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Fleming finalists announced

Cementation Skanska has announced that the finalists in this year’s Fleming Awards will present their work on a range of geotechnical projects from emergency repairs through to planned work for a new building.

The final line up will include presentations from Somerset County Council and Crestmoor on Construction on West Quay Collapse, Bridgwater: Emergency Stabilisation; Coffey Geotechnics, WML Consulting and Geotechnical Engineering on Kirklees Technical College Enabling Works; and Peter Brett Associates and Forkers will present its work on  stabilisation of historic chalk mines its Field Road and Coley District, Reading – Phase 3 discussion.

The finalists will present their work to an audience and a panel of judges formed by Cementation Skanska’s Dimitrios Selemetas, Arup’s Dinesh Patel and SLR Consulting’s Ian Uglow at the ICE in London at 6pm on 5 December.

Readers' comments (2)

  • I assume this prize is named after Dr. Fleming who was the Technical Director for Cementation Piling and Foundations in the early 70's: one of a dying breed, even then, who would stand his corner, take on anyone, and show an excellent fundamental, theoretical and yet very practical understanding of difficult geo-technical and foundation problems and provide their solutions.

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  • http://www.nce.co.uk/ken-fleming1933-2001/714856.article

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