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The Moor Making Strides for Sheffield. The Moor in Sheffield is the main post war shopping area in the city centre.

The Moor Making Strides for Sheffield

In December 1940 it suffered great devastation and damage, after it was hit by the Blitz during the Second World War. Worth Its Salt. Wide Range Of Additional Services For Your Construction Work. Find The best Flood Risk Assessments Services. Flood Risk Assessments (FRA) are now a common place in most Planning Applications to meet Planning Policy Statement 25 requirements.

Find The best Flood Risk Assessments Services

At Alan Wood & Partners our specialist team have assembled an extensive database for locations across the UK as a result of carrying out such assessments. We are also recognised as a leading supplier of best value solutions in respect of drainage strategy to deal with Flood Risk Assessments requirements and are continually developing new techniques in respect of alternative storage and restricted discharges. Our experience goes across all sectors. Flood Prevention & Recovery >> How we can help. Download Brochure. Topographical Surveys: An Important Element For The Construction of Robust Road Network.

Topographical surveying helps accurately determine the terrestrial or three-dimensional space position of points and the distances and angles between them, using levelling instruments such as theodolites, dumpy levels and clinometers.

Topographical Surveys: An Important Element For The Construction of Robust Road Network

A topographical survey is a large-scale project that is executed only a proficient topographical surveyor. Topographical surveyors are certified experts, who use innovative tools and instruments to determine the boundaries within which the construction of your property or building needs to be finished. Professional topographical surveyors offer a plethora of services;they analyse every single point that is deemed essential for an all-round development of a project, for instance, the elevation angles of different points at the building site and its distance from high risk locations such as water bodies or areas where usually construction is not favoured. Summary- Charity Lifting Spirits by Restoring Historic Roofs. Charity Lifting Spirits by Restoring Historic Roofs The Old School Room in Haworth, West Yorkshire has received a much needed financial boost thanks to the Brontë Spirit charity.

Charity Lifting Spirits by Restoring Historic Roofs

The property, which is situated between Haworth Parish Church and the Brontë Parsonage Museum was originally constructed in 1832 by Reverend Patrick Brontë, father of the world famous sisters Charlotte, Emily and Anne to be a school for the children of Haworth. The building has been part of long running project which will now see the repair and replacement of the roofs, thanks to receiving £100,000 in funding. The Old School Room in Haworth is an essential part of the Brontë story and one of the most important historical buildings in West Yorkshire. This project will play a big role in preserving the long term future and legacy of this property, and the history of the Brontë sisters.

Best Civil Engineers In Hull, Manchester. Manchesters Stadium Developments. Importance of Building Surveying. The Rising Tide Of Flooding For The Tourist Industry. Over the past few years, flooding due to intensive excessive rainfall events in the UK has hit headlines.

The Rising Tide Of Flooding For The Tourist Industry

The north and west of the UK have been hit hardest and major cities such as York, Leeds and Hull have suffered at the hands of the force of nature with farmland in the west of the country submerged for weeks on end. Rivers have burst their banks, causing damage and destruction to hundreds of businesses. Manchester Metrolink Then Vs Now. Public Manchester Metrolink Then Vs Now created using Create Your Own Infographic template published by Alan Wood Views Share Create Your Own Infographic.

Manchester Metrolink Then Vs Now

Why Structural Engineers Matter Today. The Important Role of a Building Surveyor. The role of a Building surveyor can be varied, involving providing professional advice on property and construction.

The Important Role of a Building Surveyor

Building Surveyors also assist with legal disputes over land. Earthquake Resistant Buildings. Public Earthquake Resistant Buildings created using Create your own infographic template published by Alan Wood Views Share.

Earthquake Resistant Buildings

How Civil Engineering Has Shaped the World around Us. Civil engineering is at the heart of the progression of human civilisation — it involves designing, building, and maintaining the modern social foundation — and this is true whether we talk about civil engineering in Teesside or in any other part of the world.

How Civil Engineering Has Shaped the World around Us

It is arguably one of the oldest engineering disciplines, and it is hugely responsible for shaping the world we live in today. A civil engineering company provides a range of construction, infrastructure development and design solutions with an aim to make your living easier, a lot easier. And, civil engineers are the ones, who create innovative designs to achieve this goal. Civil engineers are hired by these firms and, sometimes, by the government, to create infrastructure. In simple terms, they design and build infrastructures. Principal Designer v Principal Contractor. Top 5 Mountains. Public Top 5 Mountains created using Create your own infographic template published by Alan Wood Views Share.

