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  • ICE President Sir John Armitt is a member of the Thames estuary commission led by Lord Heseltine.

    Engineering a future for the Thames Estuary

    • Author: Rod Hulse
    • Date: 09 September, 2016

    Despite significant levels of investment in infrastructure, the Thames estuary still contains highly deprived areas. The Thames estuary commission’s long term vision must have these communities at its core.

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  • ICE President Sir John Armitt is chairing a Brexit Leadership Group representing the infrastructure and construction industry

    Industry must unite to make Brexit a success

    • Author: Sir John Armitt
    • Date: 11 August, 2016

    ICE President Sir John Armitt calls for the infrastructure and construction industry to unite around a clear post-Brexit vision.

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  • The M25 running through Buckinghamshire, one of the counties making up England’s Economic Hearltand. Image credit: Timo Newton-Syms [CC BY-SA 2.0 ], via Wikimedia Commons

    Engines, Powerhouses and now a Heartland

    • Author: Ben Goodwin
    • Date: 05 August, 2016

    England's Economic Heartland – covering Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Oxfordshire, and Northamptonshire among others – is the  latest regional initiative following the Northern Powerhouse and Midlands Engine.

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  • Fast and powerful 5G networks have the potential to change how we design, deliver and operate our infrastructure

    ICE sets out industry perspectives on 5G technology

    • Author: Kelly Forbes
    • Date: 03 August, 2016

    ICE Policy Manager, Kelly Forbes, outlines the scope of the National Infrastructure Commission’s latest inquiry into 5G technology, and summarizes ICE’s response.

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  • Representatives from across the profession meet in Parliament to celebrate women in engineering.

    Women, engineering and politics

    • Author: Anusha Shah
    • Date: 01 August, 2016

    ICE Fellow, Anusha Shah, describes a gathering of women engineers in Parliament which she attended last month and discusses the role of engineers in politics.

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