Page category: Structural Engineering

Structural Conservation of Historic Buildings

Beta Design Consultants provide structural assessment, repair design and engineered solutions for historic and listed buildings. We provide solutions to support the maintenance, repair and restoration of buildings considering various construction materials including masonry, timber, iron and steel, concrete and reinforced concrete. Historic buildings will require maintenance and repair to allow Client to deal with the [...]

Concrete Design, Strengthening and Detailing

Beta Design Consultants have extensive experience in the integrated design of all types of reinforced concrete buildings. We carry out the following services: Structural analysis and member design for residential, commercial and industrial buildings. We have designed to the British Standards BS8110, Eurocode EC2, American Code ACI318. Structural strengthening design of RC frames, beam-column connections, [...]

Underpinning, Foundations and Basements Design

Beta Structural Engineers have extensive experience in the design and construction supervision of shallow and deep foundations. We can offer our clients economic and safe designs including the following: Strip, trench and shallow pad footings design. This includes foundations of residential buildings, commercial buildings, warehouses and industrial facilities. Foundations with close proximity to trees and [...]

Structural Upgrades and Repair Design

Beta Design Consultants have expert knowledge in the upgrade and repair of all types of building structures. We have provided advice to Clients of all sizes including: Homeowners and homebuyers seeking advice on the repair of housing defects (cracking, subsidence, illegal alterations, regularization). Listed and Historic Buildings during upgrade, repair and maintenance. Industrial Plants structural [...]

Structural Survey and Integrity Assessment

Beta Design Consultants have expert knowledge in the structural assessment of all types of building structures. We have provided advice to Clients of all sizes including: Homeowners and homebuyers seeking advice on housing defects (cracking, subsidence, illegal alterations). Listed and Historic Buildings during upgrade, repair and maintenance. Industrial Plants during shutdown and maintenance or during [...]

Steel Structures and Connections Design

Beta Design Consultants have extensive experience in the integrated design of all types of steelworks structures. We carry out the following services: Structural analysis and member design for residential, commercial and industrial buildings. We have designed to the British Standards BS5950, Eurocode EC3, American Codes AISC ASD and AISC LRFD. Steel connections/joints design for all [...]

Construction Method Statement

Projects like basements and other complex structural projects such as building into a slope or in sensitive locations (e.g. operating plants, public buildings repair during their occupancy, bridge repairs) require detailed planning for the construction process to ensure safety, efficiency and save time. Beta Design Consultants work with contractors, clients and planners to address such [...]

Temporary Works Design

Temporary works design is in most cases, the scope of the contractor. In some cases, where the design is governed by a temporary condition or where the construction sequence demands the structure to be designed for the temporary condition, the design of the temporary works should preferably be considered by the same engineer designing the [...]