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Nicholson Bangerter Highway Interchange Project

Nicholson installs soil nail walls for Utah highway interchange Subscription

19 February, 2018

Nicholson Construction Company is installing three soil nail walls for Utah’s Department of Transportation’s (UDOT) Bangerter Highway interchange project in Salt Lake County.

Nicholson Bangerter Highway Interchange Project

Nicholson installs soil nail walls for Utah highway interchange Subscription

19 February, 2018

Nicholson Construction Company is installing three soil nail walls for Utah’s Department of Transportation’s (UDOT) Bangerter Highway interchange project in Salt Lake County.

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NIC criticises slow progress of Crossrail 2Subscription

16 February, 2018

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.

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Bored pile wall failure leads to Rome street collapseSubscription

16 February, 2018

Investigations are underway into failure of a bored pile wall at a construction site in Rome earlier this week.

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Ørsted and Oxford sign wind turbine foundation optimisation dealSubscription

16 February, 2018

Ørsted and University of Oxford have signed a five year research agreement to work on optimisation of foundation design for offshore wind turbines.

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Aecom and SNC-Lavalin to design Montreal metroSubscription

15 February, 2018

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.

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Council reports further ground movement in YstalyferaSubscription

19 February, 2018

Neath Port Talbot Council has said that engineers carrying out routine monitoring inspections of the Pantteg landslide in Ystalyfera have identified ground movement close to Pantteg Chapel in the village centre.

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HJ Foundation completes Miami tower foundation Subscription

19 February, 2018

Keller company HJ Foundation have completed the foundations for a 197.8m beachside apartment tower.

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Ground conditions delay Carillion-linked Manchester relief roadSubscription

16 February, 2018

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.

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Five month Kennington closure planned for Northern Line Extension tunnellingSubscription

16 February, 2018

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.

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Further landslips affect Port Talbot roadSubscription

16 February, 2018

Fresh debris falls from the landslip on the B4286 Cwmavon Road in Port Talbot are expected to be cleared today.

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Terratest acquires US slope specialist GeostructuresSubscription

12 February, 2018

Ground engineering specialist Terratest has announced that it has bought out US-based ground improvement and slope stability firm Geostructures.

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Hydrock rebrands its contracting businessSubscription

7 February, 2018

Hydrock has said that it is to focus solely on engineering design and consultancy after announcing that its contracting business with form a single division under its existing QDS Remediation brand.

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Van Elle reports double digit growthSubscription

25 January, 2018

Van Elle sales and profit both grew significantly in the first six months of its financial year, which ended on 31 October 2017. The business has reported that revenue was up 22.1% to £52.6M, while its underlying EBITDA was up 18.7% to at £8.4M.

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Carillion creditors may get less than 1p in the £1Subscription

17 January, 2018

Insolvency specialist UHY Hacker Young has said that companies owed money by Carillion may receive less that 1p for every pound they are due.

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Ground-related issues contributed to Carillion cost overrunsSubscription

17 January, 2018

Cost overruns have been linked to ground related issues on two out of three major cited as the main drivers behind Carillion’s downfall.

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Causeway Geotech wins Inshes to Smithton ground investigationSubscription

15 February, 2018

Transport Scotland has appointed Causeway Geotech to undertake ground investigation work to support the A9/A96 Inshes to Smithton scheme.

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York potash shaft deal to fast track workSubscription

14 February, 2018

Yorkshire polyhalite mine developer Sirius Minerals has said that it has signed an agreement which will improve shaft sinking methodologies and accelerate the scheme by up to six months.

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Jacobs and IDOM win Dublin Metro project Subscription

12 February, 2018

Jacobs and IDOM have been awarded a €14m (£12.4M) contract for Dublin’s Metro North project, The Sunday Times has reported. 

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Stadium role secured by AarsleffSubscription

9 February, 2018

Aarsleff Ground Engineering has announced that it has been appointed to undertake the piling work for the new Stadium Leisure Complex in York by Buckingham Goup on behalf of clients Greenwich Leisure and Wrenbridge Sport York.

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Benthic to undertake geotechnical investigations off AzerbaijanSubscription

7 February, 2018

Geosciences firm Benthic, has secured a contract for offshore geotechnical investigation in the Caspian Sea.