Contribute to fib Model Code 2020
The International Federation for Structural Concrete (fib) is seeking academic contributions to a new edition of its internationally recognised Model Code for Concrete Structures.
Meet Frazer, Exams Manager
Frazer Clist is the Institution’s new Exams Manager. Here he explains his role, provides some information about the July 2018 and January 2019 exam sittings, and answers some common questions.
Free legal advice for members
Institution Members may now access 20 minutes of free legal telephone advice about engineering and business issues covered by construction and engineering law.
A proud day for new members
Over 60 structural engineers attended Institution HQ on Friday 1 December to receive their certificates of membership from 2017 President, Ian Firth, and Chief Executive, Martin Powell.
New impact statement published in Structures
Read the latest impact statement in Structures in which Professor Chris Burgoyne (University of Cambridge) and Owen Mitchell (Mott MacDonald) introduce their paper on ‘Prestressing in Coventry Cathedral’.
New Panel and Conference for Small Practitioners
The Institution has launched a new Small Practitioners Panel (SPP) to provide the best possible support to members working in businesses with seven employees or less. Here Panel member, Richard Gibson, outlines the aims and ambitions of the Panel and invites members to this year’s Small Practitioners Conference.
Watch the 19th Young Researchers’ Conference
The Conference took place on 5 April 2017 - you can now watch the award-winning presentations and the keynote address by Professor Alan Champneys: “Structural Dynamics – the smooth and the nonsmooth”.
New Digital Workflows and Computational Design Panel
Panel will help members keep pace with the rapid pace of technological development in design practice and address the widening gap between those familiar with digital workflows in the modern office space and those using more traditional methods.
New Humanitarian and International Development Panel
Panel will provide leadership for members, identifying where and how structural engineers can contribute to efforts to confront the challenges faced by the poorest and most vulnerable people around the world.