Maintaining, upgrading and reusing existing structures for extended use is a more carbon efficient alternative to demolishing and building anew. It also offers potential for cost and time savings and societal benefits.
Highlights from the 2021 conference are now available to view on-demand; case studies and practical guidance to help structural engineers:
- The business case for the resuse of buildings - Steve Fernandez, Director - Arup
- Challenges in extending the life of bridges - Joanna Bonnett, Vice President - COWI
- Redesign, repurpose, and revitalizing existing civil structures - Sulo Shanmuganathan, Chief Engineer - Waka Kotahi New Zealand Transport Agency
Challenges in extending the life of bridges Joanna Bonnett – Vice President, COWI
Redesign, repurpose, and revitalising existing civil structures Sulo Shanmuganathan – Chief Engineer, Waka Kotahi New Zealand Transport Agency
The business case for the reuse of buildings Steve Fernandez – Director, Arup