The detailed management and modelling of pavement assets and its associated investment appraisal is well advanced. HDM4 is considered as the world standard economic tool for such appraisal as it is associated with the work of organisations like PIARC and the World Bank.
For something that we drink every day, water is a surprising problem for the materials scientist. there are no materials suitable for large scale water distribution networks that remain unaffected by their contents over time.
Research area. The focus of this work is to determine the contribution of specific early life management practices towards the development of resilience characteristics in pigs, and the relationship to pig welfare.