Mark Hansford's stories
Grenfell. A heart-breaking tragedy that is beginning to look more and more like a systemic, industry fail. But what is to be done?
New Civil Engineer has teamed up with Costain to explore how much the industry is supporting technology start-ups and SMEs - and we need your help.
Infrastructure Insight | Summer 2017Subscription
Our special report aimed at helping civil engineers understand the business of civil engineering. Click on the image to access the report.
The emergence of a Major Road Network has come after hefty behind the scenes lobbying from local and regional transport bodies and is both a recognition of the significant gaps in the current Strategic Road Network but also of the likely impact on the motorist of trying to spend £5bn a year on such relatively limited network.
Sixty high-rise buildings in 25 local authorities have failed fire cladding safety tests carried out in the wake of the Grenfell blaze, the government said on Sunday evening.
NCE100 | This year's firms in their own wordsSubscription
NCE100 companies are all great places to work and great firms to work with. Here we let the companies describe themselves… and show how their staff describe them.
Gain insight and understanding into how your firm compares with the best in the industry in the NCE100 Benchmarking report
NCE100 | The top 100Subscription
The NCE100 contains consultants and contractors of all shapes and sizes: from the biggest multi-nationals employing more than 30,000 to the smallest specialist employing less than 30. Here is how they rank.
NCE100 | What makes an NCE100 firm?Subscription
The firms in the NCE100 are a mix of consultants and contractors ranging from the biggest multinational to the smallest SME, and they are clearly great places to work and great people to work with.
Arup has claimed top spot in the 2017 NCE100 rankings and the title NCE100 Company of the Year after securing an overwhelming endorsement from clients, peers and its own staff.