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Augmenting healthcare

Kristian Debus heads Thornton Tomasetti’s team making advanced design-engineering capabilities accessible. Katherine Williams learns about his career spanning motorcycles to mitral valves.

Assessment of permeability and behaviour of chalk in deep boreholes

The UK’s fast rail-link, HS2 proposes to boring a deep tunnel 60m+ through the Chilterns, chalk hills located in the South of England.
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European recycling markets reel from coronavirus

Concerns over the long-term impact of the coronavirus outbreak on key European recycling markets sharply escalated this week following the adoption of further containment measures across the continent.

Urgent permeation grouting during Crossrail tunnelling

Faced with water inflow to a Crossrail tunnel, what do you do? Stay calm and call for an IOM3 member. Keller - BAM Ritchies JV's David Bradley describes his role in averting potential flooding and tunnel collapse at Tottenham Court Road.

Q&A with Sharon Harris from Forterra

Forterra Plant Manager at the aircrete block production facility in Hams Hill, Coleshill, UK, Sharon Harris, speaks to Idha Valeur about her career in construction. Appointed to the position in July 2018, making her the company’s first female plant manager, Harris is responsible for overseeing the production of construction products including Thermalite aircrete blocks.

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