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Manifesto message from alliance of UK's professional engineering organisations

The engineering community is calling on the next government, whatever its political persuasion, to harness the full capacity, capability and potential of the UK’s engineering talent.

The Institution of Structural Engineers publishes 4th edition of Temporary demountable structures 

The new, fully revised edition is now available from the bookshop.

Engineering profession responds to Government green paper on industrial strategy

The Royal Academy of Engineering has published Engineering an economy that works for all, the engineering profession's collective response to the government's green paper on industrial strategy.

President inspires future bridge builders

Ian Firth, President of The Institution of Structural Engineers, visited Stebon School in Poplar, East London on 6 March to give a talk to school children about careers in engineering.

SCOSS Alert on Inquiry into construction of Edinburgh Schools

The Institution of Structural Engineers welcomes the rapid and timely publication of the Report from the Inquiry into the construction of Edinburgh Schools and the subsequent Alert issued by SCOSS.

Institution announces 2017 President: Ian Firth FREng FIStructE FICE

Ian Firth FREng FIStructE FICE is currently Director of COWI (UK). He is a world leading expert in bridge design and construction.

Strengthening ties with Australian engineering

A visit to Australia by 2016 President, Alan Crossman, and Chief Executive, Martin Powell, has strengthened ties between the Institution and Australia's engineering community.

The Structural Awards 2016: Taking Structural Engineering to new heights

The winners of The Structural Awards 2016 were announced on 11 November during a ceremony held at The Brewery in London.

The Institution of Structural Engineers offers new “Specialist Diplomas”

New “Specialist Diplomas” test candidates’ competence in the topics of Offshore Structural Engineering and Seismic Engineering.

RAE releases report on the future of UK engineering

The Royal Academy of Engineering has released a report – Engineering a future outside the EU.

New Affiliate scheme offered by The Institution of Structural Engineers

The Institution continues to transform its accessibility and encourage inclusiveness to the world of professional structural engineering.

Institution of Structural Engineers BIM Survey 2016: a positive outlook

Survey of UK members reveals enthusiasm for BIM and identifies barriers to implementation.

Institution sponsors Zambia community project

The Institution is sponsoring a community development project in Zambia.

The Adventure of the Itinerant Engineer

2016 Gold Medalist, Robert (‘Bob’) Halvorson, a world leader in the design of high-rise buildings, gave his address on 15 June during an event held at our London headquarters.

New Essential Knowledge Series from The Institution of Structural Engineers

The Institution has published the first two parts of a new Essential Knowledge Series, provided free to all its Student and Academic Members.

The Institution of Structural Engineers: transforming accessibility to Chartered membership

The Institution of Structural Engineers is transforming accessibility to Chartered membership and its sought-after “MIStructE” post nominal

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Institution of Structural Engineers unveils online Structural Behaviour Course

The Institution of Structural Engineers has unveiled a free online Structural Behaviour Course for structural engineering students seeking to brush up on fundamental engineering skills.

New campaign helps UK homeowners Build Confidence with structural engineers

The Institution of Structural Engineers has unveiled a new campaign designed to help UK homeowners decide if, how and when to employ a structural engineer in their home improvement projects.

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