Schools, Colleges and Universities

GCA Consulting Engineers provide creative, economic and sympathetic
structural designs for education projects throughout the UK.

GCA provide Civil and Structural engineering services for nursery, infant, junior, secondary, further and higher education projects.

We understand the challenges of working on live schools sites, and the need to fit construction work in school holidays.

We pride ourselves on the quality of our design services, and can find practical, cost-effective ways to manage existing education sites, or create new facilities and expand existing sites.

GCA (UK) Ltd offers the following:

  • Condition surveys and reports.
  • Specification of defect repairs
  • Creative structural solutions for new build or
  • extensions to existing educational buildings.
  • Refurbishment or remodelling works to
  • existing structures.
  • Calculations and design to justify changes
  • of use.
  • Complex and challenging projects.
  • Foundation underpinning, increased loads.
  • Surveys of derelict or fire damaged properties.
  • Infrastructure, drainage, highway design and
  • landscaping.
  • arty wall surveying.
  • Expert witness work.
  • Site access roads and highways work.
Kirk Balk Community College Exterior
Derby Grammar School Exterior

Completed projects include:

  • Avonbourne School
    Bilton Grange School
    Breadsall Hilltop
    Brooksby College
    Brookvale High School
    Clarborough Primary School
    Coventry University
    De Monfort University
    Derby College
    Derby Grammar School
    Dorridge Junior School
    Durrand Primary School
    Essex University
    Flixton Junior School
    Fortesque House School
    George Elliot School
    Griffe Field Primary School
    Hall Green Infant School
    Haltwhistle Community School
    Henley College
    King Edward VI College
    Kings High School and St Mary’s
    Kings Hurst Primary School
    Kirk Balk Community College
    Leicester College
    Light Hall School
    Lyndon School
    Oakwood Infants
    Pembroke College
    Saint Augustine’s Priory
    Shirley Heath Junior School
    Solihull Centre for Inclusive Learning
    Southam College
    Stonehill School
    Stratford Grammar School
    University of Derby
    University of Essex
    Village Primary School
    Warwickshire College
    West Thames College
    William Booth College
    Woodlands School