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Two workers die in London balcony collapse

21-Nov-2014 | By

Two workers have died and six people have been injured following the collapse of a balcony in in Knightsbridge, London.


Fears emerge that imported Dutch precast concrete blocks could be hazardous waste

20-Nov-2014 | By

Imported Dutch precast concrete structural interlocking blocks containing high lead content recycled glass aggregate could be reclassified as hazardous waste, NCE has learned.


Cheesegrater bolt failure report not due till New Year

18-Nov-2014 | By

The cause of the Cheesegrater bolt failure will not be known until 2015, the tower’s owner British Land has said.

Skyscraper rollercoaster

VIDEO | World's tallest rollercoaster design unveiled

18-Nov-2014 | By

The design of the world’s tallest roller coaster has been unveiled by its developer in Orlando, USA.

Murgeya Bridge designed by Arup

THE GALLERY | Bridges triumph at Structural Awards

17-Nov-2014 | By Greg Pitcher

A suspension footbridge designed by Arup to link two communities in western Rwanda has been recognised at the 2014 Structural Awards.

Deptford Creek bridge

THE GALLERY | Deptford Creek footbridge swings into position

14-Nov-2014 | By

Construction of the Greenwich Reach Swing Bridge over Deptford Creek in south-east London is nearing completion, with the structure swung across the river for the first time this week.

The big picture

ITER floor slab construction

VIDEO | Floor slab constructed for world’s biggest thermonuclear reactor

The concrete floor slab which will host the world’s biggest nuclear fusion machine has been constructed.

Structures features

Leicester Centre for Medicine

Structures: Smart and cool

11-Nov-2014 | By

The new Centre for Medicine at the University of Leicester will be more than six times as energy efficient as its predecessor. Dave Parker reports.



Eurocodes can't satisfy safety alone

12-Nov-2014 | Updated: 30-Oct-2014 | By Barry Johnson

It is often said that temporary works designers need to get to grips with Eurocodes, and there are fundamental differences in the way temporary and permanent works should be designed. But this is too simplistic.

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