CRUCIS DESIGNS would like to welcome our new Draftswoman Sarah Richardson and new Technician Juan Vilarino to the team.
Wide Open Spaces
CRUCIS DESIGNS have moved to larger offices to accommodate our planned increase in staff numbers. You can now find us at:
CRUCIS DESIGNS are adding a new recruitment section to our website; watch this space for tremendous career opportunities within the structural engineering profession.
Going Down In the World
CRUCIS DESIGNS have recently completed the design for underpinning and retaining walls, to allow the lowering of a basement floor to achieve more habitable space on a development in Southend-on-Sea.
CRUCIS DESIGNS will be lecturing in Mathematics for Civil Engineers at Anglia Ruskin University, sharing our engineering expertise with the next generation of engineers.
Know Your Onions
CRUCIS DESIGNS have been carrying out in-house dilatancy and dispersion testing on soil samples recovered from trial pits for a domestic extension.
Geotechnical testing steers the design of foundations and can lead to cheaper and quicker to build solutions. Even basic levels of testing can save our clients money.
Image courtesy of Russ Hamer via Wikimedia Commons.
CRUCIS DESIGNS have been providing engineering expertise for the refurbishment and structural alterations of a 16th century Tudor dwelling in Henley-on-Thames.
Some Like It Hot
CRUCIS DESIGNS have completed a fire engineering design for a residential scheme involving the installation of concrete filled stainless steel columns.
CRUCIS DESIGNS have just completed the temporary works design for a commercial renovation project in Southend-on-Sea, providing an engineering solution to allow two retail units to be converted into a single large premises.
CRUCIS DESIGNS are pleased to announce the appointment of our second structural director.
Chris Ward has over a decades experience in structural design and will be using the skills and knowledge he has built up in the UK construction market in assisting our clients in achieving the buildings that fit their needs.
CRUCIS DESIGNS are pleased to announce that due to the level of demand for our services we will be appointing an additional structural engineering director in March.
Designed for Living
CRUCIS DESIGNS have just complete a new glass and steel extension to a residential property in London.
It’s our third birthday!! CRUCIS DESIGNS would like to thank our friends, clients and colleagues who have helped to make us what we are today.
Putting Our Efforts to Good Use
HRH Princess Beatrice of York has officially opened the Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice in Huddersfield. CRUCIS DESIGNS would like to wish all the children the very best in their new building.
CRUCIS DESIGNS are proud to be providing content and staff to help deliver Anglia Ruskin’s introduction to Eurocode 0-6 CPD seminars, for more information see the flyer here.
CRUCIS DESIGNS have recently completed the structural design of a bespoke steel framed extension in central London and are working on a number of domestic alterations and extensions throughout London and the South East.
CRUCIS DESIGNS have had a busy January providing structural advice for alterations to commercial property in central Southend to a number of clients.
CRUCIS DESIGNS would like to wish all our clients and their families a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
CRUCIS DESIGNS are pleased to announce we are now members of TRADA. Specialising in all types of timber frame structure we can carry out design to British Standards or Eurocodes.
Please contact us for further information.
CRUCIS DESIGNS are delighted to announce our continued relationship with both the University of East London and Anglia Ruskin University. Alice Ward will be providing lectures on Eurocode Design in both Timber and Masonry, Structural Analysis and Engineering Mathematics in the 2012/2013 academic year.
Just to remind all our clients that Alice Ward is a registered NHBC timber frame certifier and can provide both HB 2445 and HB 3553B forms. Please contact us for further details.
CRUCIS DESIGNS are pleased to announce their appointment to provide structural engineering services for alterations to All Saints Church in Southend–on-Sea.
All Systems Go
CRUCIS DESIGNS have had a busy few months with a number of timber frame projects reaching completion, including two residential developments and a new sports and leisure facility.
Merry Christmas One and All
All here at CRUCIS DESIGNS wish you a very Merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year.
CRUCIS DESIGNS are now based in our new offices on Victoria Drive in Leigh-on-Sea. We hope that our new more spacious offices will serve us well for many years to come.