A new multimillion pound collaborative space for the civil engineering industry to work alongside leading researchers from the University of Cambridge has officially opened on the West Cambridge campus. This Metric has been developed as a tool for integrating low energy objectives into the design process alongside capital cost. The building will house the Department of Engineering’s Division of Civil Engineering and the National Research Facility for Infrastructure Sensing, run by the UK Collaboratorium for Research on Infrastructure and Cities (UKCRIC). The new building for the Cambridge University department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology on the West Cambridge Site (Image: Keith Jones). The three-storey facility will be located on the West Cambridge site and SDC Builders will start work on the development in the coming months. 27 Nov, 2020. Local authorities have approved the University’s plans for a new, three-storey Civil Engineering building on the West Cambridge site. The University of Cambridge has gained planning approval from the local authorities for an innovative new building for the Department of Civil Engineering which will be located on the West Cambridge site. The Civil Engineering (D) Division is led by Professor Simon Guest. New Civil Engineer Civil engineering and construction news and jobs from New Civil Engineer. Construction works have just commenced on a new building for the Department of Engineering (entrance façade pictured) located on the West Cambridge site. Delivery to the Strong floor in Civil Engineering Building. Opening of new Civil Engineering Building to make ‘significant contribution’ to UK infrastructure research. The University of Cambridge has gained planning approval from the local authorities for an innovative new building for the Department of Civil Engineering which will be located on the West Cambridge site. 07-10-2019. Airports News; Business News; Bridges News; Energy News; Rail News; Roads News; Tunnels News; Water & Floods News; Revealed: Reasons Lower Thames Crossing plans were pulled. As part of the brief, the late Professor Sir David Mackay came up with the concept of an Energy Cost Metric. Hammersmith Bridge | Council backs ‘double-decker’ bridge as temporary fix 27 Nov, 2020; … Latest. Strategic Aim: Advancing the mechanics of civil and structural engineering systems within the broader context of the design, construction and operation of sustainable infrastructure and the stewardship of Earth's resources and environment. Plans Approved For University Of Cambridge Civil Engineering Building Plans have been approved for a new Civil Engineering Building at the University of Cambridge.