Lancashire and Cheshire

We support our members and promote structural engineering in Lancashire and Cheshire.

If you live or work in our area you can contact us with any questions about Institution membership or structural engineering in general.

We also host the North West Structural Awards annually to recognise outstanding structural engineering in our region.

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Congratulations to the winner of the 2022 Excellence in Structural Engineering Education Award

Publish Date ‐ 31 May 2022

Publish Date ‐ 1 June 2022

Could do better, concludes Mike Cook in a ‘report card’ on the industry’s response to the climate emergency, as he urges engineers to embrace the paradigm shift required to decarbonise.

Publish Date ‐ 1 June 2022
Author ‐ Mike Cook

IStructE Deputy Chief Executive, Darren Byrne, explains how changes to the Institution Bye-Laws are intended to recognise competence, improve clarity and increase inclusivity within the structural engineering community.

Publish Date ‐ 1 June 2022
Author ‐ Darren Byrne

The awards celebrate the role of Scottish structural engineers as outstanding, creative design professionals and showcase the finest structural engineering projects. The deadline for entries is Sunday 31 July 2022.

Publish Date ‐ 28 April 2022

Meet the finalists for the Young Structural Engineering Professional Award 2022

Publish Date ‐ 20 April 2022

Nominations open on 1 March 2022. The Institution Vice-Presidents are elected from 5 worldwide electoral regions and all voting members are eligible to stand for election as Ordinary Member of Council.

Publish Date ‐ 14 February 2022
Author ‐ Kristy MacDonald, Board Secretary and Head of Professional Conduct

The Institution is delighted to announce that Honorary Fellowship Awards have been given to Neil Gibbins, Peter Wilkinson, Kate Simonen and Peter Oborn.

Publish Date ‐ 27 January 2022
Author ‐ IStructE

The Professional Conduct Committee has recently undertaken an in-depth review of the Code of Conduct. The new Code will be launched on the 1st of January 2022.

Publish Date ‐ 15 December 2021
Author ‐ Rui Carvalho-Pais, Professional Conduct Manager

Number for Members –

2182 Members

Breakdown –

89 Fellow

695 Member

1 Associate

1 Honorary Fellow

97 Associate-Member

640 Graduate

636 Student

23 Technician

Committee Members

Name
Number
Grade
Role
Philip Howden

Fellow

Chair

Address –
Thomas Consulting
21 China Street
LA1 1EX
UK - England

Contacts –
E: [email protected]
T:

Andrew Wilson

Member

Secretary

Address –
1 East Downs Road
Cheadle Hulme
Cheshire
SK8 5ES
UK - England

Contacts –
E: [email protected]
T:

Benjamin Hall

07725217677

Associate-Member

Senior vice-chair
Website liaison/webmaster

Address –
52 Werneth Road
Woodley
Greater Manchester
SK6 1HR
UK - England

Contacts –
E: [email protected]
T: 07725217677

Christopher Acton

Member

Treasurer

Address –

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E:
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David Gooud

0161 236 9601

Student

Assistant secretary

Address –
Byrom Clark Roberts Ltd
117 Portland Street
M1 6EH
UK - England

Iain Hill

07714 667561

Fellow

Benevolent fund officer

Address –
Severfield UK Ltd
P.O.Box 9, Lostock Lane
Lostock,
Greater Manchester
BL6 4TB
UK - England

Contacts –
E:
T: 07714 667561

Mark Cunliffe

Member

Immediate past chair

Address –

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Michael Hooper

0151 227 5300

Member

Event/social/programme secretary
Committee

Address –
Clancy Consulting Ltd
Old Hall Chambers
31 Old Hall Street
Merseyside
L3 9SY
United Kingdom

Contacts –
E:
T: 0151 227 5300

Philip Nelson

01925 866306

Fellow

PRI Co-ordinator

Address –
9 Rufford Close
Lancashire
PR7 3RG
UK - England

Contacts –
E: [email protected]
T: 01925 866306

Paul Airey

Associate-Member

Young members' group

Address –

Greater Manchester
UK - England

Contacts –
E: [email protected]
T:

Shannon Barrie

Graduate

Committee

Address –

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Husain Bensaud

Graduate

Committee

Address –

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Joseph Christian

Graduate

Young members' group

Address –

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Jane Entwistle

0161 839 3993

Fellow

Committee

Address –
Thomasons, 17 Brewery Yard
Deva City Office Park
Trinity Way
M3 7BB
United Kingdom

Contacts –
E:
T: 0161 839 3993

Jonathan Hayes

0161 969 3218

Member

Committee

Address –
STL Projects Ltd
1 Barkers Lane
Cheshire
M33 6RP
United Kingdom

Contacts –
E:
T: 0161 969 3218

Vakass Khaliq

Graduate

Committee

Address –

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Jennifer Oliver

Graduate

Young members' group

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Charlotte Rourke

Member

Committee

Address –

UK - England

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David Shodeke

Member

Committee

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Gareth Whittleston

Graduate

Committee

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