Latest Civil Stories


How can engineers become effective company directors?January 19, 2018

Recruiting the right skills and experience at board level is the lifeblood of technically oriented organisations. Read on for your chance to win a copy of David W Duffy’s book, A Practical Guide for Company Directors


The greatest 15 engineering marvels of all timeJanuary 16, 2018

Christopher Madden journeys through history to select the greatest engineering marvels of humanity from the ancient world, the medieval period and modern times. But do you agree with his 15 choices?

Carrington Power Station: ESB’s 890MW gas-fired power plantDecember 5, 2017

John O’Connor outlines the development of Carrington Power Station, the UK's newest gas-fired combined-cycle thermal plant, and its journey from conception through to celebrating its first anniversary as a fully-operational station in September 2017