Thrill seekers in Abu Dhabi will soon have more than the Gulf state’s Formula One race to enjoy. Jessica Rowson reports on the construction of the world’s largest indoor theme park at Yas Island.
Weston-Super-Mare's pier rises from the ashesSubscription
A fire in the summer of 2008 destroyed the historic pavilion on Weston-super-Mare’s pier. Rising from the ashes, with a build programme of just 49 weeks, a bigger pavilion is getting ready to open in the summer. Jessica Rowson reports.
A new distillery in West Lothian is set to produce 20M litres of whisky a year. But, as Jessica Rowson discovers, the site was an exotic cocktail of surprises.
Raising the roof on 2012Subscription
The London 2012 Olympic stadium seems to have sprung up on the East London skyline. Piling started a little over a year and a half ago but already design and build consortium Team Stadium is putting the finishing touches to the cable net roof.
Rebuilding communities after the tsunamiSubscription
The Indian Ocean tsunami of 26 December 2004 was one of the worst natural disasters of recent years.
NCE’s Scottish special continues with a look at major transport schemes around the region, as two of the most high profile projects − the Edinburgh Tram and the Forth Replacement Crossing − reached key stages this month. Jessica Rowson reports.
Whisky galore: the West Lothian distillerySubscription
The expansion of a distillery in West Lothian promises to boost production to 20M litres a year. But, as Jessica Rowson discovers, the site proved an exotic cocktail of surprises.