Top 5 Mountains

Find the Best Principle Designer. Find Professional Building Surveyors. You may wish to contact one of our Offices directly. You can find the details for each of our Offices below. Contact us for building surveyors, civil engineers services in Yorkshire. Alan Wood & Partners Hull (Head) Office341 Beverley Road, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU5 1LD. Just as Civil Engineering is at the heart of improving our communities it is also at the heart of Alan Wood & Partners. We understand how focussed planning, design, management and delivery activity needs to be aligned with Client and community values to ensure your Civil Engineering requirements are delivered. Our talented Civil Engineers can cite many examples where this had been achieved and their enthusiasm to engage in such processes is infectious.

Geo-Environmental Services. At Alan Wood and Partners we are able to offer a comprehensive site investigation services. Our Engineers and Scientists are highly qualified and experienced individuals from a broad educational background. A specialist Geo-Environmental team including Geologists, Geoscientists and Civil Engineers work closely with the other teams within the Alan Wood Partnership to offer a coherent service tailored specifically for each project. After qualification to degree level, as a minimum, our team have undergone on the job training and continue to complete continued professional development to maintain the most up to date knowledge in their field. A History of Surveying. Surveying is one of the world’s oldest professions, its history is both interesting and diverse. Surveying is a mathematical process of measuring aspects of the topography. As with many engineering processes, it is the ancient Egyptians that we look to in order to try and piece together a history of the profession.

Evidence remains that suggests that when the Egyptians were building the Great Pyramid at Giza, way back in 2700 BC, basic geometry was implemented to re-mark the boundary of the Nile because of potential flooding. Moving on from the Egyptians, the Romans, used tools to create lines and angles in order to engineer a range of constructions, such as roads and villas.

Geotechnical Engineers and the challenges faced at major sporting events. Motorways Get Smart. Motorways Get Smart You may have noticed that some motorways have received face lifts in the past couple of years, the upgrades being part of the Government’s initiative to introduce the ‘smart motorway’. Subjects of technical and civil engineering,’ smart motorways’ have seen standard motorways receive alterations to signage, usage and function, requiring specialist road design expertise. Technology which provides information to road users upon entry to the motorway gantry includes the status of each lane, variable speed limits or lane closures. This allows users to make informed decisions about position/manoeuvring to ensure a steady flow of traffic. Focus on Project Management: Woodlands Academy Roofing Replacement. Focus on Project Management: Woodlands Academy Roofing Replacement Along with civil engineering on new builds, Alan Wood & Partners also carry out remedial works as part of our portfolio of project management, with qualified structural engineers on projects throughout the UK.

Here we talk about one of our projects in Yorkshire. One of our recent commissions was the roof replacement to Woodlands Academy, a special needs academy for pupils aged from 2 to 16 years old, located in Scarborough, North Yorkshire. Magic.piktochart. Civil Engineering. Geotechnical Engineers Yorkshire. Alan Wood & Partners deliver unrivalled expertise in the disciplines of environmental science, environmental engineering, engineering geology, foundation engineering and geotechnics. Flood Risk Assessments Company in Yorkshire. Civil Engineering Yorkshire & Lincolnshire. Site Investigations. Construction and building projects require professional site investigations to ensure that the work is executed with a high level of quality and matches all agreed design requirements and most importantly Client aspirations. Alan Wood & Partners experts act as experienced construction site supervisors in many diverse building projects from major multi million pound developments to minor structural repairs to buildings.

With our help you can ensure that your goals for the project are at least achieved and in most cases bettered. The skilful supervision of any project, regardless of size, requires vast knowledge. Civil Engineering Yorkshire & Lincolnshire. Building Surveying Yorkshire & Structural Surveys. Alan Wood & Partners: Site Investigation to Ensure a Sound Foundation. Civil Engineers Helping With Infrastructure Building. Civil Engineers Helping With Infrastructure Building Civil engineers plan and design large construction projects like roads, bridges, airports, shopping malls, and structures on that scale.

Structural Engineering. Blast design is becoming a regular requirement in a number of buildings and no longer restricted to underground shelters and sensitive military sites. Many industrial sites now carry out processes that require building within the vicinity to be blast resistant. Building Surveying Yorkshire & Structural Surveys. Civil Engineering Yorkshire & Lincolnshire.