Western Counties

We support our members and promote structural engineering in Bristol, Somerset, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire (excluding the district of Salisbury).

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

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In late 2019, the Institution set up a Climate Emergency Task Group, with the goal of driving our response to the climate emergency.

Publish Date —13 July 2020

The Confidential Reporting on Structural Safety (CROSS) scheme is being strengthened during 2020 with a new website project and an expanded remit to cover fire safety issues.

Publish Date —9 July 2020
Author — Structural Safety

IStructE have published a vital new resource to align the work of structural engineers with RIBA’s Plan of Work.

Publish Date —2 July 2020

On Friday 25 October 2019 the Scottish Regional Group held their annual social event in the Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow.

Publish Date —8 November 2019

The Institution’s highly regarded technical journal has been refreshed this October.

Publish Date —10 October 2019

Results of the election of two new Vice Presidents and nine ordinary members of Council.

Publish Date —10 October 2019

Read Junwei Lyu's report on his visit to the United Kingdom and the 21st Young Researchers Conference.

Publish Date —29 June 2019

Publish Date —3 November 2020

Meet the esteemed judging panel for this year’s Young Structural Engineer International Design Competition and find out what they are looking for ahead of the competition winner’s announcement.

Publish Date —2 November 2020
Author — Various

Number for Members –

1128 Members

Breakdown –

83 Fellow

387 Member

46 Associate-Member

272 Graduate

328 Student

12 Technician Member

Committee Members

Name
Number
Grade
Role
Andrew Rushton

01454 662661

Fellow

Regional Group chairman
Regional Group Prof dev officer

Address –
Atkins
The Hub
500 Park Avenue
Gloucestershire
BS32 4RZ
UK - England

Contacts –
E:
T: 01454 662661

Nick Ball

07826499472

Member

Regional Group secretary
Regional Group assistant secretary
Regional Group treasurer

Address –
45 Wheatear Road
Yatton
Somerset
BS49 4FR
UK - England

Contacts –
E:
T: 07826499472

Steve Holmes

01275 871004

Member

Regional Group benevolent fund officer
PRI Co-ordinator

Address –
David Edwards & Associates
28 Old Church Road
North Somerset
BS21 6LY
UK - England

Contacts –
E:
T: 01275 871004

John Daniell

01275 373289

Member

PRI Co-ordinator

Address –
'Glenleigh'
Sandy Lane
Abbots Leigh
BS8 3SE
UK - England

Contacts –
E: [email protected]
T: 01275 373289

Gennady Vasilchenko

+447930137813

Member

Regional Group hon PR officer

Address –
Malishev Engineers
UK - England

Contacts –
E:
T: +447930137813

Martin Ashmead

0117 977 4757

Fellow

Regional Group committee

Address –
47 Wingfield Road
Lower Knowle
BS3 5EG
UK - England

Contacts –
E:
T: 0117 977 4757

Jeremy Crew

Associate-Member

Regional Group committee

Address –
64 Macrae Road
Eden Office Park
Ham Green
BS20 0DD
UK - England

Contacts –
E:
T:

Adam Crewe

0117 3315741

Member

Regional Group committee

Address –
University of Bristol, Dept of Civil Engineering
Queens Building
University Walk
BS8 1TR
UK - England

Contacts –
E: [email protected]
T: 0117 3315741

Erik Dirdal

07707 666760

Member

Regional Group committee

Address –
BDP
7 Hill Street
Somerset
BS1 5RW
UK - England

Contacts –
E:
T: 07707 666760

Alvan Herbert

07452979763

Graduate

Regional Group committee

Address –
Bristol
UK - England

Contacts –
E:
T: 07452979763

Simon Pitchers

01275 371333

Fellow

Regional Group committee

Address –
Craddys
63 Macrae Road
Eden Office Park, Ham Green,
BS20 0DD
UK - England

Contacts –
E:
T: 01275 371333

Mohammed Rashid

0117 9584630

Member

Regional Group committee

Address –
21 Oldbury Court Road
City of Bristol
BS16 2HH
UK - England

Contacts –
E: [email protected]
T: 0117 9584630

Tiago Simoes

Graduate

Regional Group committee

Address –

Contacts –
E:
T:

Nicholas Simpson

Member

Regional Group committee

Address –
Arup
63 St Thomas Street
BS1 6JZ
UK - England

Contacts –
E: [email protected]
T:

Paul Stevenson

0117 925 4393

Member

Regional Group committee

Address –
c/o WYG Engineering Ltd
90 Victoria Street
Bristol
BS1 6DP
UK - England

Alice Lyons

Graduate

Regional Group committee
Young Members' Group
Young Members' Group

Address –

Contacts –
E:
T: