Making Existing Structures More Sustainable

Making Existing Structures More Sustainable

According to the Environmental Agency, houses in the UK are responsible for 30% of the country’s total energy use. Greenhouse gases produced by houses lie at 24%, and the release of carbon dioxide is at 27%. With this in mind, it is unsurprising that both homeowners...
Impressive Earthquake-Resistant Structures

Impressive Earthquake-Resistant Structures

When designing and building a structure, engineers must take the forces of nature into account. As experienced structural engineers in Plymouth, we know how important it is to factor in the natural world. One such force of nature that can cause havoc and destruction...
3 Sustainable Projects

3 Sustainable Projects

As sustainability becomes more of a priority for society as a whole, the construction industry is also working to prioritise environmental issues. As chartered surveyors in Cornwall, we are always interested to see how structural engineering and design can evolve to...