Verulam (readers' letters - October 2018)

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1 October 2018

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Verulam (readers' letters - October 2018)

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Author
Various
Date published
1 October 2018
Price

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Members/Subscribers: Free

The Structural Engineer
Author

Various

Date published

1 October 2018

Author

Various

Price

Standard: £9 + VAT
Members/Subscribers: Free

This month's letters reflect on the Genoa bridge collapse and ask how many other pieces of infrastructure may be unsafe; consider the subsidence problems that may arise from a hot summer; discuss the importance of retaining old building records; and call for better promotion of the industry and careers in engineering through the media.

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PDF
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3
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The Institution of Structural Engineers

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Opinion Issue 10

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