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Civil and Structural Engineering
Design Consultants

Our Services

We can offer a wide range of services that include most aspects of Civil and Structural Engineering design. Our infrastructure teams have extensive experience of highways and drainage design, flood risk assessments, transportation, diversions, and adoptions. Our Structural Engineering team's expertise covers a broad spectrum of projects, ranging from domestic alterations to multi-storey developments.

We can also offer a range of additional services through carefully selected partners. See below for a breakdown of the main services we offer or visit our projects page to see examples of our work. Please do not hesitate to contact us for more information if the service in which you are interested is not listed.

Building on the core experience of its founding directors, BdR offers a strong and innovative Civil Engineering team for both commercial and residential projects. Our experienced engineers are involved with every aspect of infrastructure design, maintenance and development to ensure utmost quality and attention to detail.

Typical services include:

  • Initial site appraisal; including site access, servicing and drainage issues
  • Transportation Assessments and Statements
  • Travel Plans and Travel Plan Coordinator Services
  • Flood Risk Assessments
  • Feasibility design
  • Sewer design, including attenuation
  • SUDS
  • Highway design for adoption
  • Highway Maintenance
  • Section 278 highway improvements

BdR upholds a strong portfolio of experience within our Structural Engineering department. Our engineers are proficient at managing a wide variety of multi-disciplinary schemes ranging from domestic alterations to large multi-storey developments. The established experience of our structural engineering teams is reinforced by advanced Computer Aided Design software in order to provide the most technically accurate and cutting-edge design work for our clients.

Typical services include:

  • Structural design of domestic, residential, commercial and industrial buildings
  • Structural design using reinforced concrete, steelwork, masonry and timber to current British and European Standards
  • Detailing of structural concrete
  • Design of portal frame sheds
  • Foundation designs including deep trench foundations, piles, pile caps, ground improvement, underpinning and rafts
  • Refurbishment and structural alterations of existing buildings
  • Structural surveys and condition reports of residential, commercial and industrial buildings
  • Retaining wall design
  • Design, detailing and inspection of timber frame buildings (TRADA member)
  • Historic structure surveys and reports
  • Design and detailing of water retaining structures

Our people

Our high-quality, experienced staff are able to deal directly and knowledgeably with clients ranging from sole property owners through to large property developers. We have established full working partnerships with Local Authorities, Health Trusts and Water Authorities. We also work extensively with many contractors to provide Design and Build services.

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No Current Vacancies

Currently we do not have any vacancies available. We would however encourage you to send us your CV for consideration as, in some circumstances, we may create a position for outstanding candidates. If you would like us to consider your CV, please send it, with a cover letter, to the address below or email Deirdre.

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The Old Engine House
Goblands Farm Business Park,
Court Lane,
Hadlow, Kent TN11 0DP

T: 01732 851416


Opening Hours: 8.30 - 5.30 Monday to Friday