Mark Hansford's stories
Project 13 | Fixing construction Subscription
This Spring the ICE-led Project 13 initiative that seeks to create a new delivery model for the infrastructure sector will move from talk to action.
The collapse of Britain’s second biggest contractor has been the only item on the news agenda in 2018 so far.
The prestigious British Construction Industry Awards have been revamped and relaunched for 2018. Here is how to enter.
Industry health and wellbeing day back for 2018Subscription
The Civil Engineering Contractors Association (Ceca) is urging civils firms to get behind 2018’s “Stop. Make a change” UK-wide health, safety and wellbeing stand down day.
Kier has confirmed that it is stepping in to replace Carillion on its High Speed 2 joint venture with Eiffage and all Highways England jobs where it was in JV with the failed contractor.
Transforming lives means tackling CarbonSubscription
It’s time for an engineering revolution.
Crunching Carbon | Urgent call to actionSubscription
Two years on from the historic COP21 deal on climate change, global carbon emissions are higher than ever. What is going to force civil engineers into action?
Crunching Carbon | Who is taking the initiative?Subscription
Two years have passed since the UK launched the world’s first standard for managing infrastructure carbon. So who is using it?
Carillion is to enter liquidiation with immediate effect after weekend-long talks with its banks and the government failed to secure any agreement.
Call to make Hong Kong resilient, smart citySubscription
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam is urging civil engineers to redouble their efforts in helping the city state become more climate resilient and embracing of smart technologies.