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Heritage & Refurbishment within Birmingham
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Heritage & Refurbishment within Birmingham

Alison Horton, a Senior Engineer at our Birmingham Office, discusses how we have, and continue, to be a part of the ever-changing face of Birmingham City Centre.

Tags: Birmingham Civil Engineering Construction Planning Videos

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Platform 21, Birmingham

Graduate Engineer Dan Shephard tells us about the refurbishment of Birmingham’s Platform 21 near New Street station using our Ecofurbishment approach.

Thank you to Wates Construction for facilitating the site visit and filming at the Platform 21 site. CGI images courtesy of Associated Architects.

Specialisms: Birmingham, Civils & Structures, Office & Retail

My Graduate Placement at Curtins

Under-Graduate Engineer, Angus Hall shares some insight into what it’s like working for Curtins as a placement student, how he decided on a career in engineering and his advice for young students who are thinking about their future.

Specialisms: Birmingham, Civils & Structures, Graduates, Staff, Videos

Exchange Square, Birmingham

John White, Associate at our Birmingham Office, discusses the current PRS landscape in Birmingham, as well as our work on the 46-storey Exchange Square project.

Specialisms: Birmingham, Civil Engineering, Construction, Videos

Curtins supports the Year of Engineering

Curtins’ CEO Rob Melling discusses our support for the Year of Engineering initiative. This year will see us collaborate closely with schools across the country to enlighten and instigate change, by focusing our efforts on educating parents, teachers, as well as young people to just how exciting and diverse a career in engineering can be. Read more here.

Specialisms: Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Civil Engineering, Construction, Douglas, Edinburgh, Kendal, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Nottingham, Planning, Videos

A Graduate’s Experience in Curtins

Javier talks about his experience of joining Curtins as a Graduate Engineer. For more information about our graduate recruitment click here.

Specialisms: Birmingham, Graduates, Staff

The Mailbox, Birmingham

Matt Woodhall talks about his experience working on The Mailbox in Birmingham and why having the existing drawings helped with further developments to the building.

Specialisms: Birmingham, Civils & Structures, Commercial, Office & Retail, Retail, Videos

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Alison Horton

Alison is a senior engineer who has been at Curtins' Birmingham office for 3 years. She’s passionate about working on building structures, in addition to dedicating her time to encourage young people into the profession.

Andy Buckley

Principal Engineer at the Leeds office.

Dave Turnbull

Dave is a Senior Technician based in our Birmingham office.

Diarmuid Healy

Diarmuid is a chartered structural engineer with a keen interest in design and architecture. He currently runs our Dublin office after seven years at the London office.

Javier Montoro

Javier is a Graduate Engineer from our Birmingham office who joined Curtins November last year.

John Caine

John has over 30 years of experience working for Curtins working on public and private sector projects using the full range of structural materials.

Jon Moister

Jon, our Manchester office Director, has been involved in several pioneering schemes from offsite prefabrication to the sustainable side of low energy natural ventilation.

Matt Rudman

Matt Rudman, Transport planner and Technical Director at the Leeds office.

Nic Webb

Nic Webb is the Technical Director at the Leeds Office, having joined Curtins in 2012 as part of the Chartered Civil and Structural Engineering team.

Richard Osbond

Richard is Technical Director at the Leeds Office and has been at the forefront of many big Curtins Engineering projects.

Richard Lewis and Ben Ziff

Richard Lewis has been with Town Centre Securities since 2000 becoming Property Director in 2008. Richard has been awarded for his Leeds city schemes being after receiving The Lifetime Achievement Award at the Yorkshire Property Awards. Ben Ziff joined TCS in 2008, and in 2015 was appointed the youngest ever member on the board of directors.

Roger Hawkins

Roger founded Hawkins\Brown with Russell Brown in 1988 and was a judge for the AJ/Curtins Inspiring Graduate Award in 2015.

Wayne Hardy

Wayne is a chartered civil engineer with over 20 years of experience on a broad range of projects. He is also a great, detailed sketcher.