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​Geotechnics gears up to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day 2018Subscription

22 June, 2018

Engineering firms all over the UK are starting to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day 2018 today ahead of the main events tomorrow.

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​Geotechnics gears up to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day 2018Subscription

22 June, 2018

Engineering firms all over the UK are starting to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day 2018 today ahead of the main events tomorrow.

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Lego to team up with Year of Engineering to inspire future engineers Subscription

22 June, 2018

Lego and the Year of the Engineer campaign have teamed up to bring engineering to UK schools this autumn.

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Ciria seeks industry partners for geotextile projectSubscription

22 June, 2018

Construction guidance organisation Ciria has announced plans to build on its existing guidance for use of geotextiles as engineered solutions and is looking for firms to collaborate on the project.

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New reservoir to be built within existing reservoir Subscription

21 June, 2018

United Utilities is creating a new underground service reservoir within an existing service reservoir.

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Wood Thilsted and WSP to design foundations for US’s largest offshore windfarmSubscription

21 June, 2018

Wood Thilsted and WSP have won the contract to design the foundations for offshore wind project off the Massachusetts coast.

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Successful finish for Nicholson and Menard on New York schemeSubscription

22 June, 2018

Ground engineering work to improve traffic flow on New York City’s Harlem River Drive project has recently been completed two years after Menard Construction and Nicholson started work on the scheme.

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Gallery: First Tideway TBMs are lowered into positionSubscription

21 June, 2018

Tideway has announced that its first tunnel boring machine (TBM) parts have been lowered 53m into the shaft at Kirtling Street by the Ferrovial Agroman UK and Laing O’Rourke joint venture in readiness to start the first tunnel drive on London’s new super sewer.

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Investigation launched into excavation works at HK metro stationSubscription

21 June, 2018

Hong Kong’s Highways Department is demanding a detailed account from rail operator Mass Transit Railway Corporation (MTRC) following poor handling of safety issues on the construction of the Exhibition Centre Station.

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Record breaking Chinese tunnel achieves breakthroughSubscription

20 June, 2018

Work on the Jilin tunnel in China has celebrated breakthrough five months ahead of schedule after setting a new regional record by advancing 1,400m in one month in February.

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Vinci completes tunnel for Lima expressway Subscription

20 June, 2018

Vinci Highways has completed a 2km tunnel for Lima’s main expressway in Peru.

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Keller acquisition expands Swedish sheet piling capabilitiesSubscription

18 June, 2018

Keller’s Nordic division, Keller Grundläggning, has announced that it has acquired sheet piling specialist Sivenmark Maskintjänst.

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Ahmedabad Metro TBMs set to launch Subscription

6 June, 2018

Indian engineering firm Larsen and Toubro is gearing up to launch the first of two 6.57m diameter earth pressure balance tunnel boring machines (TBM) for the Ahmedabad Metro.

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Cornwall adds £1.4M backing to Eden geothermal schemeSubscription

23 May, 2018

Cornwall Council has said that it committed to exploring the future potential of deep geothermal energy and has announced a £1.4M grant to Eden-EGS Energy for a scheme at Eden Project, near St Austell.

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Keller reports positive start to 2018Subscription

23 May, 2018

Keller has announced like for like revenue growth and modest profet gains in the first four months of the year, despite poor weather conditions in North America and Europe impacting on project progress.

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Geochemical data licencing creates new market for FugroSubscription

15 May, 2018

Data acquired during a hydrocarbon seep survey, heat flow and geochemical coring campaign in Newfoundland’s Orphan Basin has created a new market for Fugro and its partner Amplified Geochemical Imaging (AGI).

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Triton Knoll wind farm set to break UK HDD recordSubscription

22 June, 2018

Triton Knoll offshore wind farm developer Innogy Renewables has awarded onshore cabling contract to J Murphy & Sons that looks set to break the UK record for horizontal directional drilling (HDD).


Tunnelling expertise secures further Swedish work for ImpleniaSubscription

21 June, 2018

Implenia has said that its knowledge of tunneling in Sweden was a key factor in securing another contract with Swedish transport authority Trafikverket.


Züblin wins Lovö Interchange tunnelling workSubscription

19 June, 2018

Strabag’s Swedish subsidiary Züblin Scandinavia has been appointed by Swedish transport administration Trafikvert to undertake work on the Lovö Interchange, which includes major tunnelling work.

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CPB wins Australian iron ore earthworks contractSubscription

19 June, 2018

BHP Iron Ore has appointed CPB Contractors to undertake bulk earthworks, concrete and underground services work for its South Flank project in its Area C mine in the Pilbara region, Western Australia.

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Tutor Perini JV set to win LA’s £308M Purple Line tunnel dealSubscription

15 June, 2018

Tutor Perini has announced that the Fontier-Kemper/Tutor Perini joint venture has received a notice of intent from the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority for the Purple Line Extension Section 3 Tunnels Project.