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Not so simple

ON THE face of it, the proposed merger between the Association of Consulting Engineers and the British Consultants Bureau has a lot going for it (see News). The resulting Association of British Consultants will benefit from the BCB's international profile and breadth of membership, as well as the ACE's resources and efficiency as a lobbying organisation. The large engineering practices will not have to shell out two subscriptions - something many would not have put up with for much ...

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