Civil Engineering excellence in Essex

Last Friday I spent the third and final day touring projects that had entered the ICE East of England Merit Awards 2014.  You can read about the first two days of visits on my blog here.  This final days projects were all in the South of the region in my home town of Southend and …

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park

With the family in tow I finally got to visit the Thurrock Thameside Nature Park near Stanford-le-Hope in Essex this morning and jolly good an outing it was too.  The park is on a small corner of the Cory landfill site near Mucking and is not that easy to find if you don't know where …

ICE Essex Mini Presentations evening – the slideshows

I recently organised a Mini Presentations evening for the Esssex Branch of the Institution of Civil Engineers.  You can read more about the event itself here and the background and organisation of the event here.  I have included on this blog page the presentation slides in case anyone is interested. The slideshow above is the …