Welcome to the Scotland Regional Group

This group represents members of the Institution of Structural Engineers in the area and should be contacted if you have any queries relating to the Institution or to structural engineering in general.

The Scottish Regional Group (formerly branch) was founded in October 1931 with a membership of 154 and under the chairmanship of Professor Sir Thomas Hudson Beare (F), Regius Professor of Engineering, University of Edinburgh. The group celebrated its Golden Jubilee in 1981-82 under the chairmanship of Dr George Geddes CBE, Past President of the Institution (1971-72). The group covers the whole of Scotland with a membership of over 1600.

As well as providing group information and contact details for representatives in this area, these pages also feature relevant news and events specific to the Scotland region. These events and news articles will be updated in due course so please return to this page regularly to ensure you stay abreast with up-to-date information.


Annual Dinner Dance
Published: 26/10/2017

The Scottish Regional Group held their Annual Dinner Dance at the Grand Central Hotel in Glasgow on Friday 22 September. The evening was a great mix of dining, awards and prizes, a fundraising raffle and dancing.

President visits Queensferry Crossing site
Published: 28/06/2017

Ian Firth visited the site of the soon to be completed Queensferry Crossing on Tuesday 27 June.


Designing with Glass as a Structural Material (Glasgow)

Aims The aim of this workshop is to focus on the design and detailing of structural glass elements.      Learning outcomes  By..

Date: 12/12/2017

Location:IET Glasgow: Teacher Building, 14 St Enoch Square, Glasgow G1 4DB

Member summary

There are  2030 members in this region, broken down as follows:
Honorary Fellow2
Technician Member14

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