Published: 16 March 2017

Engineering new schools in Africa's largest slum

Education, Making a difference, Women Engineers

Institution member Becky Rabjohns discusses her work with charity “Engineers without Borders” in Kenya, helping to improve school buildings in an outskirt of Nairobi.

 

Read More

Published: 23 February 2017

Bridge building in Rwanda

Bridges, Making a difference

Bridge building in Rwanda: A new pedestrian footbridge over the Akanyaru River in Rwanda shows how structural engineering changes lives.

 

Read More

Published: 06 February 2017

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.

 

Read More

Published: 27 October 2016

Building sport in Zambia

Making a difference, Sport Structures, Women engineers

Becca Pickering graduated this year with an MEng degree from the University of Bath. Here she discusses her work helping to plan the ACE2Zambia expedition, an initiative which saw architecture and engineering students deliver improved sports facilities for communities in Zambia.

 

Read More

Published: 04 August 2016

Engineering changing lives

Bridges, Making a difference

Kyriakos Antoniou travelled to Rwanda in June to build a bridge over the River Mukungwa. Here Kyriakos talks us through the trip.

 

Read More

Displaying results 1-5 (of 7)
  < 1 - 2  > 
All of the pages on this website are the copyright © of The Institution of Structural Engineers.

The Institution of Structural Engineers, International HQ, 47-58 Bastwick Street, London, EC1V 3PS, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)20 7235 4535 Fax: +44 (0)20 7235 4294
Registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales No. 233392 and in Scotland No. SC038263
Follow us on: Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Youtube The Structural Engineer Jobs