Profile: John Roberts

Author: J. Whitelaw

Date published

1 February 2018

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Profile: John Roberts

Profile: John Roberts
The Structural Engineer
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J. Whitelaw

Date published

1 February 2018

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J. Whitelaw

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Engineer for the award-winning British Airways i360 observation tower in Brighton, Dr John Roberts, is 70 this year and has no plans to stop work. Jackie Whitelaw talked to a man who intends to be the oldest engineer at his employer, Jacobs, and still turning out ground-breaking designs.

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2
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The Institution of Structural Engineers

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Career Profiles Opinion Issue 2

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