Adjusting for inflation, Crossrail will cost about £16 billion. With 42 kilometres of new tunnels under London and nine new stations, Will Stirling assesses how Building Information Modelling is helping the project both stay on budget and reduce whole life costs.
JCB chairman Lord Bamford wants to champion manufacturing and engineering when he officially takes his seat in the House of Lords on November 7.
Yorkshire SMEs were told this week about a government initiative to help them secure public sector contracts and the advantages of Business Information Modelling compliance.
The long-term challenges for the UK’s infrastructure are too serious to be left to short term politics and should be the responsibility of a new independent National Infrastructure Commission, according to a review by Sir John Armitt of the country's utilities and transport infrastructure .