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Published: 20 April 2018

Does building tall with timber make sense?

As interest in structural timber and its sustainability characteristics increases, the question arises: Does building tall with timber make sense? Paul Fast looks at factors that inform the answer.

Published: 16 April 2018

Three reasons to consider TIStructE

Matt Byatt, Chair of the Institution’s Diversity and Social Inclusion Task Group, spells out three reasons the TIStructE grade is a great option for all kinds of employer and structural technician.

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Published: 23 April 2018

50 Technical Guidance Notes available from Institution Shop

50 of the Institution's hugely popular Technical Guidance Notes are now available online - free to Institution members, or just £9 each from the Institution shop.

Published: 17 April 2018

Exam results are in 

Results for the January 2018 Chartered Membership exam have been released.

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Form Follows Functions - Computational design of the Hive and other works: Technical Lecture Series

Tristan Simmonds shows how he has leveraged computational tools to design, detail and fabricate complex structures with limited resources.

MASS Design Group's Impact Driven Approach to Design & Construction in Africa: Technical Lecture Series

This lecture will discuss MASS's approach to innovative architectural and engineering design in the context of Rwanda and East Africa.

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