June 24, 2022

Building Information Modelling

In this month’s article we are going to discuss Building Information Modelling (BIM). What is BIM? Why use BIM? What are the applications of BIM in the current architecture, engineering, and construction sector?



April 28, 2022

From Hand Drawing to BIM

In this month’s article we look out how engineering drawings have evolved from being hand drawn to being outputted from a building information model and the impact it has had on the industry.


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March 31, 2022

Dome Structures

In today’s article we are going to discuss dome structures. If you have ever walked around London and come across St Paul’s Cathedral or the Millennium dome, you were probably in awe of these magnificent structures. When were domes first constructed and why can span incredible distances?



February 25, 2022

Asbestos in the building Industry

Today we are going to speak about a topic which is essential to any project prior to commencement of works on site which Asbestos.


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January 28, 2022

Should Structural Engineers be able to undertake both permanent and temporary works designs?

This question was posed to us recently by a client who is a contractor. To anyone reading the article the below will explain the differences between both types of engineers.


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December 17, 2021

Interview: Student Engineer - Ethan Chalk

In this month’s article we are going to hear from the LSY’s first pre-university intern, discussing their time in the role, and ideas for the future.