IES is a multi-disciplinary engineering body, founded in Scotland, that provides a forum in which individuals from all engineering and related disciplines can discuss and exchange information, generate ideas and encourage young engineers. IES works with kindred bodies to promote a wider understanding of the role of the professional engineer in society.
In November 2020, the name of the Institution of Engineers and Shipbuilders in Scotland (IESIS) was changed to its original form: the Institution of Engineers in Scotland (IES). This is a new website launched when the name was changed.
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8th October 2021 7:00 pm
We are pleased to announce some early details for our 2021 James Watt Dinner.
Save the date!
The dinner will be held on Friday 8th October in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Argyle Street,…
Publication of the Month
Authored by William Dunbar, Formerly Director of Consulting Engineers Halcrow
The paper explains the role of a civil engineer in the provision of infrastructure and in the control of safety at major sporting events such as golf club championships.
"They (engineers) may have to go through years of struggle and disappointment, but this seldom diverts them from their vision and ambition to innovate."Prince Philip / UK, 2015