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  • Uxbridge blockade - this summer's big activity with 6km of life expired track replaced.

    Rethinking the basics on track renewals - LU needs your help

    Jackie Whitelaw talks to infrastructure programme director George McInulty about ideas to speed up one of the toughest tasks on the capital’s Underground.
    9 years 8 months ago
  • Forth Road bridge construction

    Forth at fifty

    Britain’s first long span suspension bridge and its first cable stay bridge are 50 this year. Mott MacDonald was the designer.
    9 years 8 months ago
  • San Paulo, Parque da Cidade

    Climate Positive - case studies

    LONDON - Elephant and Castle; SAU PAULO - Parque da Cidade - city developments setting the pace
    9 years 8 months ago
  • Elephant and Castle, London

    Climate positive - urban laboratories seeking new models for sustainable living

    Antony Oliver reports on the move towards carbon negative cities
    9 years 8 months ago
  • Goodbye Piccadilly

    The first 100 years of women in transport

    One hundred years ago, as young men headed from London to serve in the trenches of the First World War, women for the first time found themselves working in the transport industry keeping the capital moving.
    9 years 9 months ago
  • Graham Cleland, Anglian Water

    Factory thinking: a supply chain view

    Rethinking procurement could unlock efficiencies and encourage more offsite manufacturing in the water industry says Graham Cleland, offsite general manager for NG Bailey. We all know the story of the tortoise and the hare and...
    9 years 9 months ago
  • Richard Ogden, Buildoffsite

    Factory thinking - a car industry for the water sector?

    By embracing standardisation the UK water sector has the potential to save billions of pounds and create a world leading industry. Richard Ogden does not mince his words when discussing the importance of standardisation in...
    9 years 9 months ago
  • Water - factory thinking - Strensham

    Factory thinking for the water sector

    Moving into a new asset management period is the ideal time for the water industry to embrace factory thinking and smart construction says leading contractor Costain. And the impact will be felt through the supply...
    9 years 9 months ago
  • Collaboration in action

    Network Rail has successfully adopted an alliance approach to deliver some of its most significant infrastructure projects, including upgrades to the West Coast Main Line in the Stafford area (a project which is anticipated to...
    9 years 9 months ago
  • Ben Mullard, Beale and Company

    Collaborative working – time to join in

    Beale & Company co-hosted a seminar with the Garrick House Network this month examining some of the themes emerging from the industry’s focus on increasingly collaborative ways of working. Here’s a taste of what was...
    9 years 9 months ago

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