Do You Need An Engineer To Design A Retaining Wall?

November 28, 2022|

Yes, it is essential to have a civil engineer design a retaining wall. As you’ll find out below, retaining walls are pretty important, for a number of reasons. In this article we’re looking at why retaining walls should be handled by professionals, a few things civil engineers consider when designing [...]

Five Things A Structural Engineer Should Ensure When Designing A House

October 27, 2022|

Your house is your castle, and every structural engineer designing houses should know that. Our houses are where we feel safe, loved, and protected from the outside world. When all parties building a house are committed to delivering the best end product, the only outcome is a robust and sturdy [...]

Site Safety Shortcomings

September 27, 2022|

The safety and welfare of each and every construction worker should be the number one priority on any building site. Unfortunately, while chasing tight project deadlines and even tighter budget constraints, many civil engineers are happy to find ways to save time and money. Sometimes these “solutions” spell disaster for [...]

We Are Hiring: Structural Draughtsman

September 7, 2022|

You will be expected to possess the following skills and experience: • Fully computer literate (advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel), • Proficient at draughting in Autodesk Revit (Reinforced concrete, timber structures and structural steel), • Attention to detail and accuracy, • Ensure that internal procedures are followed, • [...]

Home Building Technology That Has Been Forgotten

August 25, 2022|

The remains of ancient homes and monuments remind us that yesterday’s construction techniques had enormous merit. In fact, many historical innovations still serve as foundations of modern construction, with the Roman invention of concrete being one example. Today, more and more civil engineers are looking to these old ways of [...]

Five Most Common Concreting Mistakes

June 10, 2022|

Concrete is a very important material used in most civil engineering projects.  It was “invented” by the Romans and has been used for many centuries as it is incredibly versatile and made from very simple ingredients (cement, stone, sand and water). Modern concrete also has additives to give it enhanced [...]

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