Published: 15 April 2016

Structural truth

Gold Medal, Other Awards, Skyscrapers

Robert Halvorson, winner of our 2016 Gold Medal, discusses his career, and how structural engineers will help shape the future of tall buildings.

 

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Published: 12 April 2016

Riding out a hurricane - 70 storeys high

Gold Medal, Other Awards, Skyscrapers

Bob Halvorson, winner of our 2016 Gold Medal, has worked on tall building projects all over the world. Here he describes how and why he came to run structural tests on a skyscraper - during a category three hurricane!

 

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Published: 06 April 2016

Shelter: more than just protection from the elements

Housing, Shelters

Tom Newby, a chartered structural engineer working for CARE International, discusses emergency shelter, and how structural engineers can help rebuild shattered communities. 

 

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Published: 30 March 2016

Sensitive structures

Future of Engineering

Ed Clark, of our Structural Futures Committee, discusses how electronic sensors might change the way we build and maintain the buildings of the future.

 

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Published: 24 March 2016

The Big Bang

Education, Events

The Big Bang Fair is the largest single celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) for young people in the UK, held annually at the NEC, Birmingham. This year the Institution’s education team helped introduce school children to civil and structural engineering careers. Nick von Behr, Education Manager, explains.

 

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