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Sir Courtauld Thomson, chairman of the Limmer and Trinidad Lake Asphalt Company, in his speech at the annual general meeting in March, referred to the attention the company’s staff was paying to the problem of vibration, and the writers, who have worked in collaboration with the company’s staff, are now able to reproduce some results of experiments recently carried out. W.P. Digby and R.B. Fairthorne
It is an old saying that we learn more by our failures than from our successes, but, unfortunately, in this country engineers are prone to hide their failures, rather than to publish them so that their brethren may benefit. H.J. Deane
A very interesting description of the construction of the new Stare Bridge, Warwickshire, was given by Mr. D. H. Brown, County Surveyor of Warwickshire, in a paper prepared for a meeting of the Institution of Municipal and County Engineers, West Midlands District, which was held at Kenilworth recently.