New construction methods and processes for civil engineers

Find out more about new construction methods and processes being utilised by civil engineers aimed at reducing build time and improving delivery.

Technology is playing an increasingly vital role in aiding engineers on site
Technology is playing an increasingly vital role in aiding engineers on site

ICE is a source of knowledge on new construction methods and processes. Members who want information and insight on methods such as Design for Manufacture and Assembly (DFMA), offsite construction, or lean. and their potential for improving project delivery and performance should always make the ICE their first port of call.

Basic awareness

Raising awareness of sector-changing new processes. The Production Management guide lays bare how to run an efficient project in simple terms.

Event - Steetley Design for Manufacture and Assembly debate, September 15th

Recorded lecture - What will society expect from a railway in 20 years?

Knowledge - Production Management in Design and Construction guide

Intermediate awareness

This book is a trusted guide in the tricky process of preparing accurate contracts for civil engineering.

Book - CESMM4 Civil Engineering Standard Method of Measurement

Advanced awareness

Book - Loosemore, M: Innovation, strategy and risk in construction: turning serendipity into capability. London and New York: Routledge; Taylor & Francis Group, 2014

Book - Orstavik, F: Construction innovation. Willey-Blackwell, 2015

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