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Six dead as 862t bridge collapses onto Florida highwayVideoSubscription
A 862t bridge deck still under construction has collapsed onto a Florida highway, crushing cars and killing at least six people.
There is much engineering excitement this month about proposals for a high speed rail version of the M25, as proposed by Expedition.
There are many theories about what caused the spectacular demise of Carillion. Ultimately, it all comes back to skills.
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?