Structural Engineering

BSF have significant experience in the design and detailing of structures from simple beams to replace load bearing walls in domestic alterations through to the design of complex structures such as the tiered stand at Gillingham Football Club. The range of projects have also included historic and listed buildings, residential, educational, and commercial developments. The structural services include:

  • Initial structural assessments
  • Assistance in preparing Party Wall information
  • Detailed design of substructures, including traditional concrete foundations, underpinning, pile and ground beam or piled raft foundations
  • Detail design of superstructures including steel, concrete or timber frame, loadbearing masonry
  • Computer analysis with specialist software such as SCIA, CADS 3D, MasterSeries and TEDDS
  • Production of information for Building Control or approved inspection
  • Production of drawings and details for construction
  • Construction stage support