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Geology
Hybrid

The lecture reviews the construction of the Kilsby Tunnel built in the 1830s under the direction of Robert Stephenson, which faced the problem of driving through 400m of quicksand. The lecture will discuss route selection, geology, pumping and construction methods.

event-location
London, United Kingdom
Date
18 April 2024
Time
18:00 - 19:30 BST (GMT+1)

The Americas are uniquely vulnerable to natural disasters, including the often devastating impacts of climate change. This leg of the 14th Brunel Lecture Series explored the main environmental threats and considered the most effective ways to make key infrastructure more able to withstand them for t…

Date
04 April 2024
Online

The Right Tool For the Job - looking at choosing the most suitable Ground Investigation method and techniques for the very variable geology of the UK whilst minimising commercial risk for you and your Client.

event-online
Online
Date
18 October 2022
Time
12:00 - 13:00 BST (GMT+1)
Type
WICE Project

Belfast Sewers

Upgrade Victorian sewer system to cope with modern day demands The Belfast sewer system was originally built by Victorian engineers in the 19th century. It was designed as a combined system with both sewage and storm water flowing through the same pipes. Two centuries later the Victorian system was…

Date
20 June 2023
Type
WICE Project

Jackfield stabilisation

Stabilise land and improve transport links at World Heritage site Jackfield is located 1km downstream of Ironbridge on the south side of the River Severn in the Ironbridge Gorge, Shropshire and is part of a UNESCO designated World Heritage site. It is also the site of an historic landslip which has…

Date
20 June 2023
Type
WICE Project

Hong Kong Mass Transit Railway

The project challenge Until the 1970s, Hong Kong relied on buses and trams to get its population around the city state. As the economy grew – and traffic congestion increased – Hong Kong authorities saw they needed a more efficient way of moving people around the territory. A government-commissioned…

Date
20 June 2023
Type
WICE Project

The Catalyst

The Catalyst is a ground-breaking, architecturally striking facility with a distinctive dia-grid, home to the UK’s National Innovation Centre for Ageing and National Innovation Centre for Data. The construction started in December 2017 and was completed in October 2019. The project team delivered th…

Date
20 June 2023

Access a continually expanding collection of civil engineering resources

Date
06 February 2023

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