Minutes of Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers;with Abstracts of the Discussions.VOL.XXVII.Session 1867-68.Index Page 603
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Page 163 - Engineer, being the art of directing the great sources of power in Nature for the use and convenience of man...
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Page 141 - Bridges. Estimates and Diagrams of Railway Bridges for Turnpike, Public and Occupation Roads, in the Embankments of Double or Single Lines, and Cuttings of Double Lines, with Form for Calculating Quantities in Skew Structures, etc., also Culverts of various dimensions, and at Station Buildings, by JW Grover, MICE, second edition, enlarged, with 37 coloured plates, folio, cloth 31 6 E.
Page 156 - The THEORY of STRAINS in GIRDERS and similar Structures, with Observations on the application of Theory to Practice, and Tables of the Strength and other Properties of Materials.
Page 110 - Subject to such regulations as the Council, may from time to time prescribe, any Member, Associate Member...
Page 125 - THE COUNCIL of The Institution of Civil Engineers invite communications on the Subjects comprised in the following list, as well as upon others ; such as — 1.
Page 124 - THE COUNCIL of the Institution of Civil Engineers have awarded the following Premiums : — 1. A Telford Medal, and a Telford Premium, in Books, to Richard Price Williams, M. Inst, CE, for his Paper " On the Maintenance and Renewal of Permanent Way.
Page 257 - In such a case, it will be found that the pile will safely bear, without danger of further subsidence, " as many times the weight of the ram, as the distance which the pile is sunk the last blow, is contained in the distance which the ram falls in making that blow, divided by eight.
Page 112 - Society for the general advancement of Mechanical Science, and more particularly for promoting the acquisition of that species of knowledge which constitutes the profession of a Civil Engineer...