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Alex's blog

I’m NCE’s News Editor and love nothing more than hearing all the gossip, news and views from the industry’s key figures - so do get in touch if there’s a burning issue you want to see in NCE’s news pages.

All posts from: May 2012

The yawning gap that lies between form and function

Posted by Alexandra WynneWed, 23 May 2012

We’re used to the age old friction between architects and engineers, but in these unrelenting economic doldrums the clash of ideals between what is iconic and what is affordable or appropriate is heightening.