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Civil engineering news as it happens from New Civil Engineer

Latest civil engineering news, analysis and opinion from New Civil Engineer.

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TfL starts consultation on £3bn Bakerloo extension

30-Sep-2014 | By

Transport for London (TfL) has opened a consultation on extending the Bakerloo line from Elephant & Castle through Southwark to Lewisham and Bromley.

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Costain scoops £34M Manchester sewer tunnel job

30-Sep-2014 | By

Costain has won a £34M tunnelling project to tackle sewer overflows in Manchester.

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Engineering bosses adopt 10 point equality plan

30-Sep-2014 | By

Leaders of 20 of the UK’s top science, technology, engineering and manufacturing companies have signed up to a 10 point plan aimed at boosting the retention and development of women employees.

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Road maintenance funding system “ludicrous”, say MPs

25-Sep-2014 | By

Cost-effectively maintaining roads under the current funding system is difficult to achieve, an influential group of MPs has warned.

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Historic west London riverside chalet raised as protection from flooding

23-Sep-2014 | By

A historic London riverside landmark was successfully raised 1.5m above its original level in a £1.4M operation over the weekend.

News analysis

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Awards: Bigger and Better

25-Sep-2014

NCE reveals the shortlists for two more categories for the upcoming British Construction Industry Awards - the major building and civil engineering awards.

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Concrete: Stockley west viaduct approach

1-Oct-2014 | By Jon Masters

A variety of innovative methods have been used to build a major structure on Crossrail’s surface running section west of London, as Jon Masters discovers.

Serralunga tunnel

Concrete: Italian life saver

1-Oct-2014 | By NCE Editorial

Fire protection in tunnels is a critical issue. NCE reports on vital work to boost protection in Italy’s Serralunga tunnel.

NCE Video special

NCE interim editor Mark Hansford shares his highlights from the NCE/ACE Consultants of the Year Awards.

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New Black & Veatch chief eyes data role for firm

11-Aug-2014 | By Greg Pitcher

Black & Veatch’s new European water chief believes the firm’s blend of engineers, scientists and IT specialists can win over a new era of clients.

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New Port House Antwerp

Concrete: Jewel on the crown

A dramatic new building is taking shape on the Antwerp skyline that is posing a challenging test formwork and falsework designers. NCE reports.

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Say it out loud, you’re feminist and proud

Efforts to tackle our industry’s chronic gender imbalance edged forward this week with news that leaders of 20 of the UK’s top science, technology, engineering and manufacturing companies have signed up to a 10 point plan aimed at boosting the retention and development of women employees.

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Essentail tool: BIM has proved invaluable in the design and construction of a new roof for Manchester's Victoria Station

Watch now on demand NCE's BIM for Infrastructure webinar

26-Jun-2014

Join NCE and our expert panel including Atkins director Anne Kemp and MGF enegineering director Steve Hesketh to hear how the infrastructure supply chain is preparing for BIM Level 2.

NCE/AJ BIM webinar

Watch now on demand the first NCE/AJ live webinar: Level 2 BIM and beyond

24-Oct-2013

Register now to watch on demand the first ever joint webinar between NCE and The Architects’ Journal, together with Bentley Systems. Streamed live on 20 November at 1.15pm, our expert panel dispelled myths surrounding BIM and discussed how its adoption could be speeded up.

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Power stations: Industry is gearing up to build more capacity

Infrastructure in 2014: Powering up for a new age

30-Jan-2014

Electricity market reform, as detailed in the government’s Energy Bill, is expected to take hold by next summer, putting an end to uncertainty and delays to nuclear and renewable power new-build projects.

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IMAGES: New Street station roof goes on

17-Sep-2014

The new atrium roof at Birmingham New Street station has been completed.

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