This paper discusses the fundamental changes that have, and are taking place, in the role and uses of environmental and public health consulting engineers to help provide services for the benefit of recipient communities. Reference is made to the shortcomings of some of the present procedures, and comments are presented on the changes which could lead to overall benefits to users.
- Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering
- Water, Engineering and Development Centre (WEDC)
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CitationLLOYD, D.O., 1981. What role for the consulting engineer. IN: Ball, S. and Pickford, J. (eds). Water, people and waste in developing countries: Proceedings of the 7th WEDC International Conference, Loughborough, UK, 23-25 September 1981, pp.52-55.
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