Construction Europe - November 2013
NEWS & BUSINESS
FINANCE & CE BAROMETER
LAW & CONTRACT
Despite some relaxation in general tunnel activity over the last year, a number of large scale projects are keeping the tunnelling industry busy throughout Europe, writes Adrian Greeman.
The installation, repair and maintenance of utilities is big business, and contractors are increasingly turning to high-tech machinery to boost productivity. Helen Wright takes a look at the sector.
FALSEWORK & FORMWORK
From the design to the weather to the terrain – there are a large number of potential problems which need to be overcome with falsework and formwork. Sandy Guthrie looks at some of recent projects.
Manitou’s interim CEO plans to bring the company into a new era, while Spain has had a tough time financially, but ahead of next year’s SMOPyC, director of the Zaragoza Exhibition Centre calls for an