O'CONNOR, Colin. Australian, b. 1928. Genres: Engineering. Career: Queensland State Public Service, Brisbane, Australia, engineer, 1949-53; University of Queensland, Brisbane, lecturer to professor and dean of civil engineering, 1954-89. Publications: Design of Bridge Superstructures, 1971; Spanning Two Centuries: Historic Bridges of Australia, 1985; Roman Bridges, 1993; (with P.A. Shaw) Bridge Loads, 2000. Contributor to periodicals. Address: 15 Dornie Place, Fig Tree Pocket, Brisbane 4069, Australia.