Our members come from all construction stakeholder groups and cover both the supply and demand side of the industry, as well as the public sector, regulators and academia. Find out more about our members. If your organisation is a CIRIA member and you would like to feature some news about your organisation, a specific project, or offer a thought piece, then please get in touch by emailing Jordon Riley at jordon.riley@ciria.org

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INTEGRATED STRUCTURAL INSPECTION ON THE THAMES

 
In the summer of 2016, working for BAM Nuttall and Atkins, as part of the TfL STIP 2 investment project on key London infrastructure, Mistras provided a fully Integrated Structural Inspection package for both the Lambeth and Vauxhall bridges over the River Thames.

View the full case study here.

News from our members:

Golder to Undertake Rock Tunnel Inspections to Support Stockholm’s Metro Extension

RSSB - Asset integrity - Lets keep listening

Sir Robert McAlpine - Key considerations for digital construction

Curtins - UXO guide shortlisted for Brownfield Awards 2020

Topcon - Digital Transformation and Construction Post-Covid

Polypipe Middle East - Creating Healthier Living Spaces feature

Costain - The Times top 50 employers for women 2020

Balfour Beatty - Appoints new Group General Counsel and Company Secretary

Black & Veatch - Unique free-to-all assessment contributes to the commercial viability of tidal energy

Active Building Centre - What are active buildings?

Arup - A pathway to rail resilience

Aecom - Launches virtual public consultation tool

Kier - Supports NHS Scotland to convert SEC in to temporary hospital

Maccaferri - Covid-19 and Maccaferri's preparedness 

Polypipe Middle East Managing Director featured in Sustainabilist ME

Gavin & Doherty Geosolutions - Progressing BAT III

WSP - Coastal flooding lets start planning for the long term

Aecom - 2020 Ireland review

Active Building Centre - An active solution putting energy into architecture

ICE - Enabling better infrastructure

Marshalls revisit future spaces

Black & Veatch - Designing, Developing and Managing Mine Water Infrastructure

Zero Waste Scotland sponsors first Circular Economy built environment design award in UK

Curtins - Introduces new Director of Transport planning

Marshalls - Future Spaces  - Cities of Green

COWI - Innovation for construction for sustainable cities

Ischebeck Titan - A greener footprint - zero waste to landfill

Darcy group - Combined CCTV, GPS and topography modelling

Autodesk appoints Dr. Ayanna Howard to Board of Directors

Geobrugg develops cost effective solution to Landslide monitoring

Sir Robert McAlpine - CEO Paul Hamer shortlisted for Chief Executive of the Year

Polypipe Middle East appoints new Managing Director and Sales Director

COWI - Four projects shortlisted in the Structural Awards

Arcadis mental health and wellbeing blog

SafeLane Global - encounters problem during unexploded ordnance (UXO) survey

Barratt plc enhancing habitats and improving outcomes for species

COWI strengthens international presence to meet demand for renewable energy solutions

Construction views

CIRIA members are welcome to submit articles and thought pieces to this blog. For more information send an email to jordon.riley@ciria.org. For more thoughts and blogs check out the CIRIA Network Blog.
Grouted anchors and soil nails: all you need to know
16/11/2020
John O’Donovan, GDG Principal Engineer and co-author of CIRIA guide C794 outlines the importance of grouted anchors and soil nails to our infrastructure.
 
Importance of good screen design
16/11/2020
Dr Amanda Kitchen, Consultant Principal Civil Engineer, Mott MacDonald and co-author of the C786 guidance outlines the importance of screen design
 
Investing in blue-green infrastructure – the time is now
20/10/2020
Peter Massini, Lead – Green Infrastructure, Greater London Authority discusses why a greener urban environment is essential for growing cities.
 
Integration of green, blue and electricity
16/10/2020
Howard Gray, Urban tree enthusiast GreenBlue Urban discusses how can we make our open spaces more multifunctional?
 
Mainstreaming Green Infrastructure: Moving From Persuasion to Acceptance
21/09/2020
Allister Scott, Professor of Environmental Geography, Northumbria University and Chair, Building with Nature Standards Board discusses blue green infrastructure implementation.