Published: 17 April 2019

The Notre Dame fire

Heritage, Masonry

Robert Bowles MIStructE, a conservation accredited structural engineer, comments on the structural implications of the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral on 15 April.

 

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Published: 28 February 2019

Engineers can help solve the concrete challenge 

Blog, Concrete

Andrew Minson FIStructE, Director Concrete and Sustainable Construction at the Global Cement and Concrete Association, responds to a recent article published as part of the Guardian’s #concreteweek.

 

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Published: 25 February 2019

Does building tall with timber make sense?

Skyscrapers, Structural Awards, Sustainability, Tall or Slender Structures, Timber

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.



 

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Published: 21 January 2019

Three ways structural engineers can help create a zero-waste future

Sustainability

Guglielmo Carra, Arup's Materials Consulting Lead, Europe, is a civil engineer and materials scientist. Here he outlines how the construction industry needs to change the way it thinks about waste, and how structural engineers can contribute.

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Published: 15 November 2018

A message to members from the past

History

Two cities honoured Past President Sir Arnold Waters VC this month. His 1943 message to members still resonates.

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