Department of Civil and Structural Engineering
Civil and structural engineers help to create and protect the world we live in. Driven by teaching and research excellence, we inspire and empower our students to engineer a better future.
University of Sheffield celebrates its impactful research
The Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021 results confirm engineering research is changing lives and shaping the world we live in.
Civil alumni lead new Sheffield-based environmental service group
Cura Terrae's formation is the result of over 30 years of hands-on industry expertise, alongside significant recent private equity investment.
Sheffield Civil & Structural Engineering Graduates Shortlisted for Award
Ioana Price and Ben Clayton, two graduates from our Department, were shortlisted in the IstructE Young Structural Engineering Professional Award 2021.
Lecturer’s paper shortlisted in top ten papers of 2021
A paper written by Nick Francis, an Associate Lecturer within our Department, has been shortlisted amongst the top ten papers of 2021 published by the Institution of Civil Engineers.
AI to help reduce flooding and river pollution across Yorkshire
Game-changing artificial intelligence that can predict blockages in sewers to help cut pollution incidents and improve the health of rivers has been developed as part of a collaboration between the University of Sheffield, Siemens and Yorkshire Water
What happens when a bomb explodes?
Watch this video showing the fantastic work of Dr Sam Clarke and Dr Sam Rigby at our Blast Laboratory where they work with the Ministry of Defence on the impact of explosions at close range.
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