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William F. Baker Featured in Video on Global Engineering Visionaries

Source: Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering


Structural and Civil Engineering Partner William F. Baker recently participated in a roundtable discussion at the Royal Academy of Engineering in London with two other world leaders in structural engineering. Hosted by Keshini Navaratnam, Director of the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering, which is the United Kingdom's highest honor for engineering, the panel shed light on the challenges of creating the world's largest structures. Baker spoke about the structural engineering of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, and was joined by Michel Virlogeux, the engineer behind the Millau Viaduct in France, and Ilya Espino de Marotta, Chief Engineer of the Panama Canal expansion.