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Going Electric: the impact of electric vehicles on energy and transport infrastructure

A five-year forecast looking at the impact of electric vehicles on energy and transport infrastructure and the associated challenges and opportunities. We sum up key themes from our Highways UK panel.
04 December 2017

Trade and customs impacts at ports post-Brexit

Changes to customs requirements and checks post-Brexit may impact ports and surrounding infrastructure. The Home Affairs Committee has advised government to put contingency plans in place.
24 November 2017

Government introduces the Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill

Automated and electric vehicles are back on the legislative agenda and not before time. We take a look at the latest legal proposals and where they fit into current developments.
19 October 2017

How to mitigate risk for large-scale infrastructure projects

Large-scale infrastructure projects present huge procurement challenges. Contracting parties can mitigate risk through careful contract drafting and negotiations.
12 October 2017

Do you have enough information to bring your procurement claim in time?

Unsuccessful bidders face the challenge of deciding on limited information whether to bring a procurement claim under time pressure. Specific disclosure may not be the answer.
12 October 2017

Secretary of State for Transport publishes railway guidance to ORR

We look at the key points in the new guidance, which replaces previous guidance issued to ORR in July 2012. 
07 August 2017

Autonomous vehicles: the future of the construction industry

Connected and autonomous vehicles (CAVs) have the potential to transform the construction industry.
28 July 2017

Press release

FLOURISH holds annual showcase and launches Insurance and Legal report

The multi-sector collaboration aims to advance the successful implementation of Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAVs) in the UK.
06 July 2017

ORR publishes quarterly Rail Freight statistics: what has changed?

We take a look at the ORR's Q4 2016/2017 Freight Rail Usage Statistical Release and highlight some of the key changes.
21 June 2017

Publication

Perspectives on infrastructure: How can we improve the delivery of UK infrastructure?

Views from industry leaders and key decision makers on the challenges facing the infrastructure sector.
13 June 2017

Airport refused the power to apply higher access charges to rail users of railway link

The ORR's 'ground-breaking' decision that Heathrow cannot apply higher charges for access to its rail link has been upheld. This ruling has implications for rail link operators, sponsors and users.
05 June 2017

The Bus Services Act 2017: key issues

The Bus Services Act 2017 has received Royal Assent and this article considers the key changes and concerns. 
09 May 2017
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