Sir Alan Muir Wood Memorial Symposium

The Sir Alan Muir Wood Symposium was held on Thursday 21st October 2010 at the ICE, and was followed by an Evening Drinks Reception and Dinner.

The event flyer can be downloaded here

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1. Paul Jowitt, Introduction: Sir Alan Muir Wood's life and contribution to the Civil Engineering profession

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2. Robert Mair, Tunnelling and Geotechnics - recent case histories and research developments

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3. Martin Knights, International issues in tunnelling - the role of the ITA

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4. Robert Muir Wood, More honoured in the breach - modelling the catastrophic consequences of coastal defence failures

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5. Colin Warren, Working with Sir Alan Muir Wood

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6. Rodney Craig, Working with Sir Alan Muir Wood

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7. John Burland, The paradox of the Gausian subsidence trough

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8. Andy Alder, Design of underground structures - Engineering from planning through construction to use

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9. David Muir Wood, Letters and envelopes

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10. John Curtis, The Curtis - Muir Wood Formulae for tunnel design

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11. John Sharp, Memoir of Sir Alan Muir Wood

12. Rob McCrae, The Gautrain Project - challenging engineering on a major tunnel project

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