ICE in partnership with the Landscape Institute is developing a guide for the Scottish Environment Protection Agency on the management of rivers in built up areas. The guide follows the report published by the two institutions last year: Liquid assets - making the most of urban watercourses.
AME has produced new briefing sheets on: draft planning policy guidance 12; the costs of an ageing society; the AA's recent report on highway design.
For a briefing sheet contact Clare Hartley by email on hartley_c@ice. org.uk, or send an A4 stamped addressed envelope.
The Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics (SECED) has arranged the seventh Mallett-Milne lecture to be held at ICE from 5.30pm on Thursday 27 May.
Professor Cinna Lomnitz of the Institute of Geophysics, National University of Mexico, will deliver a lecture on: The road to total earthquake safety. For further information contact Liz Marwood on: (0171) 665 2238.
ICE held a briefing meeting for 36 MPs and Peers from the South East on 24 February, Northern Counties on 3 March and Midlands on 10 March. Ten MPs attended the ICE-hosted all party parliamentary group on the built environment on 2 March.