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Water & environment features

Davyhulme sewage treatment works

Pressure cooker

16-Mar-2015 | By

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.

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Garden Bridge

Opponents of Garden Bridge win right to further legal challenge

23-Apr-2015 | By Emily Ashwell

The legal battle over the proposed Garden Bridge across the Thames in London is to go to judicial review in June.


Joint venture to create 3km of flood defences in Derby


A scheme to manage flood risk in the centre of Derby has been awarded to GBV, a joint venture between Galliford Try and Black & Veatch.

Wessex Water, AECOM

Aecom wins five year Wessex Water contract


Wessex Water has appointed Aecom to provide design services to its in-house engineering team for the next five years. The contract could be extended to 10 years.


Trio bag £560M water deal

22-Apr-2015 | By

A consortium of three major civils firms has secured £560M of work from Scottish Water.

Edinburgh Castle

SNP manifesto promises energy and rail infrastructure investment


The SNP manifesto for next month’s general election includes a pledge to back plans to commission a high speed rail link between its biggest cities and the north of England.

M4 Wales

Plaid Cymru manifesto says infrastructure key to economic recovery


The Plaid Cymru manifesto is calling for an extra 1% extra of UK GDP, equivalent to £800M, to be spent on Wales infrastructure projects.


Infrastructure in 2014: Water industry now faces a sea change

The water industry is going through a major change in focus that will have a significant impact on water companies and the supply chain

Stuart Crisp

Infrastructure in 2014: Adopting a long term solution

How confident are you that your sustainable drainage system (SuDS) will be accepted by a SuDS Approving Body (SAB)?

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