News

Expansion

  Monday, July 15, 2019

  Due to our rapid growth we are moving into new offices in our two current locations.  In the North West, we are currently based in the Innovation Centre on the Sci Tech Daresbury Park and will be moving up to Techspace One in September. The North West will remain our Head Office and we have plans for further expansion in the future. Techspace One is a high tech, high quality office space with fantastic views across the region. In the North East, we are moving into a larger office in the Apex Business Cent.....



Major Fire Assistance - Team Work!

  Thursday, June 13, 2019

Structural Surveys Limited were appointed by Recresco Limited to assess serious structural damage caused by a major fire at their Ellesmere Port site. Recresco use leading edge technology to recycle glass products. Over 200 fire fighters took 5 days to extinguish the fire. We were appointed to use laser scanning to obtain 3D data and convert this into 2D drawings of the damaged buildings. Our team then completed a full, detailed structural survey to assess and record damage to all steel frames and concrete structures. .....



Workshop With Autodesk's Tel Aviv Team

  Thursday, June 13, 2019

Structural Surveys Limited are delighted to have hosted a workshop with the Autodesk team at our Sci-Tech Daresbury, Head Office. Together we explored the use of the Autocad mobile app and potential enhancements to improve efficiency. Autodesk were particularly interested in hearing about our experiences of their app and how they could learn from this. Both companies found the workshop hugely beneficial.

New Appointment

  Monday, May 13, 2019

Structural Surveys Limited are delighted to welcome Paul Jones to our Doncaster office. Paul brings a wealth of experience gained at Opus International, Alan Auld Engineering and Norder Associates. He will be leading the structural design across the north east.

NEW APPOINTMENT

  Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Structural Surveys Ltd are delighted to welcome Awazi Mwinyi as a Graduate Structural Engineer. Awazi graduated at the University of Derby with a BEng(Hons) in Civil and Infrastructure Engineering. He has 3 years' industry experience in rail and buildings and will undergo initial training at our Daresbury Sci-Tech Office, prior to transferring to our Doncaster Office.

NEW DONCASTER OFFICE

  Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Due to the continuing success of our Doncaster business, under the leadership of Ray Panther, we have moved to new offices. Our new address is Apex Business Park Water Vole Way Doncaster DN4 5JP    

London Marathon 2019

  Monday, February 25, 2019

Structural Surveys' Directors, Alexandra and Andrew Russell competing in the Oulten Park Half Marathon at the end of February, in preparation for the 2019 London Marathon. Alex is raising much needed funds for research into Cardiomyopathy and Andrew continues to support Get Kids Going! Contact us if you'd like to help us.

London Marathon 2019

  Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Our Directors Andrew Russell and Alex Russell will be participating again in the London Marathon. This will take place on April 28th.  Over the last 2 London Marathons, Structural Surveys Ltd have raised over £4000 for the very worthy cause, Get Kids Going! This amazing charity helps disabled children and young adults live out their sporting dreams, providing equipment, coaching, grants and opportunities, for all levels of ability.  You can also help by visiting our Virgin Money Giving link:   .....



ALWAYS IMPROVING THE WAY WE WORK

  Monday, December 17, 2018

We are very excited to announce the application of our digital data capture technology to our structural design and drawings preparation.  Our new innovative product enables us to produce live, accuarate structural drawings on site, with electronic measurements imported directly into our tablet based software.  No paper, no hand written notes, no delay!

NEW APPOINTMENT

  Friday, November 30, 2018

Structural Surveys Ltd are delighted to welcome Ray Panther as Senior Structural Engineer (Surveying), based at our North East Office in Doncaster. Ray previously worked at Structural Surveys Direct (laterly Opus Surveys). Ray is a qualified CSRT Dampness and Timber Surveyor, in addition to being a very experienced general structural and civil surveyor. His clients have included Network Rail, Bae Systems, Magnox, English Heritage and many Local Authorities. Ray is a highly regarded structural surveyor and will lead and .....



NEW NORTH EAST OFFICE OPENS

  Friday, November 30, 2018

We are very pleased to announce the opening of our second office. The new office is based at Atlas Park, First Point, Doncaster, and will provide both structural survey and structural design services to clients across the North East of England and the East Midlands. The office is led by Ray Panther, who will drive our growth across the region.

HELPING OUR LOCAL HOSPICE

  Friday, November 30, 2018

Structural Surveys Limited are delighted to have had the opportunity to support local charity Halton Haven Hospice, by recently providing structural engineering services for this very deserving cause. The hospice provides palliative care to individuals and also support for their families in Widnes and Runcorn and surrounding areas.https://www.haltonhaven.org.uk/

NEW APPOINTMENT

  Monday, November 12, 2018

Structural Surveys Ltd are delighted to welcome Jane Miller to our rapidly expanding team. Jane will be responsible for managing all enquiries, arranging appointments and ensuring timely delivery of our reports and structural designs, for both our Daresbury Sci-Tech Head Office and our North East Office, based in Doncaster. Jane brings several years of experience in similar roles to the company, and an excellent work ethic. Jane joins the company at a very exciting  time, as we expand our service offering across th.....



