, zero emission underground transport system to the Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles.
The boss of engineering consultancy Peter Brett Associates (PBA), which is to be taken over by Canadian consultancy Stantec, has vowed there will be no job losses due to the move.
The 185t deck of a moveable bridge in Canary Wharf in London has been installed, after it was transported on a 36-hour voyage across the North Sea from its fabrication site in Belgium.
DCO bid starts for £100M Suffolk lifting bridgeSubscription
The process to obtain a Development Consent Order (DCO) for the £100M Lake Lothing Third Crossing has started.
Balfour profit surge softens Carillion hitSubscription
Balfour Beatty has reported a £50M profit before tax for the six months to June this year, up from £12M for the same time the year before.
Stantec to buy Peter Brett AssociatesSubscription
Stantec is to buy Reading-based consultancy Peter Brett Associates (PBA) for an undisclosed sum.
Swiss firm Stadler is to provide rolling stock for the South Wales Metro, which will see the development of smart infrastructure for a fully electric service in some areas.
Engineers use rope access for pipe bridge repairSubscription
Asset refurbishment engineers have repaired a pipe bridge using rope access to avoid building scaffolding which would have seen the bridge close for several days.
Engineers have developed a prototype large scale sustainable municipal building, constructed using timber.