The Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE) has revealed the shortlist of the 2019 Structural Awards, featuring 49 outstanding projects from around the globe.
The awards are now in their 52nd year, celebrating the best of the best in structural engineering. The shortlisted entries are divided into 12 categories, each highlighting the prolific work of structural engineers and the invaluable service they deliver.
The scheme recognises the positive impact these professionals have, which can be observed daily, from soaring skyscrapers and gravity-defying bridges to buildings designed to withstand extreme conditions.
Featured above is a collection of some of the shortlisted structures up for individual awards. The categories for the Structural Awards include: The award for Structural Artistry, The Award for Structures for Extreme Conditions, The Award for Small Projects under £3 million (US$3.64 million), The Award for Tall or Slender Structures and awards for Long Span Structures, Vehicle Bridges, Pedestrian Bridges, Structural Heritage, Structural Transformation, Construction Innovation and Sustainability.