Embodied Carbon vs Operational Carbon

Embodied carbon vs Operational Carbon – By Holly Peirson Graduate Structural Engineer. It has long been speculated that to limit our effect on climate change and thus, avoid reaching the ‘point of no return’ for protecting some regions and vulnerable ecosystems, we must collectively ensure that global warming does not exceed the pre-industrial average by … Continued

Structural Engineer – How to Choose

Tips and things to look out for when looking to appoint a structural engineer.   When it comes to choosing a structural engineer, it’s all about finding a trustworthy professional who meets your specific needs. To achieve this, it’s essential to consider key factors to ensure you get top-notch service without breaking the bank.   … Continued

Blog – Championing Efficiency in Design

By Darren Noller, Senior Structural Engineer, Superstructures “We now all recognize that we live in a world with limited resources and as a structural engineering business, we are very focused on ways in which we can reduce the use of carbon within our designs. With sustainability coming to the fore,  the efficiency of a design … Continued

Simon Howes Receives Award For Structural Excellence

  Chartered Structural Engineer, Simon Howes, has received a ‘Commendation Award for Structural Excellence’ for the role he played in the construction of the new Health and Wellbeing Building on the University of Suffolk campus in Ipswich. Simon, who works at structural engineering and design business, Superstructures, based in Queen Street in Ipswich, was recognised … Continued