Foundations

This list shows every expert witness in the UK Register of Expert Witnesses who claims expertise in Foundations. Click on any expert witness to view full details. You may prefer to interactively search the Register.

Dr Heuch in ASHFORD
Arboricultural consultant with experience as a Single Joint Expert & in both Criminal & Civil Courts (trading standards & valuation of criminal damage) • Tree biology • Subsidence investigations for tree & property owners • Tree safety & accidents • Tree root damage to property & slips/trips • Personal injury claims as a result of tree roots & falling branches/trees • Professional negligence • Tree Preservation Orders - administration, applications & appeals • Trees & the planning process, including BS5837 & planning...
Mr Stephens in LONDON
Expert arboricultural evidence for developers & local authorities in planning appeals, hearings & public local inquiries • Expert witness statements & evidence relating to litigation involving arboriculture, tree root damage, subsidence, Tree Preservation Orders & high hedge disputes • Evidence relating to arboriculture, woodland management, insurance & valuation • Having previously been MD of the largest landscape & grounds maintenance contractor in the UK, I also specialise in resolution of...
Mr Thompson in WEST MOLESEY
Arboriculture • Arboricultural impact assessments • Tree inspection & surveys • Dangerous trees • Decay • Tree health & safety surveys & reports • Tree Preservation Orders • Tree protection & planning • Tree amenity assessments • High hedges • Conservation areas
Mr Hanson in PERTH
Arboriculture (tree surgery) • Forestry accidents at work involving employees, third parties & /or property • Trees on development sites (planning & protection issues) • Trees & low-rise building subsidence • Injury or damage caused by tree failure • Damage to trees by third parties • Illegal treework operations (felling)
Mr Evans in LONDON
Structural engineering • Civil engineering • Residential, domestic, commercial, retail, industrial, infrastructure, education, arts & leisure, oil & gas • Buildings • Retaining structures • Foundations • Basements • Car parks • Offshore structures • Wind turbines • Industrial buildings • Heavy civils • Infrastructure • Domes • Concrete shells • Steel grid shells • Portal frames • Tanks • Liquid retaining structures • Structural analysis • Structural assessment • Structural surveys • Structural design • Structural strengthening • Structural...
Mr Puller in SEVENOAKS
Expert in the design, construction & forensic analysis of defects & failures in geotechnical works including: • Deep basements • Deep foundations • Bored piles • Secant piles • Diaphragm walls • Continuous flight auger piles • Barrettes • Rock anchors
Dr Richards in LONDON
Structural engineering including: • Subsidence • Structural stability • Structural design of all major construction materials • Vibration of structures • Domestic, residential, commercial properties • Highway structures • Disputes in design • Housing disrepair (structural engineering) • Compliance with Building Regulations and Codes of Practice • High-rise construction • Foundation design (structure)
Mr Huband in LONDON
Structural engineering • Civil engineering • Forensic engineering • Design • Construction • Workmanship • Professional negligence • Damage • Defects • Subsidence • Heave • Ground movement • Remedial works • Concrete testing • Buildings • Basements • Collapse • Foundations • Underpinning • Refurbishment • New build • Historic buildings • Listed buildings • Floor slabs • Screeds • Structural analysis • Structural stability • Loading • Fatigue resistance • Wind loading • Reinforced concrete • Reinforcement corrosion • Structural steelwork • Structural timber • Structural...
Mr Munro in ELY
Highway design • Highway construction • Highway maintenance • Highway construction contracts
Dr Al Jarratt in HITCHIN
Mediator • Practising Certified Intl Commercial Mediator • ICE's Mediator/Conciliator • RICS' Mediator • CIArb's Mediator • CIArb's CDP Mediator • CIArb's Personal Injury Mediator • CIArb's LB of Tower Hamlets Mediator • CIC's Mediator • TAE's QDR • TAE BMF's Mediator • Clerksroom's Mediator • ICC's Mediator • IMI's Mediator • IMI's Mentor • FIMC's Mediator • WIPO's Mediator • IOM's...
