Published: 26 June 2017

Structural engineering in 2027

Bridges, Climate Change, Concrete, Dams, Future of Engineering, Steel, Timber

William Arnold, our Young Structural Engineering Professional of the Year, imagines what structural engineering will look like in the year 2027.


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Published: 23 September 2015

The Amphibious House

Climate Change, Housing, Structural Awards

The Structural Awards 2015: Shortlist Focus: The Amphibious House project is a remarkable structure built on an island in the River Thames. During a flood the house can rise up by 2.5 metres, more than enough to cope with most local flood conditions. It remains operational and can be occupied as soon as the waters recede. Matthew Wells is a Fellow of the Institution of Structural Engineers and a Director at engineering firm Techniker. Here he discusses the house and its implications for UK housebuilding.


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