Author: J. Whitelaw
1st April 2019
First published: 1st April 2019
An IStructE account gives you access to a world of knowledge. Create a profile to receive details of our unique range of resources, events and training.
Added to basket
This month's letters continue to discuss the topic of gender balance, with readers making the case that diversity benefits business and proposing ways to address the current imbalance. Other topics include fire resistance in tall timber buildings, concrete and climate change, and the principle of virtual work.
Alastair Soane finds this to be a useful procedural manual that may encourage more engineers to participate in forensic engineering and failure investigations.
Kamran Moazami is the designer of the “greatest building in the world” – The Shard – but he also runs WSP’s UK structures division. He talks to Jackie Whitelaw about the power of a global community and how great buildings are good business.