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Ernest Macartney de Burgh: From Sandymount to Australian engineering legend

Ernest Macartney de Burgh Burgh was to become one of Australia’s most prominent engineers. His witty and likeable character, together with his engineering prowess, made him an engineering legend Down Under.

Michael Cogan: An appreciation

Niall O'Donovan pays tribute to his good friend, the late Michael Cogan – a Fellow of Engineers Ireland, former chairman of the Cork Region and a long-standing staff member of Cork County Council.

My engineering life Q&A: Arup's Mary Hurley

Chartered Engineer Mary Hurley of Arup writes that 'in school, I was drawn to the sciences and maths. I loved solving puzzles and trying to figure things out – always questioning the why and the how. I also wanted to help people and try to make things better'.

Puzzle finally solved? Researchers reveal why 'self-healing' Roman concrete is so durable

An unexpected ancient manufacturing strategy may hold the key to designing concrete that lasts for millennia.

The role of the Standing Conciliator – Part I: An overview

Ciaran Fahy considers the role of the Standing Conciliator under the Public Works Contract as used by the Irish public sector for building and civil engineering projects since 2007.

Christopher J Marshall: An appreciation

Christopher J Marshall, Chartered Engineer, FIEI, who died on October 3, 2022, has been described by his many colleagues and friends as 'a gentleman and gifted engineer'.


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