The world of civil engineering is changing fast. Technology is now there to radically change how we build. But it’s also challenging what we build and why. New skills are needed and new technologies need to be embraced.
NCE’s annual Infrastructure Report sets the agenda for the coming year – what advances in technology will shape how projects are delivered? How will innovative techniques and materials be brought to play? What will be the drivers behind infrastructure projects around the world? What further moves will be made towards a more diverse workforce? What skillsets will engineers need to develop?
Inside we have sought out the engineering world’s most inspired thinkers to share their thoughts on what 2015 holds for the engineering profession. Across the board, one thing is clear: it’s an exciting time to be an engineer.