• GCA have Won the Tender for the £16.4m Museum of Making

    GCA (UK) Ltd are to provide structural engineering services to the Derby Silk Mill Museum for its £16.4m Museum of Making programme. The new Museum will celebrate Derby's heritage as a city of makers through its internationally, [...]

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  • Super Size Me

    There is a common misconception about Structural Engineers, which is that we super size everything. In some cases this can lead to a bit of banter on site with the builder and nothing more. He […]

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  • Interview with James Thomson on BBC Radio Derby

    GCA Managing Director, James Thomson, was invited onto BBC Radio Derby to advise on issues surrounding the safety of tall buildings following the Grenfell Tower fire in London. Presenter Martyn Williams asked a number of [...]

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  • LABC Awards

    Congratulations were offered to GCA earlier this week as one of their projects were awarded as a Winner and two more becoming Finalists at the East Midlands LABC Building Excellence Awards 2017 held last Friday in [...]

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  • No Hand-Waving Please

    This morning on the way to work I passed a cyclist on the phone. She had an earpiece in and was gesturing madly with her hands as she spoke. As you can imagine this didn’t [...]

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  • Long Term Employee, Colleague and Friend Richard Craddock has passed away

    We are sorry to advise that Richard Craddock passed away peacefully last week at home. Richard joined Geoffrey Collett Associates (GCA) in November 1977 having worked for Derby Borough Council. Over the subsequent 40 years [...]

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  • Aintree Racecourse Randox Archway

    John from GCA Leicester was delighted to be able to assist when Icon World needed calculations for the Randox Archway at Aintree Racecourse. See the photos below showing installation through to the winning race.

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  • Infrastructure Engineer Required

    Location: Derby Full time, permanent. Role: Chartered Infrastructure Civil Engineer. Package:  Basic salary will be in the bracket of £30,000 to £45,000, dependent upon experience. Payment of Professional Subscriptions; 22 days holiday plus bank holidays; [...]

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