Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

New Civil Engineer Conference: Engineering Tall Buildings

NCE Engineering Tall Buildings

Date: 17 September, 2008
Time: 8.30am registration
Inmarsat, 99 City Road, London, EC1Y 1AX
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High-rise structures are booming – building tall is big business!

Tall buildings involve some of the most exciting projects in the construction industry. The challenge of building towers is enormous, from ensuring structural security to installing the façade to servicing the building. With a constant stream of new ideas and initiatives, tall buildings is the most inspirational sector in construction.

Engineering Tall Buildings is NCE’s flagship event of the structures portfolio. Last year’s event attracted over 200 delegates. This year’s conference features:

  • The Pinnacle

  • The Broadgate Tower

  • The Leadenhall Building (aka “The Cheesegrater”)

  • Mile High Towers (Middle East)

Technical analysis includes advances in:

  • Wind engineering

  • Seismic analysis

  • Fire resistance and evacuation

  • Servicing issues

  • Vertical transportation and much more!