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Plans for the £1.6bn Stonehenge Tunnel have been submitted to the Planning Inspectorate.
The chair of the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) has described the UK construction industry as the “laggards”, saying it needed to improve productivity to keep pace with other industries.
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Bentley Systems has taken over specialist modelling company Agency9 increasing its capability to build city wide digital twin models around the world.
Bentley acquires pedestrian modelling firmSubscription
Software developer Bentley has taken over pedestrian modelling company Legion, strengthening its “open” suite of software.
HS2 claims third of government rail budget Subscription
A third of the government’s £6.4bn support for rail in 2017/ 18 was spent on High Speed 2 (HS2).
Seven contractors have won places on Highways England’s new £6bn Delivery Integration Partner framework so far.
Mace and Arup are hoping their work on the 2019 Pan American Games in Peru will help propel them into the South American market.
Revised images of the two High Speed 2 Birmingham stations have been released ahead of the start of tendering for construction of the stations.
The Department for Transport (DfT) could take over the delivery of Crossrail if costs continue to escalate, it has emerged.
New details of issues encountered by Crossrail when tunnelling under central London have emerged. They include an incident which sent bricks from a Victorian well “dramatically flying through the excavation”.