Browse content from issue 11 of The Structural Engineer, published in 2019.

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All the articles from the November/December 2019 issue of The Structural Engineer.

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Tony Jones summarises the key recommendations for reform of the building safety regulatory system in the UK, and explores the impact these may have on structural engineers.

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Rob Paul advises readers how to understand the commercial risk attached to a project and discusses steps that can be taken to mitigate this risk.

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This article highlights a report from CROSS newsletter 56 on rotting of CLT panels.

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This Technical Guidance Note offers advice on the design of triangular timber trusses.

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Presenting the winners and commended projects in The Structural Awards 2019.

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The structural engineering design of Manhattan Loft Gardens combined a high level of advanced analysis with a special focus on simplicity and constructability.

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Richard Lankshear explores ways in which structural engineers are uniquely equipped to help tackle the UK’s housing shortage.

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Nick von Behr enjoys this well-illustrated new history of Tower Bridge, covering its construction and life in operation, which will appeal to a broad general audience.

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This jokey-styled book relating the history of Tower Bridge is most appealing in its illustrations, which offer both delight and technical interest, finds Angus Low.

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This month's letters consider the restoration of Notre-Dame cathedral, the rising cost of insurance cover for engineers, subsidence terminology in insurance reports, lateral stability and other topics.

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Upcoming events at HQ and around the Regional Groups.

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Highlighting two papers in Structures: one on 'Fatigue design of selected details in steel bridges' and a second on 'Steel concrete composite systems for modular construction of high-rise buildings'.

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Rob Wiesner's sketch demonstrates the direction of load paths and how the reinforced concrete core walls transfer at the lower levels of 1 Undershaft in London.

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