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Water, Water everywhere?

A couple of water related items, which might be ironic for those currently living through the wettest of droughts in the UK.  However, the vagaries of the UK climate do warrant long-term consideration. National water Infrastructure The Institution of Civil … Continue reading

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A waste of Public Money?

An intriguing article in the New Civil Engineer (NCE) 17-05-12 about the proposed New Wear Bridge in Sunderland (http://www.nce.co.uk/news/structures/engineers-say-118m-wear-bridge-is-waste-of-public-money/8630426.article?blocktitle=Exclusive-news-from-NCE-magazine&contentID=204 ).  Three points intrigue me before commenting on the meat of the article.  Costs are an important background to the article … Continue reading

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