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6 climate emergency actions for structural engineers

Institution Gold Medallist Mike Cook FIStructE describes six actions structural engineers should take now to address climate change.

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Planning a loft conversion?

You’ll need a professionally qualified structural engineer to establish the suitability of your loft space and create a safe design.

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Search our database of UK practices to find a structural engineer near you.