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My engineering life Q&A: Gregory Allard of Clandillon Civil Consulting

Civil engineer Gregory Allard loves problem solving either at work, volunteering as chairperson of the Thomond YES, or through challenging sports like hiking, mountain biking or rock climbing in his free time.

Remembering Tom Kenny: 'A gentleman engineer'

May 2022 marks a year since the passing of Tom Kenny, civil engineer and construction manager, whose work helped shape the landscape of Ireland’s northwest. 

Why CPD matters to me: TOBIN Consulting Engineers MD Ciaran McGovern

Ciaran McGovern says 'if I could give any advice to others, it would be that each of us maintains a curiosity approach to learning, that we lean on the experience of others and in this way we will remain motivated to continue to develop professionally throughout our careers'.

Why CPD matters to me: Trevor McSharry, head of Department of Civil Engineering and Construction, IT Sligo

Head of the Department of Civil Engineering and Construction at IT Sligo, Trevor McSharry would have as his CPD motto, ‘The only constant is change and CPD and lifelong learning is a key enabler to change for everybody.’

'Essence of NUI Galway': Prof Padraic O’Donoghue retires after 24 years as civil engineering chair

Prof Padraic O’Donoghue has been professor of civil engineering at NUI Galway since 1997, after previously having worked in University College Dublin as a lecturer in civil engineering for seven years. 

Roman concrete's secret strengthening ingredient? A 2,050-year-old Roman tomb holds the answers

A study about a 2,050-year-old Roman tomb has uncovered some interesting information about the nature of Roman-era concrete. Despite being a very ancient technology, the durability of this material has long stumped experts, until now.


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