Today’s engineers need windows on the pastSubscription
For several years, a stroll along the Tyne quays has provided a lively cityscape of old and new engineering and architecture.
Chrimes Watch | Designing hubs for the futureSubscription
Modern concepts of transport interchange often shroud simple user needs with architectural embellishment and multiple levels of heavily engineered tunnels and crossings. However, the concept itself has underpinned human activity for centuries.
Chrimeswatch | Our legacy is a great assetSubscription
We are now a third of the way through the ICE bicentennial celebrations and I’ve been delighted to see how well they have been going.
Chrimeswatch: Pressing ahead to the futureSubscription
Lord Mair’s Presidential Address in November served as a prelude not only to his Presidential Year, but to the Institution’s bicentenary celebrations.
Viewpoint | Pioneering bridge designSubscription
An English-style landscape garden in northern Germany is an improbable place to find surviving early examples of iron truss bridges.
Viewpoint | Gotthard Base TunnelSubscription
The recent opening of Switzerland’s Gotthard Base Tunnel provides another example of today’s engineers creating engineering wonders that supplant the achievements of a century ago