The Arup Journal 1970 Issue 3

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'An engineer looks at architecture' – a paper given by Ove Arup at Leicester University Arts Festival is the focus for this issue.

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Other articles in this issue of The Arup Journal include: A conference report from the Prestressed Concrete Congress held in Prague, June 1970; The excavation for and basement stability of The Carlton Centre – a 50-storey office tower plus hotel and retail in Johannesburg, South Africa; The use of prestressing foundation strengthening at York Minster, UK; An historical study of the 19th century St Katharine Docks in the Port of London, UK with a brief conclusion on proposed redevelopment; The changing face of concrete; The structural design of Beecham Research Laboratories in Surrey, UK.