MPs have urged the government to justify road user charging in order to fund transport improvements in the future, and suggested removing congestion charging as a condition of schemes receiving Transport Innovation Fund (TIF) cash.
Tanker blaze brings down Detroit bridgeSubscription
A fuel tanker explosion and subsequent fire last week caused a reinforced concrete bridge to collapse onto the Interstate 75 motorway in the Hazel Park suburb of Detroit, United States.
Slough town centre plans get go aheadSubscription
The regenration masterplan for Slough has been given the go-ahead by Slough Borough Council’s planning committee.
The US economic stimulus package is to help cover a major bridge resurfacing project of £6.2m in Ohio, USA.
Engineers have been warned: ‘not to panic’ in the face of the growing Swine Flue pandemic, despite the death-toll rising from 17 to 29 last week, however many companies have put contingency measures into place regardless.
The London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games remain on time and on budget according to new data published this week by the Government and Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA).
A new Skydeck for Chicago's Sears Tower Subscription
The new Sky deck observation boxes have been masterfully built by the means of engineers at Halcrow Yolles who have been at the heart of detailed design for all the glass and steel components.
A fuel tanker explosion has caused an overhead bridge to collapse in Detroit, Michigan
Mott MacDonald has scooped two more Crossrail design contracts making it the biggest winner of work on the £16bn project to date.
A new beach for BlackpoolSubscription
A brand-new beach has appeared on Blackpool promenade providing residents and visitors alike with the opportunity to sharpen up on their beach sports skills - or simply to chill out in style - regardless of whether the tide is in or out.