Author: James Sinclair Johnston
1 August 2017
James Sinclair Johnston
The Structural Engineer, Volume 95, Issue 8, 2017, Page(s) 40
Topics discussed this month range from the risk in misusing software, a final word on buttress stability, seismic proofing and the danger of fracking, and having expert advice available 24-7 for when disasters strike.
David Brown finds the second edition of this comprehensive guide to be a valuable addition to a designer's resources, thanks in large part to the many worked examples, which are easy to identify, comprehensive and instructive.
Neil Thompson of Digital Built Britain considers the possibility of treating building materials as financial instruments – with their value ensuring they are recirculated through the economy after demolition or refurbishment.