The president of the International Commission on Large Dams has awarded Dr Arthur Penman (F) honorary membership of ICOLD, for his services as chairman during 10 years of the commission's technical committee on tailings dams.
John Hill (F) has become president of the Institution of Structural Engineers.
Weeks Consulting has appointed Rex Pengilly (M) technical director with responsibility for developing strategic goals in asset/facilities evaluation and management.
Gifford & Partners has promoted Karen Baroni (M) and Stuart Divall (AM) to principal engineers.
Mike Rogers (M) has joined Consulting Geo-environmental Engineers of Integrated Geotechnical & Environmental Services.
Derek Miles has retired after six and a half years as director of the Institute of Development Engineering at Loughborough University. Ian Smout, currently leader of the Water, Engineering & Development Centre takes over as acting director of IDE/WEDC.
Ashdown Site Investigation has relocated its St Albans' branch office to Unit 6, St Albans Enterprise Centre, Long Spring, Porters Wood, St Albans, Herts, AL3 6EN, tel (01727) 835570.
The head office address in Lewes remains unchanged.