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Alex's blog

I’m NCE’s News Editor and love nothing more than hearing all the gossip, news and views from the industry’s key figures - so do get in touch if there’s a burning issue you want to see in NCE’s news pages.

All posts from: June 2012

High Speed 2 uncertainties resurrect Heathrow third runway

Posted by Alexandra WynneThu, 21 Jun 2012

With political conviction for High Speed 2 (HS2) faltering behind the scenes at Westminster there is a rise in favour of resurrecting plans for a third runway at Heathrow airport.

40th anniversary special: A world of possibilities?

Posted by Alexandra WynneFri, 1 Jun 2012

Tunnels under the Atlantic, High Speed 5 and Apple in charge of the world – all of which are possibilities for the next 40 years as far as civil engineers are concerned.