NIC criticises slow progress of Crossrail 2Subscription
The National Infrastructure Commission’s (NIC) first Annual Monitoring Report has found the government to be too slow to establish a firm timetable or funding plan for Crossrail 2.
Stockport Metropolitan Council has said that challenging ground conditions and risk of ground collapse will delay opening of the A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road (A6MARR) by up to five months.
Investigations are underway into failure of a bored pile wall at a construction site in Rome earlier this week.
Ørsted and University of Oxford have signed a five year research agreement to work on optimisation of foundation design for offshore wind turbines.
Construction of four new passageways as part of the Northern Line Extension means that trains on the Bank branch will not stop at Kennington for five months.
Further landslips affect Port Talbot roadSubscription
Fresh debris falls from the landslip on the B4286 Cwmavon Road in Port Talbot are expected to be cleared today.
Aecom and SNC-Lavalin to design Montreal metroSubscription
A partnership between Aecom and SNC-Lavalin has been selected by Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) to design the Réseau express métropolitain (REM) in Montreal.
Wessex Water has said that work on the £15M Frome Valley relief sewer scheme has reached the final phase with completion of a tunnel below the M4 motorway.
Transport Scotland has appointed Causeway Geotech to undertake ground investigation work to support the A9/A96 Inshes to Smithton scheme.
Investment in earthworks structures on the UK rail network looks set to rise to £793M in control period 6 (CP6), up 16.7% from the current control period.