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The Rudiments of Civil Engineering

Henry Law, George Rowdon Burnell, Daniel Kinnear Clark - Civil engineering - 1882 - 702 pages
...by Mr. Tredgold, and adopted by the Institution of Civil Engineers in their charter—" the art of directing the great sources of power in nature for the use and convenience of man." And here it is my duty to acknowledge the aid which I have derived from the Minutes of Proceedings...
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Science, Volume 22

Science - 1905
...of that species of knowledge which constitutes the profession of a civil engineer, being the art of directing the great sources of power in nature for the use and convenience of man, as the means of production and of traffic in states both for external and internal trade, as applied...
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Report

British Association for the Advancement of Science - Science - 1883
...present century. Telford has admirably defined the profession of a civil engineer as ' being the art of directing the great sources of power in nature for the use and convenience of man, as the means of production and of traffic in states both fur external and internal trade, as applied...
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The Rudiments of Civil Engineering

Henry Law, George Rowdon Burnell - Civil engineering - 1884 - 638 pages
...by Mr. Tredgold, and adopted by the Institution of Civil Engineers in their charter—" the art of directing the great sources of power in nature for the use and convenience of man." And here it is my duty to acknowledge the aid which I have derived from the Minutes of Proceedings...
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Lives, great and simple

Sarah A. Tooley - 1884
...mills, and machinery, took the name of Civil Engineers. They defined their profession as, " The art of directing the great sources of power in nature for the use and convenience of man." An older engineering society adopted as its motto a more concise definition, " We conquer by art the...
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Report

British Association for the Advancement of Science - Science - 1887
...Winstanleys structure on the Eddystone in 1096 maybe said to have commenced the modern engineering efforts 'in directing the great sources of power in nature...convenience of man ; ' ' efforts which, followed up by Rudyerd, Smeaton, the Stevensons, and others, have since been so successful in converting hidden dangers...
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The Law Reports. Queen's Bench Division, Volume 19

Law reports, digests, etc - 1887
...of that species of knowledge which constitutes the profession of a civil engineer, being the art of directing the great sources of power in nature for the use and convenience of man, as the means of production and of traffic in states, both for external and internal trade, as applied...
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Transactions, Volume 36

North of England Institute of Mining and Mechanical Engineers - Mineral industries - 1887
...class only. The Institution of Civil Engineers embraces all classes who are engaged in " the art of directing the great sources of power in nature for the use and convenience of man," and this definition allows it to take in nearly everybody. To become a member, however, of this very...
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The Law Reports. Queen's Bench Division, Volume 20

Law reports, digests, etc - 1888
...of that species of knowledge which constitutes the profession of a civil engineer, being the art of directing the great sources of power in nature for the use and convenience of man, as the means of production and of traffic in states, both for external and internal trade, as applied...
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Proceedings, Volume 12

Royal Institution of Great Britain - Science - 1889
...structure on the Eddystone in 1696, may be said to have commenced the modern engineering efforts," in directing the great sources of power in nature,...convenience of man ; efforts, which, followed up by Rudyerd, Snieaton, and others, have been so successful in converting hidden dangers into sources of...
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