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    HumanKind – Art Installation at Calke Abbey

    GCA were requested to undertake Structural Appraisals of three unique structures installed at Calke Abbey, a Grade 1 listed country house in Derbyshire. GCA made an empirical Structural Assessment, based on experience and observation, to [...]

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    Tame Valley Roundhouse

    GCA Consulting were asked by David Watson of Woodland Survival Crafts to provide structural engineering advice for the construction of a recreated Iron Age Roundhouse at the Tame Valley Wetlands site. GCA applied modern structural […]

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    Grand Designs 2018

    GCA have been asked by the Institution of Structural Engineers to support their ‘Ask The Expert’ event at Grand Designs 2018. Our Managing Director was on hand last year to provide much-needed structural engineering advice. […]

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    Swimming Pool Extension

    GCA were delighted to be engaged to provide structural design for a house extension in Borrowash, Derbyshire. The quality of architectural design created a light, open space to house a pool and led to a [...]

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    Euston Canopy Design in Steel and Glass

    GCA were requested by Unique Metal Glass to undertake structural design and assessment for a bespoke feature canopy to a London hotel, constructed in steel and glass. As the canopy replaced an existing structure, the [...]

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    The Silk Mill Museum of Making, Derby City

    GCA (UK) Ltd are to provide structural engineering services to the Derby Silk Mill Museum for its £16.4m Museum of Making programme.

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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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