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May 28, 2021
Construction materials shortage

The current supply chain crisis could spark a long-overdue change for construction

It feels a bit like the great toilet roll grab of 2020 at the moment with dwindling supplies and our builders’ merchant limiting us to one […]
May 28, 2021
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Major refurbishment of world’s largest mechanical signal box complete

Work on the 117-year-old Grade II-listed Severn Bridge Junction signal box in Shrewsbury is now complete. It is the largest operational mechanical signal box in the […]
May 28, 2021
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Tideway completes final shaft for London ‘super sewer’

Construction of the Thames Tideway Tunnel has reached a major milestone following the excavation of a 60m deep shaft at the King Edward Memorial Park site […]
May 28, 2021
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Carbon, cost and safety benefits of piling innovation trialled by HS2

Use of a vacuum excavator to create accurate pile lengths on High Speed 2 (HS2) could cut costs, reduce risks and improve sustainability for the wider […]