Robert Farnham & Associates Ltd, Bangor

Robert Farnham & Associates Ltd Contact Details

Robert Farnham
028 91 450 111
2nd Floor,
34 Dufferin Avenue
County Down
BT20 3AA

About Robert Farnham & Associates Ltd

Robert Farnham is a Chartered Civil and Structural Engineer with over 25 years of experience working in the Construction Industry. Prior to setting up his own business, he gained wide experience while working in three local Consultancy Practises including spells as Resident Engineer responsible for the projects which he designed.

In his previous employment, of 18 years, he worked for a large multi-disciplinary company as an Associate leading a team of engineers and technicians responsible for the design and supervision of many Civil and Structural Engineering Projects.

On September 1, 2003 he formed the company Robert Farnham & Associates Ltd to practise structural engineering. Since then he has worked on a variety of projects from small extensions to a £3 million business park.

Robert Farnham offers the following services:
  • Design of both sub-structure and super–structure for new build using either reinforced concrete, structural steelwork, masonry or timber mediums.
  • Design of extensions or alterations to existing properties.
  • Submission of all new-build or alteration work to building control.
  • Design of retaining walls and other external structures.
  • Specifying remedial works, obtaining Building Control approval and tenders, and administering a contract to carry out the work.
  • Inspecting and subsequently reporting on buildings that have been subject to fire-damage, bomb–damage and those that are structurally suspect.
  • Carrying out a watching brief as requested by clients on works carried out by other parties.
  • Attendance at meetings.
  • Desktop study of site conditions including research into statutory records.
  • Instigation of ground investigation by means of boreholes and/or trial pits and reporting on the same.
  • Inspecting and reporting of residential and commercial buildings.
The wide variety of projects he has completed over the years includes commercial, residential and industrial buildings with schemes ranging from small house extensions to multi-storey buildings.

  • Ryobi Extension: Single Storey portal framed metal clad building on pad foundations.
  • Sports Hall: Steel framed sports hall and ancillary accommodation with masonry walls and pad foundations.
  • Fold Housing: Four storey load bearing masonry building with precast concrete floors and timber truss roof.
  • Offices and Storage: Single storey portal framed metal clad building on pad foundations.
  • Business Park: Two storey steel framed office blocks with penthouse floor clad in brick and Portland stone on pad foundations.
  • Service Reservoir: Reinforced concrete service reservoir on pad foundations.
  • Culvert and Roadway: Reinforced concrete culvert with retaining walls and a concrete road over.
  • Sheltered Housing: Four storey load bearing masonry brick construction apartment block with precast floors and piled foundations.
  • School Extension: Two storey school extension comprising both masonry and steelwork construction.
  • Apartment Building: Three storey masonry apartments over basement car parking on piled foundations.
  • Piled Residential Development: comprising of three storey apartments and two storey town houses of masonry construction.
The above is a broad selection of the type of projects that he has completed over the years and if you have any queries regarding similar types of work please do not hesitate to contact us.

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