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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.

Enter The Structural Awards 2017 – featuring new award categories 

The Structural Awards 2017 are now open for entries. Submissions close on Monday 10 April.

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” will 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.

Announcing our 2016 Gold Medallist: Robert Halvorson

Robert Halvorson, SE, PE, FASCE, FIStructE, Executive Vice President of Halvorson and Partners (based in Chicago, Illinois) has been named winner of The Institution of Structural Engineers' 2016 Gold Medal.

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.

The Institution of Structural Engineers officially opens new International Headquarters

His Royal Highness the Duke of Gloucester officially opened our new International Headquarters in Bastwick Street, London on 14 May 2015.

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