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NIStructE 2-DAY COURSE ON “STRUCTURAL DESIGN OF BUILDINGS – MODULE 1

THE NIGERIAN INSTITUTION OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS

5, Akinhanmi Street, Surulere, P. O. Box 7496, Marina – Lagos. Nigeria

(A DIVISION OF THE NIGERIAN SOCIETY OF ENGINEERS)

Tel: 08055960846, 08122095767, 07045239915

Email: nistructeng@yahoo.com,    Website: www.nistructe.org.ng

ANNOUNCES ITS  2-DAY TECHNICAL TRAINING ON:

STRUCTURAL DESIGN OF BUILDINGS – MODULE ONE

INTRODUCTION & OBJECTIVES

The training programme is designed to teach all participants the rudiment of concrete building structure design up to six (6) Storey building. This will cover loading, slab, beam, column and foundation design.

A 4-storey building will be designed on the final day by the resource persons and participants together.

          COURSE CONTENTS:

  1. Loading
  2. Analysis of Structure
  3. Slab Design
  • Cantilever
  • Simply Supported
  • Continuous
  • Two-way Slab
  1. Beam Design
  • Simply Supported Beam
  • Doubly Reinforced Beam
  • Continuous Beam
  1. Column Design
  • Axially Loaded
  • Columns Subjected to Moments and Axial loads
  1. Foundation Design
  • Strip Foundations
  • Wide Strip Foundations
  • Pad Foundations

  FOR WHOM:

All Civil/Structural engineers in the consulting and contracting offices and approved constituencies

DATE:             Thursday 24th – Friday 25th May, 2018

TIME:              9:00a.m – 4:30p.m daily

VENUE:           NIStructE Secretariat 5, Akinhanmi Street, Surulere, Lagos.

COURSE FEE:  N50,000.00 per participant

FACILITATORS

The workshop will be facilitated by two eminent engineers from Nigerian Institution of Structural Engineers, Engr. (Dr.) Victor Oyenuga of Vasons Concept Consultants Limited and Engr. (Dr.) Ike Chukwuneke of Civil Sphere Konsult.

Registration fee covers workshop materials, tea/coffee, lunch & certificate of participation. For registration details, contact Bunmi on 08165542805 or Kola on 08033490492 or send email to: nistructeng@yahoo.com

Please, intending participants MUST REGISTER AND PAY to the Secretariat at least a week to the commencement date as minimum number of attendees is required for the workshop to hold. Kindly pay to NIStructE Account, Zenith Bank, A/c No: 1010724386.

Booking is confirmed only with payment of course fee.

                                                                                 Register Now!!!

NIStructE 2ND MATURE ROUTE INTERVIEW

The NIStructE 2nd Matured route interview will come up on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at the Secretariat  at 9:00am.                      Interested persons  are expected to come along with the following   documents:

  1. Original Certificates and 3 sets of Photocopies.
  2. A detailed C.V with a list of all Structural Design Works (3 copies)
  3.    At lease 2 (two) Structural Drawings and Calculations of previous projects designed by you. (3 copies)
  1. A written report of your Experience in Structures. (3 copies)

The Fee is N50,000.00

All payments should be made to the Institution’s account at Zenith Bank A/C No. 1010724386.  Interested persons from 45 years and above can apply

NIStructE PART III EXAMINATION TUTORIAL

The Part III examination tutorial will hold between Thursday 15th – Friday 16th March, 2018. The venue is the Secretariat, 5. Akinhanmi Street, Surulere, Lagos. The time is 9:00am each day.

ABOUT THE PRESIDENT, ENGR. EDDY ATUMONYOGO, BSc., MSc., FNIStructE

EDDY ATUMONYOGO BSc, MSc, FNIStructE 

President                                                                                           

Nigerian Institution of Structural Engineers.

Engr. Eddy Atumonyogo graduated from the University of Lagos where he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and a Master’s degree in Construction Management. He trained with the Nigerian office of Ove Arup & Partners and worked with Civil Sphere Konsult Ltd, Consulting Engineers. He is currently the Managing Partner of Mudcrete Kompany, Consulting Engineers and Civ-Datum Limited, Construction Managers. He has served the Institution in various capacities as member of Executive Council, Co-opted Council member, Vice President, Deputy President, and elected President at the Institution’s Annual General Meeting in October 2017.

A thorough bred professional, Engr. Atumonyogo believes Structural Engineers should play leading roles in the project procurement process, and must arm themselves with the necessary skills to make direct contact with Clients and policy makers. He has been involved in the design of a lot of industrial projects for both local and multinational companies, in addition to design of  medium rise, residential and ecclisiatical buildings. His works can be found in most cities in Nigeria.

On being elected, he has promised to take the Institution to higher levels through a three point agenda, namely:

STRENGTHEN THE BRANCHES.

Revive existing branches, establish new ones and support them with technical resources for their monthly Technical sessions.

Membership examinations, interviews and examination tutorials will now hold in any branch or group of contiguous branches that can muster enough candidates.

ADVOCACY.

Continue to monitor closely developments in the polity, as regards the place of the Institution in the scheme of things. An Advocacy Committee will be set up to make sure our voices are heard and engage the general public on any issues relating to our profession.

TRAINING, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION.

Equip our members with relevant knowledge, in order to sustain their competence and maintain the integrity of our Institution. Create awareness of innovations and emerging technologies in our profession, so that our members will remain relevant.

 

NISTRUCTE 2018 PROFESSIONAL PART III EXAMINATION

The Nigerian Institution of Structural Engineers  Professional Part III Examination will hold on Wednesday 11th, 2018 at the National Secretariat 5, Akinhanmi Street, Surulere, Lagos.
Time: 9:00a.m – 5:00p.m.
  Examination entry form is N5,000
  Examination fee is N25,000

All payments should be made to the Institution’s account at Zenith Bank A/C No. 1010724386

 Kindly inform friends and colleagues in your various branches who may be interested