IstructE


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IstructE

A designation for the Institution of Structural Engineers in London.
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"As structural engineers, we are sad when landmark buildings get demolished such as the Hard Rock Cafe or Al Nasr Cinema in Dubai," said Mohammad Al Dah, Chairman of the UAE Regional Group of IStructE. "This is because the structure of these buildings is usually still strong, but they become unfeasible economically and a change of use is merited."
ISTRUCTE pride themselves on honouring excellence delivered from the region and I am very proud of all the achievements of the team."
The Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE) was formed at the Ritz Hotel, London on July 21, 1908, as the result of a much-felt need to define rules for the proper use of concrete in buildings.
David Harvey, President of the Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE), said: "The winning projects, and those receiving commendations, are inspirational structures demonstrating the exceptional vision and structural engineering skills being practised worldwide.
This was the recommendation submitted at the end of a panel session, which carried the theme "UAE's aging buildings - demolish or retrofit?", organised in Dubai earlier this month by the Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE) .
He worked on the Bramall Music Building at the University of Birmingham, which scooped RIBA, Civic Trust and ISTRUCTE awards.
Organised annually by Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE), the awards aim to recognise excellence in structural design and showcase projects that lead the industry's development.
Mr Usher said, "As recent chairman of the Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE) in Wales I spent a year bringing sustainable issues to the attention of construction professionals, and am active internationally on the Institution's Sustainable Construction Panel.
Mr Lightfoot is pictured being presented with the award by IStructE president Sarah Buck.
Technical affairs director at Dubai Land Department (DLD), Al-Dah also serves as the UAE regional group chairman of the Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE), which recently organised an event that saw industry experts gather to discuss whether aging buildings in the Emirates should be demolished or retrofitted.
The new Q3 Academy at Great Barr has won Educational Building award 2010 from the Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE).