Day: July 21, 2015

Civil Engineering

Network Rail electrification pause based on ‘unreliable’ figures

The government’s decision to “pause” electrification on two major UK rail lines was made after Network Rail had provided “unreliable” and “not accurate” figures on …


Bam Construct set for £100m Glasgow development

Glasgow City Council has granted planning permission to BAM Properties and Taylor Clark Properties to develop a £100m office and residential project at Atlantic Square, Glasgow. …

Civil Engineering

Hinkley Point preferred bidders set to be unveiled

EDF Energy is on the verge of revealing “a number of preferred bidders” for work on the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant.


Aggregate Industries becomes UK’s newest cement producer

Aggregate Industries has joined the ranks of UK cement producers having taken over ownership of cement plants in Staffordshire and Northern Ireland. Aggregate Industries has …


University of Cambridge sets out £500m construction pipeline

The University of Cambridge has laid out plans for a five-year construction framework that could be worth up to £500m.