Orwell Structural Engineers Limited is a local structural engineering consultancy with a combined 40 years of experience in Structural Design. We offer practical and economical solutions to all aspects of your structural engineering project and our works are backed by our Professional Indemnity insurance cover.
The practice focuses on residential and small commercial developments, including industrial, leisure, education and retail, for a wide range of clients comprising homeowners, architects and local developers. Our projects range from small domestic extensions and alterations to new build schemes.
Orwell Structural Engineers Limited are based in Ipswich but we also cover the surrounding areas of East Anglia (Suffolk, Essex, East Cambridgeshire and South Norfolk).
We aim to provide a professional service in a timely manner to deliver your structural engineering requirements. Orwell Structural Engineers Limited can work in conjunction with your architect and fellow construction professionals as required to suit your scheme requirements.
Superstructures - we design all structural elements above ground and specialise in steel, timber, masonry and concrete.
Substructures - designing all types of foundation including traditional concrete trench fill, piled, reinforced concrete pad and beam, rafts and slabs.
We provide a comprehensive design package of calculations, details and drawings for your Building Regulations submission to Building Control.
Site Inspections - we undertake feasibility surveys for barn conversions, extensions, internal alterations and change of use.
Ground investigations - we have the ability to undertake ground investigations up to a 3m depth to identify underlying ground conditions to assist with the determination of the most economical foundation solution.