Structural engineering

The Impact of Damp on a Home

Whether you’re a homeowner or a tenant, there’s nothing worse than finding damp in your home. Not only can damp make a room feel cold and unwelcoming, but it can also have adverse effects on your health as well as causing structural and weatherproofing issues. Here, we’re going to take you...

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Sustainable Building Materials and Design: Is it the Future?

With the ever-growing global population and increasing environmental risk, issues of sustainability are something that the construction industry must consider. Sustainable building materials and designs are crucial for the future of building development. As structural engineers in Cornwall and the South West, we understand how important new construction opportunities and innovative thinking...

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The Most Impressive Structural Engineering Projects of 2020

As structural engineers working across Exeter and the South West, we are always looking out for impressive projects to get inspired by. 2020 has been an unusual year; structural engineering projects may have experienced various delays but, like everything else, the industry is returning to business as usual. Whether it’s a mega...

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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 accommodate the future. Here, we take a look at some...

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Energy Efficient Building Materials

Construction is an ongoing affair that will always be needed, which is why more sustainable and energy-efficient materials will need to take the reins of the industry. Sustainable building materials are increasingly more available. Some are commonly used throughout everyday construction, while others are less obvious and require a little bit...

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