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CSIC’s Head, Professor Robert Mair, wins prestigious President’s Medal at ICE Awards

last modified Mar 20, 2014 02:24 PM
The prestigious ICE President’s Medal was presented to Professor Robert Mair at the recent Awards Ceremony at the Institution of Civil Engineers in London.
CSIC’s Head, Professor Robert Mair, wins prestigious President’s Medal at ICE Awards

CSIC’s Head, Prof Robert Mair receiving ICE President's Medal

The citation for Professor Mair stated: “The ICE President’s Medal for 2013 is awarded in recognition of innovation that is delivering a step change in design and construction…Professor Mair is internationally recognised for his work on underground construction involving soft ground tunnelling, retaining structures, deep excavations and foundations. He leads the Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction, which focuses on the innovative use of emerging technologies in sensor and data management…it is already impacting on major construction projects, achieving transformational change in performance, efficiency and cost.”