Mr Barrett in SALISBURY
Building, small works up to £5 million value • Building construction • Interior design, fittings, finishes, furnishing • Decorating (exterior & interior), particularly paperhanging & painting • Structural surveying (UK & France) • Advice on French properties (all areas of France) • 60 years' experience
Mr Easton in BRISTOL
Building surveying • Expert in all aspects of building litigation, including defective construction, including, but not exclusively, drains, cavity walls, mortar, brickwork, roofs, floors, drainage, windows, dampness, condensation, concrete • Valuation for interim or final accounts • Advice on building contracts • Professional negligence • Whether a house is built to NHBC Building Regulations or Building Guarantee Standards • Party wall awards • Expert reports & advice • Compliant with CPR...
Mr Hetherington in EDINBURGH
• General structural engineering: single and multi-storey structures in steel, concrete, masonry, aluminium and timber; masonry and concrete-retaining walls; spread, piled and raft foundations • Specialist building engineering: facades, structural glass, structural connections, secondary steelwork, vibration studies, protection of structures from water in the ground, fibre-reinforced concrete • Historic structures work: repair and maintenance of historic timber, masonry, cast and...
Mr Binns in CHESTER
The geotechnical issues relating to the analysis, design, specification & construction of building & civil engineering works, e.g. residential developments, commercial developments, highways, railways, landfills • Specifically in the geotechnical areas of slope stability, quarry stability, foundation design & construction, retaining wall design & construction, highway design & construction, railway design & construction, landfill design & construction • Expert reports on all the above issues,...
Dr O'Callaghan in LIVERPOOL
Arboriculture • Arboriculture accident investigation • Arboriculture planning & development • Arboriculture tree risk assessment • Arboriculture health & safety • Arboriculture professional negligence • Arboriculture training
Mr Carpenter in CHICHESTER
Highways • Bridges • Earthworks • Foundations • Drainage • Flood defences • Reinforced concrete • Multi-storey car parks • Retaining structures • Housing • Commercial developments • Sustainable drainage works • Contract administration
Mr Levy in BOREHAMWOOD
Building surveying: • Structural surveys & valuation • Boundary disputes • Party wall administration • Building defect diagnosis • Construction & contract administration • Building disputes • Subsidence damage • Leasehold dilapidations • Duties of a Chartered Surveyor or Valuer & negligence • Double glazing & conservatory disputes • Fire damage • Fire precautions & means of escape • Kitchen & joinery installation disputes...
Dr Smith in HARROGATE
Soil mechanics • Foundation engineering • Mineral stability • Slope instabilities • Conditions of contract • Development constraints • Offshore foundations
Mr Murat in KNUTSFORD
Tree hazard evaluation • Planning appeals & applications • Tree & branch failures • Tree nuisance • Root trespass • Subsidence • Industrial accidents involving arboricultural operations • Tree damage from construction operations • Tree damage to infrastructure, buildings & surfaces • Plant establishment • Tree failures (planting) • Mediterranean trees & landscapes • Amenity valuation • Tripping due to tree roots • Safe working practices & pruning practices • Woodlands • Fire protection • Ecology • Management • Restoration
Dr Williams in HEMEL HEMPSTEAD
Design of earth-retaining structures • Basement design • Site investigation • Slope stability • Geotechnical monitoring • Numerical analysis of geotechnical structures • Ground improvement • Foundation & pile design • Reinforced earth
Mr Moustafa in ENFIELD
Building surveying • Construction & structural defects • Subsidence damage • Heave, foundation defects • Design & detailing • Building & contract administration • Boundary disputes • Party wall administration • Structural surveys & valuations • Structural engineering design • Planning & building control applications • Refurbishment, restoration & conservation • Fire damage • Flood damage
Mr Snellgrove in LYMINGTON
Tree surveys & inspections • Hazard tree assessments • Site survey reports for architects & developers, preparation of planning submissions & proof of evidence • Technical advice in legal disputes involving trees, including boundary disputes • Investigation of accidents involving trees • Litigation concerning dangerous trees, damage claims, nuisance & trespass • TPO & conservation legislation • Planning appeals & public inquiries • Reports for mortgage purposes • Subsidence & heave, where related tree involvement...
