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BWB offers a range of Geotechnical services including:

- Engineering Geology such as desk study, aerial photo interpretation, site reconnaissance, site investigation, in situ testing, geophysics, laboratory testing, site instrumentation and monitoring

- Geotechnical Engineering such as foundations, excavations, slopes, retaining structures, tunnels and ground improvement

- Numerical Analysis in 2D and 3D for the optimized design and assessment of ground displacements and soil-structure interaction

We combine the above techniques in situations to often help clients achieve significant savings.


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iPort, Doncaster

BWB Consulting is proud to be part of the team delivering the exciting £400 million iPort logistics development in Doncaster. The 700-acre scheme has outline planning consent for up to 6 million sq f...

Key contacts: Bouziane Boukhateb David Hollingsworth

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Sugar House Island

Sugar House Island is a 10.5 hectare regeneration scheme in Stratford, just south of the Olympic Park. The scheme will provide a mixed use development delivering 1200 homes, 58,000 sq.m of commercial ...

Key contacts: Tim Hull Tim Loveridge Iqbal Rassool

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New Walk Centre Offices, Leicester

BWB Consulting have been appointed to provide structural, civil and geotechnical design services on this mixed used city centre development, comprising of residential accommodation, office space, reta...

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Wakefield Eastern Relief Road

BWB Consulting provided multi-disciplinary services for the £33 million Wakefield Eastern Relief Road scheme. The by-pass was designed to ease congestion in Wakefield city centre by providing a direc...

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Student Accommodation, Portswood Road

BWB are proud to be involved in this purpose-built state-of-the art student accommodation in Southampton.

The development will create a metropolitan and homely environment for the stude...

Key contacts: Colin Langford

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Great Hammerton

BWB were commissioned to provide advice to support the land sale of this proposed residential development which would comprise of 80 plots with associated parking, landscaping areas, infrastructure an...

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Harington School, Oakham

Harington School is a £4.2m new build sixth form centre including general teaching classrooms, specialist information technology classroom, science laboratories, music practice and performance facili...

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Resorts World, Birmingham

BWB Consulting is proud to have been the Civil and Structural Engineers for Resorts World at Birmingham's NEC. The £150m development includes a casino, four star hotel and five-star suites, spa inclu...

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Gloucester Gateway Motorway Services Area

In 2012 BWB were appointed as the Civil and Structural Engineer for the new £40m dual-sided Gloucester Gateway Motorway Services Area (MSA) between Junctions 11a and 12 of the M5. BWB were brought on...

Key contacts: Simon Hilditch Darren Hodgson

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Ernesford Grange Community Academy

Ernesford Grange Community Academy in Coventry is due to be handed over this week, 6 weeks ahead of schedule.

The new academy is one of 5 schools being delivered as part of the 'Midlan...

Key contacts: Dominic Ginty

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Operating Theatres, City Hospital

BWB are very proud to act as main structural engineers for this exciting development on the City Hospital campus, just north of Nottingham city centre.

The Elective Orthopaedic Theatres...

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INTU Potteries Centre Stoke on Trent

BWB have been appointed to develop the new Intu Potteries shopping centre redevelopment in Stoke. The 58,000 sq. ft. scheme comprises a new 9 screen multiplex cinema and the refurbishment of the exist...

Key contacts: Mark Jones

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Prince of Wales Colliery Re-Development

The former Prince of Wales colliery site near Junction 32 of the M62 on the northern outskirts of Pontefract is to be regenerated into a mixed-use development comprising approximately 900 homes and 21...

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College Gate, Oldbury

The College Gate development site is situated in Brandhall, a heavily urbanised area of Birmingham.

Following the original Outline Planning approval and purchase of the College Gate dev...

Key contacts: Iqbal Rassool Graham Littlewood

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Waitrose Malmesbury

BWB Consulting provided a range of multi-disciplinary services for a new Waitrose store at the historic Wiltshire town of Malmesbury. The food retailer had purchased a 28,000 sq ft site on the outskir...

Key contacts: Stuart Nelmes

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Asda, Chester

BWB Consulting were employed to provide design services for the construction of a new Asda Supermarket on an existing retail park.

An existing Bowling alley and Cinema were demolished ...

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York Sports Village

York Sport Village was a £9 million sports facility on Heslington East Campus that featured a competition-standard, eight lane, 25-metre swimming pool, learner pool, full size 3G Astroturf pitch and ...

Key contacts: Dominic Ginty

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Darlington Campus, University of Teesside

BWB Consulting were a major part of the winning bid team for the delivery of the striking Darlington Campus Building for Teesside University. A major feature of the building is the creation of a 'shi...

