• Connected and automated vehicles travelling in groups will present new patterns of traffic loading and potentially alter the way road pavements deteriorate.
    • Blog post
    • 16 September 2019

    How to keep roads future-proof

    Self-driving cars are nearly here. Michael McHale of TRL says civil engineers must start preparing now for the rapid changes in the transport sector, ensuring existing road networks continue to be fit-for-purpose.
     

    Spillweirs Large and Small: Designing for Reservoir Floods, Belfast
  • ICE launched its State of the Nation 2019 report this week. Image credit: Visual Eye
    • Blog post
    • 12 September 2019

    State of the Nation 2019: Connecting Infrastructure and Housing

    The ICE has published its annual State of the Nation report. This year, the report focuses on the steps required to better integrate the delivery of infrastructure and housing.  

    Spillweirs Large and Small: Designing for Reservoir Floods, Belfast
  • Do we fully recognise all the benefits of water efficiency?
    • Blog post
    • 12 September 2019

    Bricks & Water: an increasingly valuable role for water efficiency?

    During a period of significant housing growth, household water efficiency will form an important component in the government’s commitment to net zero carbon emissions by 2050. Baroness McIntosh of Pickering explains why and how.

    Spillweirs Large and Small: Designing for Reservoir Floods, Belfast