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Sara Thiam


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    Viewpoint | Engineers’ vital environmental roleSubscription

    15 August, 2018

    On 1 August this year, the world’s population had used more of the Earth’s natural resources than the planet has the capacity to regenerate.

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    Walking in Telford's footstepsSubscription

    19 April, 2017

    “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it,” goes Santayana’s famous quotation. The ICE’s values have their roots in the 19th century but are they still relevant today?

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    Comment | Scottish manifestoSubscription

    14 March, 2016

    The Scottish Government “gets” infrastructure. In the 16 years since taking control of the country’s networks it has invested heavily in connecting Scotland’s cities, and upgrading the rail network, including the new Borders Railway.

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    Getting the balance rightSubscription

    22 June, 2015

    Getting gender equality requires a sustained effort on many fronts.

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    Telling our stories betterSubscription

    8 July, 2014

    We must improve how we communicate what civil engineering is all about.

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    Liquid assets Subscription

    28 June 2012

    Exploiting Scotland’s climatic advantage.