Author: Sam Turner and James Norman
1 March 2021
Sam Turner and James Norman
The Structural Engineer, Volume 99, Issue 3, 2021, Page(s) 16-17
This conference focuses on the importance of an integrated approach to teaching about sustainability, ensuring a sense of global responsibility is placed at the heart of engineering education.
Fiona Cobb presents a brief guide to the key desk research required to understand the types of construction, likely structural capacities and latent defects of an existing building.
Arup global sustainable development leader, Jo da Silva, was made a Dame in the recent New Year Honours. She talks to Jackie Whitelaw about social responsibility in business, the engineering response to COP26 and the impact of the pandemic on future planning of cities.
This CPD module, sponsored by Steel for Life, examines a number of steel’s credentials specifically on its ability to be reused, recycled and multi-cycled, its structural efficiency as a construction material, and its alignment and application to circular economy principles.