Mr Naylor in STOURBRIDGE
Construction safety • Occupational health & safety • Personal injury • Slips & trips • Manual handling • Accident investigations • Flooding damage • Geotechnical engineering • Foundations & earthworks • Embankments & cuttings • Soil & rock slope instability • Subsidence, settlement & heave • Treatment of mineworkings • Landfill engineering • Stabilisation works • Retaining walls • Ground improvement • Contamination • Drainage
Mr Taylor in COLCHESTER
Construction disputes • Geotechnical-related matters, i.e. insurance claims for subsidence & ground engineering design • Surveyors' negligence • Boundary disputes • Civil & structural engineering-related matters
Mr Pryce in WATFORD
Arboricultural consultancy of all kinds, including:...
Mr Ellis in HENLEY-ON-THAMES
Buildings & structures • Civil engineering works • Drainage • Infrastructure services
Eur Ing Symonds in BIRMINGHAM
Structural engineering design • Building contracts • Settlement or subsidence problems • Insurance relating to buildings • Civil engineering • Structural failures • Drainage • Road design • Accidents: industrial & commercial
Mr Webber in HARROGATE
Soil mechanics • Foundation engineering • Mineral stability • Contaminated land • Slope instabilities • Conditions of contract • Development constraints
Mr Holliday in ASHFORD
CPR-compliant reports on building defects • Personal injury on construction sites • Personal injury: collapsing structures • Personal injury: slipping & tripping • Insurance claim disputes • Giving evidence in Court • Assisting in mediation • Joint Expert Witness
Mr Hambly in LONDON
General civil & structural engineering • Reinforced concrete design • Foundations design • Settlement & subsidence • Bridges • Drainage • Waterproofing • Roofing
Mr Button in HALIFAX
We offer expert arboricultural opinion in all tree-related matters, including: • Tree-related subsidence • Tree hazard assessment • Tree failure & personal injury or damage to property • Personal injury due to arboricultural operations • Tree Preservation Orders • Nuisance claims...
Mr Gooud in LEEDS
Structural defects • Building damage • Construction defects • Collapse or failure • Subsidence & heave • Design defects (structural) • Tree root damage • Foundations • Building structures • Structural timber • Structural steelwork • Boundary wall stability & defects • Insurance disputes • Insurance liability • Boundary wall disputes • Party wall matters Career Technical Director at Smithers Purslow. I was a Director at Byrom Clark Roberts between 1989 and 2019 responsible for the Structural Engineering Division....
Mr de Silva in LONDON
General civil & structural engineering • Maritime works, including docks & harbours • Reinforced concrete, design & durability • Sub-structures, basements, foundations & piling • Offshore structures • Dams & associated hydraulic structures • Tunnels: bored, drill & blast, & cut & cover • Earth- & water-retaining structures • Waterproofing • Floor finishes
Mr Lawman in RICKMANSWORTH
I have 50 years' experience of civil & structural engineering as a consultant covering a wide range of general engineering design & construction issues involving both modern & historic construction • I have provided expert witness advice on subsidence, settlement, drainage, building material problems & defects • Structural inadequacy of large steel structures • Resolution of insurance claims
Mr Murat in GLASGOW
Tree hazard evaluation • Planning appeals & applications • Tree & branch failures • Tree nuisance • Root trespass • Subsidence • Industrial accidents involving arboricultural operations • Tree damage from construction operations • Tree damage to infrastructure, buildings & surfaces • Plant establishment • Tree failures (planting) • Mediterranean trees & landscapes • Amenity valuation • Tripping due to tree roots • Safe working practices & pruning practices • Woodlands • Fire protection • Ecology • Management • Restoration
Mr Tucker in LONDON
Structural engineering • Civil engineering • Forensic engineering • Maritime engineering • Coastal engineering • Design • Construction • Workmanship • Professional negligence • Damage • Defects analysis • Cracking • Buckling • Corrosion • Deflections • Deterioration • Dilapidations • Settlement • Subsidence • Heave • Ground movement • Concrete quality • Concrete durability • Concrete strength • Concrete testing • Basements • Foundations • Refurbishment • New build • Historic buildings • Raised access floors • Floor slabs • Screeds • Structural analysis • Structural...
