Author: Hammond, B C
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Hammond, B C
THE International Commission on Large Dams of the World Power Conference recently formed an International Committee to consider the problem of cements for large clams. A British Sub-Committee on special cements for use in such structures was appointed. This committee had in view the desirability not only of investigating the behaviour of different cements in respect of the special properties of heat evolution and solubility, but also of ascertaining whether any simplified tests adequate for ordinary routine test purposes could be recommended. N. Davey
The Armorial Bearings consist of a shield surmounted by a breast-plate, and beneath, a scroll inscribed with the words "FUNDAMENTO SEMPER STABILI," which, translated, is "Ever on a firm foundation."
The Armorial Bearings of the Institution of Structural Engineers, a description of which appears on page 301