• The Lochaber Smelter

    Lochaber Smelter – The future is bright, Inverness Online

    21 November, 2017 | 17:30 - 19:30

    Inverness College UHI, Main Lecture Theatre, 1 Inverness Campus, Inverness, United Kingdom, IV2 5NA
    A talk about the future of the Lochaber Smelter after the recent change of ownership.
  • Hidden defects in bridges – guidance on detection management

    Detecting hidden defects in bridges, London Online

    22 November, 2017 | 18:00 - 20:00

    Institution of Civil Engineers, One Great George Street, Westminster, London, United Kingdom, SW1P 3AA
    Organised in conjunction with CIRIA, this event will showcase the latest good practices for assessing the risks from hidden defects, adopting emergent technologies which assist in the management of hidden defects and implementing structural repairs which can prevent the formation or mitigate against the impact of hidden defects.
  • The Eastham bridge

    Eastham Bridge Project, Worcester

    22 November, 2017 | 18:00 - 20:00

    Countryside Centre, Wildwood Drive, Worcester, United Kingdom, WR5 2LG
    A talk on the project to replace Eastham Bridge after its sudden and dramatic collapse
  • BIM, bringing "reality to life"

    Lunch and Learn: Bringing “Reality” to life in engineering, webinar Online

    23 November, 2017 | 13:00 - 14:00

    Online via WebEx, United Kingdom
    This talk will outline the underlining principles of Virtual Environments, give a brief history of the development of Virtual Reality, and outline the potential for its use in the future.
  • High wind speeds cause disruption to transport and energy networks

    Scruton Lecture 2017: Wind engineering for serviceability and resilience, London Online

    23 November, 2017 | 18:00 - 19:45

    Institution of Civil Engineers, One Great George Street, Westminster, London, United Kingdom, SW1P 3AA
    The Scruton Lecture is part of ICE’s prestige event series and is held in honour of Christopher ‘Kit’ Scruton, a British industrial dynamics engineer. For the 2017 lecture, Professor Chris Baker will present on wind engineering for serviceability and infrastructure resilience.
  • Recent photo of the Kai Tak Station

    Graduates and students site visit to MTR SCL Contract 1108 – Kai Tak station and associated tunnels, Hong Kong

    25 November, 2017 | 08:30 - 11:30

    MTR Kai Tak Station, Hong Kong
    The major works in MTR Construction Contract No. 1108 include the construction of Kai Tak Station and approaching rail tunnels to serve the proposed Kai Tak Development Area. At its later stage of construction, participants will learn about the construction of a typical MTR station and tunnels by the cut-and-cover method and mechanical excavation.
  • The eye-catching 40,000 capacity stadium

    Site visit to Al Wakrah Stadium, Qatar

    25 November, 2017 | 08:30 - 10:45

    New Al Wakrah Site Office, Al Wakrah Stadium, Qatar
    Designed by the late, great Zaha Hadid in collaboration with AECOM and delivered by Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy.
  • Terminal building collapse, Charles de Gaulle airport, Paris

    Structural safety: Case studies, London

    27 November, 2017 | 18:00 - 22:00

    Institution of Civil Engineers, One Great George Street, Westminster, London, United Kingdom, SW1P 3AA
    Following the success of the first event in May, Structural-Safety are holding their second Case Studies event at the ICE on the 27 November. The event will begin with a presentation from Structural-Safety member Dr Allan Mann on Large Structures, where he will discuss how a lack of understanding of scale effects can lead to safety and commercial risks.
  • Making concrete sustainable.

    How to specify durable and sustainable concrete, Manchester

    6 December, 2017 | 18:00 - 20:00

    University of Manchester, Renold Building, Altrincham Street, Manchester, United Kingdom, M1 7JA
    Specifying sustainable concrete in accordance to BS8500-1.