Published: 25 July 2018

Working together to produce something you’re proud of

Bridges, Education

Organised by educational charity, The Smallpeice Trust, and sponsored by the Institution and Coventry University, a unique course helps students discover structural engineering fundamentals in a fun, competitive atmosphere. Alfred Gand, creator of the event, explains more.

 

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Published: 13 July 2018

Top 5 reasons to be a Structural Engineer

Bridges, Careers, Education, Making a difference, Skyscrapers

Institution Member, David Knight, (31) is a structural engineer with engineering consultancy, COWI. He has helped design amazing projects around the world, like the Philippine Arena in Manilla, the West Kowloon Terminus building in Hong Kong and the Greenwich Reach Swing Bridge in London. Here he gives five reasons why structural engineering makes a great career.

 

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Published: 21 June 2018

Challenging, rewarding, inspiring

Case Studies, Education, Timber, Women Engineers

April Shackley and Jade Purdy are Design Engineers at AKT II. This year they worked with engineering education initiative, ScaleRule, to manage the Next Generation Design challenge - which sees London schoolchildren design and build a Pavilion for display in London. The pavilion is featuring in 2018 as part of the London Festival of Architecture. April explains more.

 

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Published: 15 June 2018

Confidential Reporting on Structural Safety: Five things to know about CROSS 

CROSS, Safety

Paul McNulty, Senior Engineer at Structural-Safety, explains the safety mission behind CROSS and why members should make reports.





 

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Published: 14 June 2018

Creating delight 

Fibre Glass, Stone, Structural Artistry

Steve Webb is a founder and Director of Webb Yates Engineers. This year the company is showcasing a sculptural installation at Venice Biennale – the exhibition of art, architecture, cinema, dance, music and theatre. Here he discusses the installation and the importance of design ability in structural engineers.

 

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