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Manchester Victoria station platform 1 & 2

THE GALLERY | Manchester Victoria unveils its £44M facelift


Labelled as Britain’s “worst station” in the Department for Transport’s 2009 report Better Stations, Manchester Victoria railway station has been unveiled after a £44M facelift.

M1 smart motorway construction moves to next phase

6-Oct-2015 | By Emily Ashwell

The £112M scheme to upgrade parts of the M1 to a smart motorway enters a new stage this week when contractors start work between Rotherham and Stocksbridge.

Manchester Victoria

£44M Manchester Victoria station revamp opened

6-Oct-2015 | By Emily Ashwell

Transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin officially marked the completion of the £44M upgrade of of Manchester Victoria station today.


Direct employment enhances contractors' HS2 chances

5-Oct-2015 | By

High Speed 2 bosses are looking for contractors with directly employed workers as they move into the procurement phase for the first phase of the £43bn project.

Highways England sets out how £2bn will be spent on East of England roads

1-Oct-2015 | By Emily Ashwell

Highways England has met with suppliers in the East of England to explain how more than £2bn will be spent on improving roads in the region.

Labour transport chief pledges better rail infrastructure under public ownership

29-Sep-2015 | By Emily Ashwell

Shadow transport secretary Lilian Greenwood has told Labour Party members it is time for railways to come under public ownership - and for better rail infrastructure outside the capital.

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Mayor unveils measures to ease London road congestion

29-Sep-2015 | By

Boris Johnson today unveiled a series of traffic boosting measures aimed at easing congestion in London.

First Crossrail tracks laid in southeast London

Crossrail 2 'could add £100bn to the UK economy'

29-Sep-2015 | By Emily Ashwell

Crossrail 2 could be worth up to £102bn to the UK economy – triple the £32bn estimated cost of the project - according to research.


Highways England invites bids for up to £500M of roads works

28-Sep-2015 | By

Highways England has advertised the second of four frameworks for roadworks in the East Midlands. 

Cambridge busway

New twist in Cambridgeshire busway dispute

28-Sep-2015 | By

The long-running Cambridgeshire busway dispute has taken another twist with the announcement of a six-month period of surveys and tests.

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St George's bridge

Roads: Resurfacing Doncaster's St George's Bridge

5-Oct-2015 | By Tyler Byrd

A high performance steel slag-based asphalt is ensuring that St George’s Bridge in Doncaster maintains its role as the town centre’s crucial northern gateway - long into the future. Ty Byrd reports.

Bam Rail Round Table

Rail round table: Skills scramble

21-Sep-2015 | By

How does the rail industry address its skills needs? NCE convened a panel of experts to explore the challenge and suggest potential solutions. Mark Hansford reports.

Infrastructure in 2014: Transport


Infrastructure in 2014: How Crossrail is set to transform London

12 December 2013 | By Terry Morgan

In 2014 Crossrail will reach the halfway mark and begin to move from heavy civils towards a focus on tunnel fit-out and railways systems.

Northampton station

Infrastructure in 2014: Stations offer a new branch of business

12 December 2013 | By

Rail travel is set to be transformed over the decade - a transformation that applies just as much to the stations as it does to the network.

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