NEW - Foundation Design to Eurocode 7 for Small Practitioners

Aim

This course covers aspects of the geotechnical and structural design of spread and piled foundations, tailored for engineers working in small practices. The content is compliant with Eurocodes 2 and 7, with opportunities for comparisons with relevant British Standards.


Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, you should be able to:
  • Develop suitable foundations using ground investigation material
  • Prepare scheme designs for spread and piled foundations
  • Analyse the practical problems involved in the construction of foundations


Tutors
 
Bob Benton is a chartered structural engineer with experience of designing building and civil engineering structures and motorway projects. He is a visiting lecturer at the University of the West of England, where he teaches undergraduate, postgraduate and mid-career engineers. He has also authored educational material for The British Standards Institution.


Intended for

Graduate engineers who wish to develop practical design skills, and mid-career engineers, particularly those working in small practices, who are designing foundations and making the transition to Eurocodes.


Entry criteria

Participants should be familiar with limit state design methods.

 

Associated Publication

Manual for the geotechnical design of structures to Eurocode 7

Many of our courses have an associated, Institution-published manual or guide. Enjoy an exclusive 50% discount on a printed copy of the publication when you attend this course.​
 

Email your request to library@istructe.org before the course, attaching your Eventbrite ticket as proof of participation.




Don't delay booking your place - if we have not received enough bookings to break even one month before the date of the course, we will have to cancel it.

Event Information

Eventbrite - Foundation Design to Eurocode 7 for Small Practitioners

Event Status
Places Available

Event Date
29/03/2019

Time
10:00 - 17:30

Price
£290 + VAT for Members
(Early bird £261 + VAT)

£370 + VAT for Non-Members
(Early bird £333 + VAT)

Location
The Institution of Structural Engineers, International HQ, 47-58 Bastwick Street, London, EC1V 3PS, United Kingdom

Speaker(s)
Bob Benton

Event Contact Email
training@istructe.org






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