Starting Out With Being Brunel
As I’m sure some of you have sussed, the article that should have been here on Monday this week is taking considerably longer than usual. Reluctant as I am to skip a week or rush it through; I’ve, instead, been inspired by those lazy television writers and thought I’d do the narcissistic blogger equivalent of a ‘clip’ show.
So if you haven’t been following Being Brunel since 2012, why not check out…
The Best Posts of Being Brunel 2012
Investigating just how far you can push a structure before the factor of safety runs out; including penguins, motorcycles and cake.
The question of what Civil Engineers actually do is finally answered, with a blow by blow breakdown of my activities these last two months- and, of course, a pie chart!
Here are the five, of the many, deadly sins that consultants often commit that cause contractors to die a little inside (so I’m told)…
Notes from a Civil Engineer about the improbability of the Death Star, and how gravity is a problem, even for giant planetary space ships.
A Christmas Special: Accepted Code of Practice providing rules and guidance for both new, and existing, structures to supporting Santa Loading.