With all the talk about offsite construction and promised savings it can offer, how does a project team actually realise these benefits? Ramboll's Offsite Reviews are an innovative technique being used to demonstrate the savings brought by modern techniques, with insight gained by going through planning cycles multiple times with different systems.
Writing in Infrastructure Intelligence, Mathew Riley, ACE chair and MD of Ramboll in the UK, calls for positive engagement around new approaches to boost productivity and transform the industry’s reputation.
Ramboll’s work as lead designer and conservation engineer concluded as Temperate House, the world’s largest Victorian glasshouse found in London’s famed Kew Gardens, opened its doors on 5th May.
This year, the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) Europe conference will take place on 13-17 May 2018 in Rome, Italy. Experts from Ramboll’s Environment & Health division will deliver talks in keeping with the theme Responsible and Innovative Research for Environmental Quality.
We are delighted to announce the acquisition of specialist UK rail signalling business, DEG Signal Ltd. Welcoming DEG to our business will enable us to offer broader and deeper rail signalling expertise to Ramboll’s and DEG’s clients and shows our commitment to playing a major role in the development of modern rail systems both in the UK and overseas.
According to WICE, women represent 9% of engineering professionals in the UK, 18% in Spain, 26% in Sweden and 20% in Italy. The European Women in Construction & Engineering Awards has the ambition to make these industries more enticing to women, to create role models for women considering a career in these sectors, and to encourage companies to employ and train more women. Ramboll is delighted to have four finalists chosen for the awards.
Ramboll’s Buildings Director, Tom Shaw, recently joined a panel of influential industry experts to explore the extent to which modular housing is impacting the build to rent sector.
Behavioural-based safety (BBS) programmes have been disputed since their emergence in the late 20th century. While some favour the focus BBS programmes place on employee engagement, others reject their disciplinary or fault-finding nature. To help bridge the gap between theory and practice in behavioural safety, Ramboll is discussing the impact of safety culture on risk assessment at the Behavioral Safety & Culture: Barriers & Success Stories Conference in Berlin, Germany, on April 18-20, 2018.
The Mumbai Trans Harbour Link will be the longest sea bridge in India. Ramboll is acting as an advisor for the Indian and South Korean joint venture Tata Projects-Daewoo.
Lambeth Council’s Planning Committee has granted housing association Metropolitan qualified planning approval for their proposed development of more than 2,500 new homes and a wide range of community facilities at Clapham Park in south London.
Local governments around the world are grappling with rising populations and growing infrastructure investment demands whilst striving to improve the liveability of urban areas. Against this backdrop, smart technologies, analytics and digital design have the potential to transform the way we address imperatives such as air pollution, transport connectivity, water/waste management, energy and climate change.