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David Balmforth

Balmforth calls for vision and tenacity to tackle global challenges

If the engineering community is to rise to the challenges presented by global mega-trends such as climate change, population growth and resource depletion, it must “adopt the vision, tenacity and ingenuity of our Victorian forebears”, new ICE President David Balmforth said last week.

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