15th February 2019 delivered by John Lyness, CEng
An illustrated, interactive talk, on the local structures and infrastructure around Belfast, from time immemorial. An historical review will be followed by a look at today’s streetscapes and essential services.
We will cover:
- How Belfast buildings work - from the Parlour House, to the Mill, to the city centre High Rise Office Blocks;
- The historical development of Public Works around Belfast - from water supply, to the Musgrave Channel, to the Road Network;
- The future challenges to Belfast from Climate Change and growth.