Engineering, a common cultureEcole Spéciale des Travaux Publics, du Bâtiment et de lIndustrieInstitution of Civil Engineers10 February 2011Paris 7500511/06/2013 Henry Bardsley 1
11/06/2013 Henry Bardsley 2The engineering that our generations share is a common good.Using our ingenuity to interpret new situations.Sharing our experiences by writingBuilding teams, projects and moving on, developing new techniquesCommunicating using common units, models, codes, values.Concerting dispersed teams with varied experience.Describing society’s priorities with numbers and equations, before rhetoricand adjectives.Revive the relationship between the harmony of mathematics and the sensesof 26 century ago.Tetralogue between drawing, mathematical models, physical models andmanufacture.
11/06/2013 Henry Bardsley 3Assembly of Centre PompidouIntroduction
1 Foundation works2 Erection of the mast3 Erection of the stabilisation cables of the mast4 Fixation of 3rd temporary cable + prestressing of the stabilisation cables5 Erection of catenary cables + lifting of deck segments6 Completion of secondary structures + opening to publicStructural Concept : erection sequence11/06/2013 Henry Bardsley 160
Promenade : view from Thu Thiêm11/06/2013 Henry Bardsley 161
11/06/2013 Henry Bardsley 168Recommended reading;MackaySustainable Energy - Without the Hot Airhttp://www.withouthotair.com/ISBN-13: 978-0954452933BallFlow, Branches, ShapesISBN-13: 978-0199237975RiceAn Engineer ImaginesISBN-13: 978-1899858118