About the Author
Martin Rogers BE, MEngSc, PhD, BA(Public Ad), CEng, MICE, MRTPI, Chartered Engineer and Chartered Town Planner, has worked in private practice as well as in local authorities, and was a member of the Dublin Transport Initiative Study Team that devised the first integrated transportation plan for the Dublin city region. He joined the permanent staff at the Dublin Institute of Technology in 1993, was Assistant Head of School with responsibility for first year engineering from 2010 to 2014, and is currently a Senior Lecturer in the School of Civil and Structural Engineering. Bernard Enright BE, MSc, PhD originally qualified as a civil engineer and worked in information technology in engineering and in the financial markets for 25 years. He joined the School of Civil and Structural Engineering at Dublin Institute of Technology as a Lecturer in Civil Engineering in 2003, where he chairs the Bachelor of Engineering Technology degree programme in Civil Engineering. He completed his PhD on the subject of traffic loading of highway bridges in 2010, and has published extensively on this and related topics.