Two new gantries are being erected along the Bridgewater Expressway in Runcorn over the next month so testing of tolling technology can be carried out, ahead of the Mersey Gateway opening in autumn 2017.
A £4m ERDF project to fit fibre broadband within and between Cheshire and Warrington’s science parks is “significantly at risk” of not going ahead due to new application deadlines imposed post-Brexit for EU funding.
Property technology, often dubbed proptech for short, as a phenomenon is a fairly new thing, but as an industry property has actually been fairly good at adopting new technologies, writes Michael Robinson.
Networking technology provider Cisco and Manchester Science Partnerships have announced they will deliver a 11,000 sq ft technology innovation facility within No.1 MSP Central, the 70,000 sq ft block being built in Manchester.
BT said it will spend an extra £3.4m rolling out high-speed broadband telecoms connections across Cheshire after experiencing higher than average take-up of services delivered to date in the Connecting Cheshire initiative.
Free wi-fi is now available at Liverpool Central, Moorfields, James Street, as well as Birkenhead stations Hamilton Square and Conway Park. It will be introduced at Liverpool Lime Street lower level and Old Hall Street entrance to Moorfields by the end of the year.