• Civil engineering, surveying & building
      June 2011

      The Civil Engineers

      by Hugh Ferguson , Mike Chimes (Author)

      Many Victorian engineers have become household names, now, in the 21st century, with high speed rail, sky-reaching buildings and clean water on-demand we take civil engineers’ skills for granted. This is the story of the oldest professional engineering in

    • History of engineering & technology
      December 2013

      The Contractors

      The Story of British Civil Engineering Contractors

      by Hugh Ferguson , Mike Chimes (Author)

      Fully illustrated in colour, The Contractors, is the first history of the challenges and adventures faced by British civil engineering contractors from their emergence with canal construction in the late-eighteenth century to the present day. Extraordinar

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