Editor's Desk

Conferences focus on industry concerns. The Pietro Salini keynote at the WTC warned of 'extinction of contractors' under current trends to shift risk from clients to contractors, and fighter pilot Mandy Hickson at the BTS Dinner gave an inspiring speech, particularly for women, to succeed in any career they choose, including underground engineering, which is in high demand of dedicated professionals.

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