Call 020 8102 7974 or email us

Consulting Engineers

Creativity

The challenge that inspired engineers to solve a major problem in the train stations of Europe’s biggest infrastructure project

What springs to mind when you hear the word Crossrail? If you’ve been following the news you might be thinking of £1.4 billion bailouts, long delays and issues with staff morale. But this is Europe’s biggest infrastructure project, increasing central London’s rail capacity by 10%. It will be the biggest increase since the Second World […]

Read more

How top-down construction is speeding up work on Sydney’s tallest tower

Construction projects can be prone to delays. In commercial construction there is a tendency to assume that major deadlines might have to be pushed back. So it makes sense to look at how we can speed up the entire building process, without impacting on safety. Under construction right now, Crown Sydney will be the city’s […]

Read more

Why fire-detecting wallpaper outperforms a smoke alarm

What’s the worst thing that can happen to a building we’ve worked on? I am sure you can come up with a number of events that can be disastrous for a building, but “burning down” is definitely going to be on that list. Chinese scientists have been looking at this and they have developed “fire […]

Read more

Top