Housing minister promises planning system shake-up
A big shake-up of the planning system in England is on the cards to support essential developments.
Vital to retain and attract diverse talent post-Covid, say industry leaders
Latest Infrastructure Intelligence Friday webinar focused on the skills challenge for construction.
Kickstart for £2bn cycling and walking revolution
Thousands of miles of new protected bike lanes will be rolled out under plans to overhaul cycling and walking in England…
Events to explain how new Construction Talent Retention Scheme will work
ACE has organised two practical webinars on the new Construction Talent Retention Scheme.
Heathrow suffers £471m loss due to Covid-19 pandemic
96% decline in passenger numbers pushes Heathrow to £471m pre-tax loss in first six months of 2020.
Eighteen contracts worth almost £400m set for tender at former Redcar steelworks site
Plans to revitalise former Redcar steelworks site aim to create almost 400 jobs over next 12 months.
Scotland aims to decarbonise passenger rail services by 2035
Ambitious plans to transform Scottish rail network unveiled, including plan to decarbonise rail passenger services by 20…
Major projects risk wasting billions and leaving legacy of white elephants, say MPs
‘Levelling up’ risks leaving legacy of white elephants without culture change on handling of major projects, says new pa…
IPA appoints Jon Loveday as new director of infrastructure
Infrastructure and Projects Authority appoints Jon Loveday as new director of infrastructure, enterprise and growth.
Calls for bold new approach to deliver Scotland’s infrastructure
Covid-19 reinforces the urgency for an inclusive net-zero carbon economy to remain at heart of Scottish infrastructure.
Construction must take lead and grasp opportunity for change post-Covid
Latest Infrastructure Intelligence Friday webinar highlighted the future of infrastructure after the Covid crisis.
Boosting the psychological safety of staff in the new normal
As companies return to work after lockdown, the psychological safety of staff is of increasing importance.