Big Stuff 2013

Big Stuff 2013 was held in Ottowa, Canada at the Canada Science and Technology Museum and the Canada Aviation and Space Museum.

See below for the papers presented at Big Stuff 2013.

Our ISSN number for the conference series is ISSN  2207-2845.

Conference Papers and Presentations

V. Argyropoulos & G. Batis – Saving a Marine Iron Paddle Wheel Removed from the 1868 Steam Engine Shipwreck ‘Patris’ during an Economic Crisis in Greece

George Bailey – A Retrospective Look at the Conservation and Restoration of Large Technology Objects Carried Out at the Australian War Memorial during the 1960s to the 1980s

Catherine Bertram – The Nord-Pas de Calais coalfield, a big artifact to preserve

John Bryant – Restoring the cab of CPR 2858

Thilo Burgel – Emergency Measures on dH Comet G-BDIX

Liz Croome – Little Fixes for Big Stuff

Flora Davidson – Final Voyage for an 1812 Era Gunboat Hull: Relocation of the Brown’s Bay Vessel

Denise Fernandes Geribello – The preservation of operating industrial sites

Mieke Goegebuer – Under pressure: Restoration of the gasholders Ghent

Kornelius Götz – Big Stuff – Cover It!

Andrew Howe & Jacek Wiklo – Riverside Museum – Building a new state of the art Transport and Technology Museum in Glasgow, Scotland

Irene Karsten, Simon Lambert, Sue Warren & Stefan Michalski – Managing risks to big stuff: Risk assessment and reduction at the Canada Science and Technology Museum

Marta Leskard – Developing Sustainable Storage for Big Stuff

Diane Mitchell – Hand Puttying 14,416 Panes of Glass

Valerie Monahan – Big Stuff in a little town at the end of the road: Industrial Artifact Conservation at the Keno City Mining Museum, Yukon Canada

Louise Pothier – From Visible to Invisible: Overseeing the archaeological remains at Pointe-à-Callière, the Montréal Archaeology and History Complex

Jeff Noakes – Renewing the LeBreton Gallery at the Canadian War Museum

Joe Sembrat, Patty Miller & Mark Rabinowitz – The Planning, Preparation, and Display of the Atlantis Orbiter

Bethan Stanley – An Expensive Luxury? Conserving the JW Evans Silverware Factory

Adrian Stephan – Durability in a Heritage Context

Alison Wain – Feel the Love – the visual presentation of large technology heritage

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