Jackie Whitelaw's stories
Getting the Bill throughSubscription
Getting Crossrail through Parliament and onto the construction starting blocks has, says Crossrail managing director Keith Berryman, 'been the highlight of my career'.
Bringing Crossrail to the peopleSubscription
Crossrail’s corporate affairs director Clinton Leeks has the challenge of making the project a friend to the public.
Gifford increases of working partnersSubscription
Consultant Gifford is to expand the number of working partners in the business from 21 to 32 from 1 January. The number will rise again, to 50, by July.
Essex County Council has won final detailed approval for two major South Essex transport infrastructure projects which Essex County Council can now begin and complete within 28 months.
A perfect view of ParisSubscription
If you want to see how popular Crossrail will be when it opens, then it is worth taking a trip to Paris and going for a ride on the city's RER Ligne A.
Water report: Cashing in on AMP5Subscription
Negotiations are underway for the next round of water company price increases in England and Wales. Jackie Whitelaw asks what are the key issues for the companies?
Climate change information delaySubscription
Definitive information on what climate change the UK is facing has been delayed.
Network Rail said this week that it was looking to deal directly with its second tier contractors in a bid to introduce more competition and efficencies to the railway market.
CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC), located on the Swiss-French border will open for atom-smashing tomorrow, and British firms have been instrumental in its construction.
French to go non-exec at Scott WilsonSubscription
Scott Wilson's executive chairman Geoff French is step down and become non-executive chairman from 1 November the consultant announced today in its AGM and Interim Management Statement.