12 February 2019
Andy Murray, head of infrastructure at RSM, said: ‘In the age of short termism, it is refreshing to see Transport for the North (TfN) publish a 30-year investment plan.
15 March 2018
Andy Murray, head of infrastructure at RSM reacts to this week's spring statement
26 February 2018
Andy Murray, partner and co-lead for infrastructure at RSM, said: ‘The West and Wales Strategic Rail Prospectus sets out a clear vision to maximise the opportunity that HS2 brings by proposing four key transport hubs in the North West.
18 January 2018
With the UK’s railway carrying more passengers than ever and demand continuing to rise, is there a plan in place to tackle this? Digital Railway is the industry’s improved plan to tackle the UK’s capacity issue by accelerating the digital modernisation of the railway. More trains will run on existing tracks – safer, faster and cheaper – helping to increase the impact of vital upgrades like HS2 and Crossrail.
13 November 2017
Recent headlines have documented the early termination of a Nuclear Decommissioning Authority 14 year long contract following a legal challenge from an unsuccessful bidder, costing millions to the UK taxpayer. In 2007, Metronet, responsible for two thirds of the Tube’s infrastructure collapsed, costing millions to the UK taxpayer. Are there links between the failures of these and other large scale programmes?
15 September 2017
Experts have again warned that in order to meet the UK's long term climate goals, additional sources of low-carbon energy will be needed. Offshore wind farms and nuclear repeatedly hit the headlines but could batteries provide a solution?
03 July 2017
How will major events in the past 12 months such as Brexit, Trump’s election and a minority UK government, affect the infrastructure sector?
25 November 2016
We forecast that existing projects in the infrastructure delivery plan would continue and that further investments would be announced.
19 October 2016
Over the past few years agile methodologies have spread across a wide range of industries and functions and are even influencing behaviour at the executive level.
18 April 2016
Our infrastructure team have developed guidance for HM Treasury & the Cabinet Office.