Throughout his career Dr. Macleod has been closely involved in concrete
technology concerned with: Mix design including the study
of flow and pumping characteristics for a range of aggregate types
and admixtures: Assessment of concrete properties and testing
techniques: The practical application of technology, and determination
of rate of gain of strength, slip forming techniques, failure modes,
and effects of reinforcement: Development and application
of Non destructive testing techniques in the assessment of reinforced
concrete and the definition of Partial Factors of Safety.
This has involved major structures such as hospitals, bridges, viaducts,
airport runways, large commercial buildings and coastal works.
Dr. Macleod has considerable experience in:-
Contract management and control including site layouts and servicing.
Specialist in design of steel and reinforced concrete frames.
Materials control including concrete production, mix design and
Structural Surveys, Design Certification of buildings and Project
* The entire range of Civil and Structural
engineering functions including highways, bridges, water, drainage
and coastal protection.