Basset Farmhouse, Basset Road, Treleigh, Cornwall TR16 4BE
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Problem Solving for Civil Engineers
2000 to present - Principal, Civil Solutions undertaking research into measurement of structural properties, concrete chemistry, guidance of IT configurations, and use of Paramics for design of traffic management systems.
1991 to 2000 - Senior Project Manager, Cornwall County Council with responsibility for Highways Agency assessments and post tensioned intrusive investigation. Managed application trials for use of composites to strengthen bridge columns. Use of instrumentation to monitor behaviour of novel use of carbon fibre for bridge strengthening, and to monitor cracks in a tunnel wall. Monitoring of results of cathodic protection system. Assessment of bridges and retaining walls (including Royal Albert Bridge)
1980 to 1991 - Principal Scientific Officer leading teams for constructing, instrumenting and testing to destruction large scale models of highway bridges, and the instrumentation and testing of redundant highway structures, including arch bridges.
1975 to 1980 - Senior Scientific Officer responsible for team undertaking operational research into construction operations. Development of instrumentation and experiments for evaluating methods of repair for concrete structures.
1963 to 1975 - Scientific Officer in team developing the Highway Optimisation Program System for the optimisation of highway alignments and associated operations.