Author: R. Slade, M. Sharratt, R. Harvey, N. Petrioli (all WSP)
1st April 2019
First published: 1st April 2019
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R. Slade, M. Sharratt, R. Harvey, N. Petrioli (all WSP)
All the articles from the April 2019 issue.
In the first of two notes on specifications, Steve Williams discusses their basic principles and the types available. Next month, Steve will examine why over-reliance on specifications re-used from previous designs imports risks to projects, and what can be done to avoid those risks.
This month's letters continue to discuss the topic of gender balance, with readers making the case that diversity benefits business and proposing ways to address the current imbalance. Other topics include fire resistance in tall timber buildings, concrete and climate change, and the principle of virtual work.