Mr Levie in NEWCASTLE-UNDER-LYME
Building surveying • All aspects of building litigation, including boundary disputes & defective construction • Subsidence claims, including subsequent remedial measures
Mr Antino in CHELMSFORD
• Dispute resolution claims, adjudication and arbitration • Professional negligence claims - Philip regularly acts for parties that are seeking compensation from a negligent surveyor or representing surveyors where an allegation of negligence has been made • Expert witness reports acting as a claimant, defendant and/or single joint expert in building dispute matters • Party wall consultant and published author on the Party Wall Act, first person to undertake doctoral research into...
Mr Stevenson in LONDON
Structural engineering • Civil engineering • Engineering design • Steelwork • Reinforced concrete • Masonry • Buildings • Basements • Movement • Cracking • Failure • Collapse • Waterproofing • Water ingress • Roofs • Floor slabs • Foundations • Piling • Underpinning • Retaining walls • Deep basements • Diaphragm walls • Heave • Subsidence • Ground movement • Deflection • Vibration • Railway stations • Underground stations • Airports • Car parks • Industrial buildings • Remedial works
Mr Cocking in HALIFAX
Opinion, reports & expert witness for all cases involving trees • Trees in relation to planning & development, including appearances at appeals & public inquiries • Arboricultural & woodland management planning & practice • DNA 'sourcing' of tree material & timber • Tree biology • Tree damage & disease • Tree failure, personal injury & /or property damage • Tree hazard evaluation • Trees & health & safety issues • Trees & amenity • Forest & timber evaluation • Tropical forest management & conservation
Mr Dowson in LEICESTER
Tree-related issues, common law & statute law: • Neighbour disputes • Tree Preservation Orders • Trees causing injury or death to persons • Damage by woody vegetation to built fabric, e.g. houses • Trees & planning issues • Accidents at work in arboriculture • Gained the Bond Solon/Cardiff University Certificate of Expert Witness Training December 2003
Mr Campbell in BOLDON COLLIERY
Steelwork design • Retaining wall design • Residential alterations & extensions • Structural defect diagnosis
Mr De Silva in LONDON
Structural engineering • Civil engineering • Residential, domestic, commercial, retail, industrial, infrastructure, education, arts & leisure, oil & gas • Buildings • High-rise • Underground structures • Retaining structures • Foundations • Basements • Car parks • Bridges • Ports • Petrochemical facilities • Offshore structures • Wind turbines • Industrial buildings • Heavy civils • Infrastructure • Rail • Airports • Stations • Silos • Domes • Concrete shells • Steel grid shells • Portal frames • Tanks • Liquid retaining structures • Structural...
Mr Nettleton in MANCHESTER
Engineering geology • Rock engineering • Rock falls • Geotechnical engineering • Geology • Foundation engineering • Site investigation • Earthworks & slopes - roads • Earthworks & slopes - rail • Earth-retaining structures • Slope drainage • Slope stabilisation • Landslides • Mines & quarries • Quarries Regulations 1999 • Tips • Tailings, dams & lagoons • Risk assessment • Geohazards • Ground anchors • Geomorphology • Debris flows
Mr Wheeler in LEEDS
Building defects • Construction defects • Subsidence, damage caused by flooding, impact or fire
Mr Dransfield in DYMOCK
Construction & building contracts • Building insurance claims • Building disputes • Party wall awards • Rights of light • Architects' appointments • Architects' services • Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2007 • Construction technology • Building defects • Boundary disputes • CDM coordinator services
Mr Bussey in OAKHAM
A Chartered Building Surveyor and Building Engineer with over 25 years' experience, and Director and Owner of thriving national consultancy. An individual who has produced expert reports for over 20 years and given evidence several times in the high court, county court, in arbitration, adjudication and mediation. A sound communicator. Building and liability insurance losses • Construction warranty claims • Building defects, causation and repair cost • Substandard workmanship • Party wall •...
Mr Carlisle in WETHERBY
All areas of disputes involving piling, diaphragm walling and foundation engineering (method, technical, quantum, delay, contract)
Mr Billingham in AMERSHAM
Foundation failures, including heave & subsidence-related problems • Building defects of structure & fabric, including concrete, steel, timber & masonry buildings, whether prefabricated or in situ • Footbridge & cycle bridge-related problems of deck & structure • Concrete failures due to contamination, chloride attack, carbonation, sulphate attack, alkali-silica reaction, together with pollution-related problems & their effect • Prestressing & related problems, including prestressed & post-tensioned in situ...

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