Designing with glass as a structural material
Date & Time

15 June 2020
14:00 - 18:00

Location

47-58 Bastwick Street, London
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Price

Standard: (From) £165 + VAT
Members: (From) £125 + VAT

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Designing with glass as a structural material


Course
Date & Time

15 June 2020
14:00 - 18:00

Location

47-58 Bastwick Street, London
View on Google Maps

Price

Standard: (From) £165 + VAT
Members: (From) £125 + VAT

Early booking discount Discounts available

Availability Places available

This half day course focuses on the design and detailing of structural glass elements.

 Learning outcomes

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Recognise the performance of glass as a structural material
  • Apply current methodology of designing structural glass elements that is based on limit state theory
  • Design simple structural elements in glass
  • Specify structural glass elements
  • Inspect and maintain structural glass elements    

 

Intended for

Experienced structural engineers who are well-versed in the design of more traditional materials such as steel, concrete and timber using current codes of practice.

Entry criteria

Practising structural engineers with at least one year’s postgraduate experience or members of the postgraduate studies academic community.

Tutor

Chris O’Regan

Chris is a principal structural engineer at AECOM Ltd., London. As a graduate structural engineer he was trained at Dewhurst MacFarlane & Partners, where he first started designing structural glass elements. In 2012, he revised the Institution’s Structural Use of Glass in Buildings, bringing it in line with current methods of design, construction and maintenance of glass structures.

Contact

Email - [email protected]

50% discount on associated publication

Structural use of glass in buildings 2nd ed.

If you'd like a discounted print copy email your request before the course, attaching your Eventbrite ticket as proof of participation. Pay and collect your print copy from the Library on the day.

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