Browse content from issue 7 of The Structural Engineer, published in 2020.

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All the articles in the July 2020 issue of The Structural Engineer.

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Congratulations to all the winners of the Institution’s People and Papers Awards 2020.

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Does the current global pandemic have the potential to be a great levelling influence across our sector and society at large?

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This paper, based on the winning entry to the Excellence in Structural Engineering Education Award 2019, presents a multifaceted yet controlled exploration of the potential to achieve progressive change towards a new vision of structural engineering education.

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John Orr, Orlando Gibbons and Will Arnold preview a forthcoming new guide from the Institution on calculating embodied carbon.

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Ben Gholam of Price & Myers shares his practice's experience of setting up a carbon-calculation tool and encourages other firms to take the plunge.

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James Norman, Tim Ibell and Oliver Broadbent examine the challenges engineers will face in persuading clients to repurpose existing buildings in place of building new ones.

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The IStructE BIM Panel highlights key changes in the second edition of this protocol intended to provide consistency of approach in projects involving building information modelling.

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This Technical Guidance Note explains how rolled steel I and H-sections are designed to resist torsion. 

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Alastair Hughes looks ahead to the next generation of Eurocodes and advocates a discretionary approach to the application of consequence classes for structures.

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Dimitris Theodossopoulos is impressed by the excellent demonstration of applied research into  recycling buildings in this ground-breaking book.

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This book on the durability of concrete in harsh conditions will make an excellent reference work for designers, concludes Long-yuan Li.

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This month's letters consider potential carbon savings in domestic foundations; discuss building control and planning procedures again; ask questions about failures and forensic engineering; and encourage engineers to promote their achievements better.

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A roundup of online events and activities available from the Institution.

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Editor-in-Chief, Leroy Gardner, highlights two 'Featured Articles' from Volume 26 (August 2020) of Structures.

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This month we present another question on bending moments from the Structural Behaviour Course.

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