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The Institution of Civil Engineers is calling for mandatory structural analysis and risk assessment of all buildings in built up areas after finding that decay led to the catastrophic failure of a building in which an Edinburgh woman was killed in June 2000.
Consultant Mouchel has won a £40M, six year Highways Agency contract to oversee and develop active traffic management aimed at beating congestion on the M42.