Flood defence news
A key figure has called for a more co-ordinated approach to avoiding floods and droughts.
Water & environment features
Davyhulme wastewater treatment works in Manchester has recently undergone massive changes. This has not only had a huge impact on the way sewage is dealt with in the North West, but it also fits into wider government plans to try and break the UK’s dependence on fossil fuels. Katherine Smale reports on another British Construction Industry Awards winner.
More water & environment news
Network Rail has released this timelapse footage of the Forth and Clyde Canal being drained and Carmuirs Twin Tunnels beneath it being demolished to allow for the construction of a new aqueduct.
Prime minister David Cameron has appointed new Cabinet ministers for the departments for Energy and Climate Change and Business, Innovation and Skills but his appointments for the roles of transport secretary and environment secretary in the previous government have remained unchanged.
Industry first for integration of road and architectural lighting on New York’s largest ever bridge construction.
Bam Nuttall and Nomenca have been awarded a new AMP6 framework by South East Water. It will be a continuation of their partnership during AMP5.
A partnership involving environmental engineering consultant JBA is to develop software that helps determine risk to marine works.
Images of a floating swimming pool have been released by a group hoping to raise £125,000 through crowdfunding.
Infrastructure in 2014
The water industry is going through a major change in focus that will have a significant impact on water companies and the supply chain
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