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Piling: Growth routesSubscription
A range of geotechnical techniques have come into play as contractors improve links from an expanding Northamptonshire town to the roads network.
Uncertainty following the Brexit vote, coupled with a need for specialists to deliver the UK’s pipeline of infrastructure, make this a volatile time for universities offering geotechnical masters courses
Flooding: Capital projectsSubscription
Hampstead Heath’s picturesque ponds have undergone some major work to make them resistant to flood damage
Piling and foundations: The only way is earlySubscription
Getting ground engineering experts on board early has proved beneficial for a leading housebuilder
Piling and foundations: Turning the tideSubscription
Complex piling within the River Orwell is underway to enable a tidal barrier to be built that will protect the town of Ipswich from flooding
Interview: Gaining specialist recognitionSubscription
The new chair of the Federation of Piling Contractors, Alasdair Henderson, is passionate about seeing piling and geotechnical specialists get the professional recognition they deserve
Parsons Brinckerhoff‘s high level technical expertise recently won it a GE Award.
GE's got talent: interviews with this years' finalists for Young Geotechnical Engineer of the YearSubscription
The shortlisted candidates for this year’s GE Young Geotechnical Engineer award are, without exception, talented and enthusiastic, suggesting that the future of the industry is in good hands
Big rig takes on south London digSubscription
Piling for a massive new housing development in south London involves seeing what the UK’s largest CFA rig can do
Ground Engineering: Roll out the barrelsSubscription
An unusual legacy of the Second World War has prompted an imaginative remediation strategy in north Kent.