Key contacts: Mark Jones

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Chettles Yard, Nottingham

Completed in three phases in 162 weeks, Chettles Yard student accommodation centre sprawls over 10 acres and provided 1,063 student accommodation units also houses five retail units, a Magnet Showroom...

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Farnley Park Academy, Leeds

The £23M improvement scheme to Farnley Park Maths & Computing College contract was constructed as part of the Leeds Building Schools for the Future (BSF) programme. The project involved the construc...

Key contacts: Dominic Ginty

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School of Sports Science, University of Teesside

BWB Consulting were a major part of the winning bid team put together to deliver the School Of Health and Sport Science Extension for Teesside University at their city centre campus in Middlesbrough. ...

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Faculty of Business & Law, DeMontfort University

This 100,000 sq.ft. new-build faculty brought together two University Schools, eight departments, 250 staff and 5,000 students into one landmark building at one of the most prominent positions in Leic...

Key contacts: Mark Jones

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The Pod, Nottingham

The Pod development is an important landmark site in the heart of the City of Nottingham. It consists of three retail floors, a two storey bar and restaurant complete with a terrace garden and a four ...

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Didcot A Power Station Redevelopment

BWB has played a key role in the acquisition and planning stages of a £100m mixed-use development at the former Didcot A power station in Oxfordshire. The proposals from Clowes Developments and Graft...

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Witham St Hughs - Formerly RAF Swinderby

BWB was first appointed in 2005 by Strawsons Property to provide comprehensive environmental and civil engineering services for the redevelopment of the former RAF Swinderby into a new village settlem...

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Arena Central, Birmingham

BWB Consulting is providing multi-disciplinary engineering services to Arena Central Developments Ltd for this exciting project in the heart of Birmingham's city centre. The 9.2 acre site was home to ...

Key contacts: Mark Jones

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Ellistown, Coalville

The development is a proposed distribution park across a 40 hectare site to the west of Coalville. The site had many constraints, including potential mining subsidence, visual impact considerations an...

Key contacts: Darren Harvey Karen Sinclair David Radley

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Worcester Six

BWB is proud to have played a key role at the planning stages of Worcester Six, a 70-acre development of office and industrial space at Junction 6 of the M5.

The site was originally int...

Key contacts: Andy Passmore

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Trafford Waters

Trafford Waters is a major mixed use development alongside the Trafford Centre and the Manchester Ship Canal. The development provides a highly sustainable and high quality built environment with ext...

Key contacts: Warren Bennett David Hollingsworth

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Lewisham Gateway, London

Lewisham Gateway is a PPP venture between Muse Developments, TfL and LB Lewisham. The scheme requires major infrastructure changes to the existing roundabout to create a new improved transport circula...

Key contacts: Simon Harden Iqbal Rassool

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Brough South

BWB are delivering a range of multi-disciplinary services for the £100 million Brough South mixed-use development in Yorkshire. The 175-acre site in the town of Brough includes the former airfield of...

Key contacts: Simon Stanley Ashley Lowe

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ARNDALE HOUSE, BRADFORD

BWB has been involved in the planning stages of this exciting project to convert an iconic office building in Bradford into almost a hundred residential apartments. Arndale House is an 8-storey office...

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Newmarket Lane Infrastructure

The masterplan for the former Newmarket Colliery site in Wakefield proposes a major mixed-use development of distribution and commercial office space, residential dwellings and a new 12,000 seat stadi...

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OPTIMUS POINT

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RADBROOK COLLEGE, SHREWSBURY

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Markham Vale

BWB's multi-disciplinary expertise has been utilised throughout the development of this 200-acre business and distribution park on the former Markham Vale colliery site in Derbyshire. This major regen...

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COPCUT RISE, DROITWICH

BWB's earthworks and drainage expertise is being utilised by housebuilder William Davis Ltd for this major 740-home residential development in Droitwich. The 100-acre Copcut Rise scheme includes affor...

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Eastside

BWB Consulting provided multi-disciplinary engineering services for this prestigious £900M development scheme to transform a 17 hectare (42 acre) site at the heart of Nottingham's Eastside Regenerati...

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Owlers Farm

Initially BWB were commissioned to undertake a Geotechnical Assessment of this site in order to advise on the land sale. 114 residential properties were proposed to be built on the Greenfield site.

Key contacts: David Radley

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Infinity Garden Village

Infinity Garden Village in Derbyshire is one of the first 14 identified garden villages by the government and comprises 3,500 dwellings, over 4 million sq ft of employment development and a secondary ...

Key contacts: Chris Holloway

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Dandara Arena Central, Birmingham

The £40m Dandara private rental sector apartment scheme is part of the Arena Central regeneration development in the heart of Birmingham city centre. The mixed-use scheme comprises two towers of 21 a...

Key contacts: Mark Jones

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