A design by Bystrup Architecture, Design and Engineering has been chosen by the jury in a contest to design a bridge over the River Thames.
National Infrastructure Commission chairman Lord Adonis has described yesterday’s Spending Review as just the first step in sorting out the UK’s infrastructre.
Network Rail is expected to complete most of its enhancement projects up to 2019 by raising £1.8bn in non-core asset sales.
London Underground has said that construction work on the Metropolitan line extension will start next year after a funding deal was agreed.
Engineers and geologists in Los Angeles are trying to work out how a slipping hillside on the Vasquez Canyon Road is pushing up the road.
To mark the 45th anniversary of the Range Rover, the car manufacturer commissioned artist Steve Messam to design a paper bridge for the vehicle to drive over.
Civils firms have called for a firm plan to be drawn up for creating the ‘Northern Powerhouse’.
Paris-based engineering and architectural consultancy Marc Mimram has won a competition to design a new bridge over the River Avon in Bath.
Chancellor George Osborne has signed two devolution deals, giving new transport spending powers to local politicians in Liverpool and the West Midlands.
WSP Parsons Brinkerhoff has won a £2M contract to review sites along the M40 for the design development of noise barriers.
Privately financed rail infrastructure deals may be on the cards once again, as chancellor George Osborne seeks to reconcile budget cuts with a commitment to transport spending in next month’s Comprehensive Spending Review.
At a recent NCE round table, the supply chain and some major rail clients came together to discuss efficiency. Ben Cronin reports.
Infrastructure in 2014: Transport
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.
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.