Engineering Construction & infrastructure

Watch as the Danish Rubjerg lighthouse is moved inland on skates

4 weeks ago — Quick Read

Coastal erosion from North Sea winds has to topple the 120-year-old Rubjerg Knude lighthouse. However, the Danes have come up with a simple solution. Move the whole thing inline by...

NASA takes next step to cement humanties place in Space

2 months ago — Quick Read

Concrete has been the key to humanities building techniques for over 5,000 years. Now NASA engineers have brought this ancient tech into space.

Two years on what’s the verdict for the world’s first solar road?

3 months ago — Quick Read

Two years ago, the worlds first solar road opened outside a small village in Normandy. Two years down the road how has it faired? Sadly the 2,800 square meter test...

World’s largest urban farm to open in Paris

3 months ago — Quick Read

The world's largest urban farm is set to open on a Paris rooftop in early 2020. When it opens in the spring of 2020 the 14,000m² farm will be the...

The Whaley Bridge dam collapse is a wake-up call

3 months ago — Long Read

Concrete infrastructure will not last forever without care

Infographic: What are the 10 Biggest Construction Companies in the World?

10 months ago — Long Read

The Global Construction Industry is projected to grow to £7.92 Trillion by 2020 but this figure only takes account the 50 largest and most influential markets. What are the top...