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Chapter 6 - Engineering Construction and Building
Construction during the Settlement Years
Sir John Holland, B.C.E., Hon.D.Eng., F.T.S., F.I.E.AUST, F.A.I.M. Formerly Chairman, John Holland Holdings Limited.

The Use of Timber as a Structural Material
Dr. R. H. Leicester, B.Eng.(W.A.), M.Eng.Sc.(W.A.), Ph.D.(Illinois, U.S.A.) Head, Safety and Risk, C.S.I.R.O. Division of Building Research.

Structural Steel
Mr. I. G. Cameron, B.E., F.I.E. Aust., F.I.C.E., F.A.S.C.E.,F.I.ArbA., Joint Managing Director, Cameron McNamara Pty. Ltd.(Consulting Engineers)

Concrete Technology
Mr. W. H. Taylor, M.C.E., C.Eng., F.I.C.E., F.I.E.Aust. Concrete Engineer.

Mr. L. E. Rowell, F.R.A.I.A., A.R.I.B.A., F.A.I.B., R.A.P.I. Deputy General Manager, Investment & Development Group, Jennings Industries Ltd. of Melbourne.

Industrialised Housing
Mr. G. B. White, F.I.E. Chairman & Chief Executive, White Industries Limited. (Construction Developers and Coal Miners.)

Ports and Harbours
Mr. J. M. Wallace, E.D., A.S.T.C., F.I.E.Aust. Consulting Engineer, Former President, Maritime Services Board of N.S.W. 1975-1984.

Dr. M. G. Lay, Ph.D., F.T.S., F.I.E.Aust. Executive Director, Australian Road Research Board.

Heavy Foundations
Mr. A. P. Sewell, M.A., M.I.C.E., F.I.E.Aust. Manager, Engineering Division, John Holland Engineering Pty. Ltd.

Mr. J. B. Laurie, B.E., F.I.C.E., F.I.E.Aust. Managing Director, Maunsell & Partners Pty. Ltd. (Consulting Engineers & Planners)

Mr. A. G. Robertson, O.B.E., B.E., F.I.E.(Aust). (Retired). Engineer in Chief, Melbourne & Metropolitan Board of Works 1967-76.

Water Engineering
Mr. Douglas G. Price, A.M., B.E., F.T.S., F.I.E.Aust., M.A.S.C.E. Managing Director, Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation.

Railways Mr. J. W. Connell, F.T.S., C.Eng., F.I. Struct.E., F.I.A.B., M.A.S.C.E., F.I.D., F.R.S.H. Group Principal, John Connell Consulting Group. (Consulting Engineers.)

Major Buildings
Professor J. C. Haskell, Dip.T.P. (London), M.Arch. (Natal), Rome Scholar, F.R.S.A. Head, Graduate School of the Built Environment, University of N.S.W.

Dr. K. N. E. Bradfield, O.B.E., D.Phil. (Oxon), B.E., B.Sc. (Syd), M.I.E.Aust. Civil Aviation Adviser, Former 1st Assist. Director-General, Department of Civil Aviation.

Thermal Power Stations
Mr. K. N. Sutherland, F.M.T.C., Mech.Eng. Principal Design Engineer, Performance & Development, Power Department, State Electricity Commission of Victoria.

Materials Handling
Mr. E. E. Peacock, B.E., F.I.E.Aust., Chairman, Crooks Michel Peacock Stewart Pty. Limited. (Consulting Engineers).

Oil Industry
Mr. A. W. Gorrie, B.E.(Hons.)(W.A.), M.I.E.Aust., F.A.I.M., F.I.D.A. Chief Executive, B.P. Australia Limited.

Snowy Mountains Scheme
Mr. Douglas G. Price, A.M., B.E., F.T.S., F.I.E.Aust., M.A.S.C.E. Managing Director, Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation.

The Sydney Opera House
Mr. G. W. Noe, B.Sc. (Civil Eng), Hon.D.Eng. Formerly Managing Director Wood Hall Limited, holding company of M. R. Hornibrook Group, (1949-76) Construction Engineers for Stage 2 & 3 of the Sydney Opera House.

Sydney Harbour Bridge
Mr. J. Kinsella, B.E., M.Sc., F.I.C.E. Director, Cleveland Bridge and Engineering Company Limited.

Hamersley Iron Development
Mr. G. W. Hills, A.S.A.S.M., M.Aus.I.M.M. (Retired), Formerly Project Director, Hamersley Iron Development.

North West Shelf
Mr. P. P. Tapper, B.E.(Hons), M.I.P.E.N.Z., M.I.C.E., (Fellow I.P.) Executive General Manager, Woodside Offshore Petroleum Pty. Ltd.

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