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Anghel Saligny

Romania
born 1854, Galați, Bucharest

Anghel I. Saligny, an academician, engineer, construction engineer, minister and teacher, is considered to be one of the pioneers of world technology in the designing and construction of bridges and silos with metal structure and reinforced concrete, one of the founders of Romanian engineering.
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Riccardo Morandi

Rome, Italy
born 1902, Rome

Riccardo Morandi (1 September 1902 – 25 December 1989) was an Italian civil engineer best known for his interesting use of reinforced concrete. Amongst his best known works were the General Rafael Urdaneta Bridge, an 8 km crossing of Lake Maracaibo incorporating seven cable-stayed bridge spans..

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Joseph Bazalgette

London, United Kingdom
born 1819, London

Sir Joseph William Bazalgette (28 March 1819 – 15 March 1891) was a 19th-century English civil engineer. As chief engineer of London's Metropolitan Board of Works his major achievement was the creation (in response to the Great Stink of 1858) of a sewer network for central London which was..

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