Title Crumbling blocks in Donegal caused by Pyrrhotite, not Mica, expert claims – The Irish Times Degree of recognition International Media name/outlet The Irish Times Media type Web Duration/Length/Size 1 page Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 15/11/22 Description Engineers investigating the mica crisis that is expected to cost the State billions of euro have “been looking for the wrong thing for years”, an international expert has warned.
In advance of a conference in Co Donegal – the county worst affected by homes crumbling as a result of defective concrete blocks – Dr Andreas Leemann said it is “very disturbing” the chief problem is not mica, a component in blocks long blamed for the scandal
Producer/Author Brian Hutton URL https://www.irishtimes.com/ireland/housing-planning/2022/11/15/crumbling-blocks-in-donegal-caused-by-pyrrhotite-not-mica-expert-claims/ Persons Paul Dunlop, Andreas Leemann
|Title||The Science and Societal Impacts of Defective Concrete|
|Location||Atlantic Technical University, Donegal & Ulster University, Magee Campus, Letterkenny & Derry, Ireland|
|Period||15 Nov 2022 → 17 Nov 2022|