News from Alexandra Wynne
Aecom has promoted 20 consultants to director-level positions within its project and cost management and consulting (PCC) business in the UK over the past month, the firm has revealed.
The Hong Kong government has announced it will use NEC3 contracts for all its projects put out for tender in 2015/16, following a series of pilot projects.
Train services have today restarted on the Cambrian Coast railway between Harlech and Pwllheli following the storm-disrupted rebuild of a key bridge.
The efficiency programme at Network Rail is beginning to yield results but the work is also highlighting what is left to be done.
With political conviction for High Speed 2 (HS2) faltering behind the scenes at Westminster there is a rise in favour of resurrecting plans for a third runway at Heathrow airport.
Tunnels under the Atlantic, High Speed 5 and Apple in charge of the world – all of which are possibilities for the next 40 years as far as civil engineers are concerned.
We’re used to the age old friction between architects and engineers, but in these unrelenting economic doldrums the clash of ideals between what is iconic and what is affordable or appropriate is heightening.