The Brooklyn Bridge: tragedy overcome (part 2)

Author: S. Brady (Brady Heywood)

Date published

1 April 2015

First published: 1 April 2015

Price

Standard: £9 + VAT
Members/Subscribers: Free

Buy Now

Added to basket

Back to Previous

The Brooklyn Bridge: tragedy overcome (part 2)

The Structural Engineer
The Brooklyn Bridge: tragedy overcome (part 2)
Date published

1 April 2015

First published

1 April 2015

Author

S. Brady (Brady Heywood)

Price

Standard: £9 + VAT
Members/Subscribers: Free

Buy Now

Sean Brady concludes the story of the Brooklyn Bridge, detailing how Emily Roebling defied the odds to see the project through to completion.

Additional information

Format:
PDF
Pages:
3
Publisher:
The Institution of Structural Engineers

Tags

Lessons from failure Professional Guidance Issue 4

Related Resources & Events

The Structural Engineer
Managing Health & Safety Risks (No. 38): Vandalism and theft

Managing Health & Safety Risks (No. 38): Vandalism and theft

During the design process, it is important to be aware of the possibility of vandalism and its potential consequences. This article gives an overview of the types of incident that need to be considered.

Date - 1 April 2015
Author - The Institution of Structural Engineers' Health and Safety Panel
Price - £9
The Structural Engineer
Managing risk and contractual liability. Part 4: Site inspections

Managing risk and contractual liability. Part 4: Site inspections

The fourth part of our series from insurance broker Griffiths & Armour looks at site inspections and the potential liability attached to these.

Date - 1 April 2015
Author - Griffiths & Armour
Price - £9
The Structural Engineer
Engineering the Hanging Garden of Babylon

Engineering the Hanging Garden of Babylon

Sean Brady examines the remarkable engineering works that may have underpinned the Hanging Garden of Babylon - one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

Date - 1 July 2016
Author - S. Brady (Brady Heywood)
Price - £9