Mark Hansford's stories
British Land boss Chris Grigg joins CN SummitSubscription
British Land chief executive Chris Grigg will take part in a conversation with BBC broadcaster Andrew Neil to start the property and housing-themed day two of this year’s CN Summit.
BCIA | Halley VI voted people's champion projectSubscription
The Halley VI Antarctic Research Station has been voted top project of the 30 years of the British Construction Industry Awards in a public vote.
Workplace Wellbeing is spreadingSubscription
It has become quite fashionable for our industry leaders to talk about the need to transform its approach to health, safety and wellbeing.
Interview | Mark Carne, Network RailSubscription
His regulated funding model is broken. It is a given that he is going to get less cash to spend in the next five year cycle, and the woes of electrification continue to cast a long shadow. Yet Network Rail chief executive Mark Carne is remarkably enthused about the future of UK rail, and his operation in particular.
Network Rail chief executive Mark Carne has said that future electrification schemes will face much tougher scrutiny before any go-ahead.
TechFest | Raising the bar with technologySubscription
There was a clear optimism and ambition vibe at New Civil Engineer’s inaugural Festival of Innovation and Technology – TechFest – in September.
Workplace Wellbeing | Raising the Standard Subscription
Tideway is using the word “transformational” in relation to workplace wellbeing.
Aecom | Making big workSubscription
As the big firms keep getting bigger, one of the greatest career conundrums now facing the more creative and upwardly mobile engineer is whether to stick or to twist – stay with the behemoth and all the processes and systems that come with the largest corporations, or move on and start anew.
Beware of flood mitigation underspendSubscription
As this issue lands, much of Houston and the towns surrounding it are still underwater and 60 people are confirmed dead as a result of Tropical Storm Harvey.
New Civil Engineer has launched its third annual survey to investigate the industry’s attitudes towards LGBT+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) people.