International Architecture Congress in Düsseldorf
Martin Grassl on the collaboration of architects and engineers
Some 700 participants were present at the premier edition of the International Architecture Congress in the Rheinterrasse in Düsseldorf on 15 January 2020. Under the slogan "New building with steel – on a human scale", internationally renowned architecture and engineering firms presented impressive construction projects using steel.
In his lecture “Technology that can be experienced – constructing with steel in the infrastructure”, Martin Grassl made the case for more collaboration between architects and engineers.
Under the heading of "Steel bridge construction – a task for the architect?" Martin Grassl gave a vivid exposition by means of GRASSL projects of the division of tasks between engineers and architects in steel bridge construction.