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Carillion's top scaffolder: PFIs, payment and what comes nextSubscription

Lyndon Scaffolding was once Carillion’s go-to scaffolder before cutting its ties. CEO Robert Lynch outlines what needs to change following the firm’s demise.

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How virtual reality safety training can trick the mindSubscription

Is it possible to create artificial memories of trauma using VR, with the aim of influencing scaffolders to develop risk adverse behaviour?

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Modular revolution: Keeping scaffolding up to speed Subscription

As with so many industries, construction has seen significant advances in recent years

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Bam hovers above electric lines to fix vital Paddington bridgeSubscription

A seemingly straightforward strengthening and repainting job has been complicated by extremely difficult access centred on the presence of nine neighbouring railway lines.

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Climate change: 3 steps to building resilient roadsSubscription

Seismic changes in conditions are hitting roads hard, which makes developing materials to combat climate change more important than ever, says FM Conway’s David Smith

Bruce Donaldson head of highways WSP

Boom times await highway engineersSubscription

Confidence in UK infrastructure and particularly roads remains high, and the government’s recent backing of the £7bn Oxford to Cambridge Expressway in the Autumn Budget is testament to that.

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Portal power: New tool targets highways sector emissionsSubscription

A carbon portal is helping Highways England build more sustainable roads

Mark Kaney director of asset management Sweco UK

Digital asset management: What it needs is consistencySubscription

The potential for technology to transform the infrastructure sector is a double-edged sword.