Specialisms

  • Shell structures
  • Analysis and design of structures
  • Behaviour of granular bulk solids
  • Special expertise relating to silos, tanks and storage structures
  • Loading on bulk solids storage structures, flow in bulk solids, analysis of shell structures, buckling and collapse in shells
  • Computational, theoretical and experimental investigations
  • Finite element analysis
  • Experiments on solids flow and structural response at model scale and full scale
  • Interpretation techniques for experiments which cannot make direct observations
  • Code writing: CEN, ACI, ASME, AS, ECCS and ECSS code committees
  • Forensic consultancy to investigate failures