RIAS recognise Queensferry Crossing designer with honorary fellowship
May 2 2018
Handed only to those judged to have made an outstanding contribution to arts, literature, music, science, contribution and to the public life, or to international architects, the award recognises the singular achievement in creating a unique three-tower cable stay bridge.
RIAS president, Stewart Henderson commented: “Naeem has made a significant contribution to the design of iconic bridge structures throughout the world, including the new Queensferry Crossing.”
Described as a ‘blade of light’ and an achievement appreciated throughout the world the £1.35bn crossing was officially unveiled by The Queen in September last year.
Queensferry Crossing image by Prof. Graeme Hutton FRIAS RIBA
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