Atkins: Time to embrace scooters, segways and hoverboards?

01-Mar-2017

Transport planners in cities around the world – after decades of neglect – are now acknowledging the functionality of walking and cycling, in particular for short local trips and as ‘first and last mile’ connections to public transport. But another mode of urban mobility is emerging which could add to the mix of options and prove a game changer.read more

Atkins: Making the most of digitalisation

11-Apr-2016

Until a decade ago, the majority of the world's data was produced by scientific, industrial, and administrative sources. Today, most data is generated from the daily activities of millions of people around the world, through simple actions such as messaging friends on social media or shopping online. read more

30 consulting firms make the MCA Awards 2016 shortlist

25-Jan-2016

30 management consulting firms have made the shortlist for the 2016 MCA Awards following a record number of entries. The MCA Awards are the main event in the UK consulting calendar and are recognised as the benchmark for quality within the profession. Winners will be announced at the gala ceremony and dinner on Thursday 21 April.

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Atkins: The rise of cities

30-Nov-2015

As the population of the world's cities soars towards four billion, the need for smarter infrastructure is becoming increasingly urgent. How is the smart city movement, and technology more broadly impacting the way we plan our cities and urban infrastructure today? read more