NEW APPOINTMENT

  Sunday, September 9, 2018

Structural Surveys Ltd are delighted to welcome Jon Tobin as Senior Structural Engineer (Surveying), based at our Sci-Tech Daresbury Head Office. Jon has a wealth of local engineering experience, across the North West. His expertise includes the investigation of subsidence affected buildings, inspection of historic buildings, project management, Party Wall surveying and Health & Safety management. Jon is a well respected engineer in the industry, and will help drive the expansion of the structural surveys team.

NEW APPOINTMENT

  Friday, August 17, 2018

Structural Surveys Ltd are delighted to welcome Sandro Gentile as a Structural Technician, based at our Sci-Tech Daresbury Head Office. Sandro graduated from the University of Bologna Alma Mater Studiorum with a Masters Degree in Civil Engineering. He has previously worked on international projects in Iraq, Kuwait, Djibouti, Lebanon, Kosovo and UK. His excellent technical background will be an asset to our growing structural design team.

GET KIDS GOING!

  Friday, June 22, 2018

We are absolutely delighted to have contributed £2,200 from our 1st quarter of trading in 2018, towards the amazing and deserving charity, "Get Kids Going!". We recognise the importance of sport in the development of children, and in particular the opportunities it can provide to disabled young people. It has been a pleasure helping these kids to become involved in sport. https://lnkd.in/eTMMKUA  

ABOVE AND BEYOND!

  Monday, June 4, 2018

Structural Surveys are pleased to add a new collaborative partner to our network of professional experts. Working closely with Christians Geomatics, we can offer internal and external inspections, nationwide, using their unmanned aerial vehicles. See our Specialist Surveys section for more information. 

NO ACCESS TOO DIFFICULT!

  Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Structural Surveys are pleased to add a new collaborative partner to our network of professional experts. Working closely with RL Access, we can offer high-rise, rope access inspections of virtually any structure, nationwide. See our Specialist Surveys section for more information. 

THIS YEAR'S CHARITY

  Friday, January 12, 2018

In 2018, Structural Surveys will be supporting Get Kids Going! again. This amazing charity inspires and assists disabled children to participate in sports, from beginner to paralympic level. Our Managing Director, Andrew Russell, will be running his 6th London Marathon in April, and up until then, we will be contributing £10 from each of our invoices raised towards this deserving charity. If you would like to contribute and help these incredible kids, please feel free to visit our VirginMoneyGiving page: &n.....



New Appointment

  Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Structural Surveys Ltd are delighted to welcome Chris Caple as a Structural Engineer, based at our Sci-Tech Daresbury Head Office.    Chris, a graduate of Salford University, has previously worked with consulting engineering practices and civil engineering contractors in the north west, and is expereinced in designing with steel, concrete, timber and structural glass. As well as general buildings experience, Chris has worked within the rail sector, both in permanent works and temporary works design. His expe.....



New Appointment

  Saturday, August 26, 2017

Structural Surveys Ltd are delighted to welcome Samantha Goulden as Office Manager of our Sci-Tech Daresbury office.   Samantha brings a wealth of experience in finance, sales, payroll and business growth to our company, having spent the previous 22 years playing a key role in the growth of Talk Internet Ltd.   This strategic appointment will allow us to focus on our planned growth across the north  west.

Relocating to The Innovation Centre, Daresbury

  Friday, March 24, 2017

Innovation drives our business, so it is fitting that on 1 May 2017, Structural Surveys Ltd are moving their office to The Innovation Centre at Sci-Tech Daresbury (www.sci-techdaresbury.com). The site is an international facility at the heart of the Government's science and innovation strategy, one of just two national science and innovation campuses.  This places us amongst like minded, high-tech companies, in a quality setting, providing excellent access to our primary market across North West England and North .....



Science & Technology Facilities Council - Daresbury Laboratory Appointment

  Friday, March 3, 2017

Structural Surveys Ltd are delighted to have been appointed to complete full structural surveys on a number of the buildings at the STFC Daresbury Laboratory. The laboratory is a world leading research facility in fields including particle accelerator science, bio-medicine, physics, materials engineering and computational science.

STRUCTURAL SURVEYS SUPPORTING GET KIDS GOING!

  Saturday, January 14, 2017

This year Structural Surveys are supporting Get Kids Going! This amazing charity inspires disabled children to participate in sports, from beginner to paralympic level. In April, our Managing Director, Andrew Russell, will be running his 5th London Marathon to raise more money for this very worthy cause. Would you like to help? You can by reading our link: http://m.virginmoneygiving.com/mt/uk.virginmoneygiving.com/fundraiser-web/fundraiser/showFundraiserProfilePage.action?userUrl=AndrewRussell57 Thank you.

Crown services making any Structure accessible

  Thursday, January 5, 2017

We don’t see difficult access for our surveys as a problem. We relish the challenge. Structural Surveys are pleased to add a new collaborative partner to our growing network of professional experts. Working closely with Crown Services, based in Manchester, we can now offer high-rise, rope access inspections of virtually any structure in the north west.

Structural Surveys Enter the Digital Age

  Thursday, September 1, 2016

Structural Surveys are delighted to have teamed up with GoReport and have developed a tailor made application enabling us to increase efficiency of on-site data capture, leading to high quality, practical structural reports and rapid delivery to our commercial and residential clients. Our new, leading edge technology is now live.