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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.
Another day, another Heathrow legal challengeSubscription
Environmental charity Friends of the Earth has begun High Court legal action against the government over its decision to give the third runway at Heathrow Airport the green light.
Profile | Dr Sauer & PartnersSubscription
Staff retention and close work with contractors underpin Dr Sauer & Partners’ success, enabling it to punch above its weight on major projects.
Modern construction methods like Mace’s jumping factory could be worth £40bn per year in export revenue, says a report by contractor Mace.