BSc Mech Eng Glasgow 1981, with a particular interest in engineering uses & properties of Scottish stone. After coming to offshore industry & Aberdeen, granite history has become of special interest. Delighted to discover AGS about 1998, with its experts & enthusiasts, all sharing a common delight in matters geological. AGS – a fertile ground for growing the seeds of interest & making some great friends, what a combination ! Hail to the founding fathers of AGS & my educators, many thanks.