Mark Hansford's stories
Engineers express concerns over anchor designSubscription
Almost a third of engineers who regularly design steel to concrete connections struggle because there is no software to design the different elements of a steel to concrete connection as a whole.
Engineers need more empathy says tech leaderSubscription
Civil engineers need to develop empathy as a core skill if they are to survive in a world where technology and machines can do everything that a traditional civil engineer would do.
High Speed 2: Time for a pause?Subscription
The party conference season can be a mixed bag for those promoting and lobbying for government investment or backing for infrastructure.
TechFest | Innovation in ActionSubscription
The work of Britain’s most innovative teams and civil engineering companies has been recognised with coveted TechFest Awards at New Civil Engineer’s Festival of Innovation & Technology.
Circular Economy | Dutch Plastic RoadSubscription
A modular road made from recycled plastic is being trialled in the Netherlands.
Former transport minister John Hayes has issued a lambasting critique of civil engineering companies and their inability to design “beautiful” infrastructure.
Survey | Designing steel to concrete connectionsSubscription
How confident do you feel designing steel to concrete connections? Share your views through New Civil Engineer’s confidential survey.
Regional transport authorities have been confidentially told by government to start preparing mothballed road projects for delivery ahead of a £1bn funding bonanza this Autumn.
Balfour Beatty is teaming up with industry best practice body Constructing Excellence to create an initiative to get more women in construction to director level and beyond.
Setbacks should not prevent us from innovatingSubscription
This is an industry on the cusp of a technological revolution.