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21st March, 2016

Multi-disciplinary appointment secured to deliver new UK Hydrographic Office

Hydrock has been appointed as the multi-disciplinary engineering consultant to architects, AHR as part of the team to deliver the new 11,000 sq m office development for the UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) in Taunton, Somerset.With the goal...

08th March, 2016

The importance of a career in engineering by Hydrock's Helen James

Senior Structural Engineer, Helen James, provides her insights into the importance of engineering as a career choice for women on International Women’s Day.In the attached blog-style article below, Helen argues that engineering still suf...

03rd March, 2016

Pete Stewart joins Hydrock’s growing nuclear division to operate from Scotland

Hydrock NMCL, the specialist nuclear business within Hydrock, is delighted to welcome Pete Stewart to the team as a Technical Director based in Scotland.Pete has almost 30 years of experience in the nuclear and high hazard industries as ...

01st March, 2016

Hydrock supports Wiltshire Council to deliver community health and wellbeing centres

Working under a four-year Professional Services partnering framework, Hydrock is providing structural and civil engineering services to Wiltshire Council to help deliver a strategic building programme that will maximise their property es...

26th February, 2016

Hydrock ranked 9th in Sunday Times 100 Best Companies study - highest in sector

Hydrock is celebrating being ranked 9th in the 2016 Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For, following the awards night in London on 25th February.The annual ranking is widely acknowledged as the most rigorous and extensive research ...

22nd February, 2016

Hydrock sponsors Future of Design West 2016

Hydrock is delighted to be a sponsor of the 9th Future of Design Conference, Future of Design West, hosted by the University of Bristol on Friday 8th April.The event is part of a series run by the British chapter of the International Ass...

17th February, 2016

Daniel Beynon joins Hydrock in Cardiff as Technical Director for Building Performance Engineering

We are delighted to welcome Daniel Beynon to our Cardiff city centre office as Technical Director for our Building Performance Engineering business which focuses on the delivery of mechanical and electrical engineering services.Daniel jo...

10th February, 2016

Appointed to support the delivery of world-class resources for the UK’s agri-tech sector

Hydrock has been appointed by SmithsonHill to help assess the suitability of land near Cambridge for a commercial hub orientated around the existing agri-tech and field trials in the region.Owned by SmithsonHill (a partnership between Hi...

04th February, 2016

Hydrock and DKA appointed by Airbus to design new aerospace research facility

Hydrock has been appointed by Airbus as lead consultant to deliver the design of a new state-of-the-art facility at Filton, Bristol that will develop and test the aerospace technology of the future. The new Wing Integration Centre has se...

22nd January, 2016

Hydrock to continue its support for British cycling team, JLT Condor, in 2016

We are proud to announce that, for the second year running, Hydrock will be a Supporting Partner of JLT Condor, the British based UCI Continental cycling team.With the UK’s most prolific domestic team manager of the past decade, John Her...

14th January, 2016

Steel frame designed for Bright Bricks’ 160,000 piece LEGO® version of the Soyuz Capsule

Proving our ability to deliver all types of structural engineering design, we’ve recently made our own contribution to the fervour surrounding the Soyuz Capsule which transported British astronaut Tim Peake into space. Our contribution r...

04th January, 2016

Hydrock helps PegasusLife secure Decision Notice for their latest development

Hydrock has been instrumental in helping PegasusLife to secure a ‘Decision Notice to Grant’ planning permission for a 118-unit assisted living development in Portishead, North Somerset.PegasusLife is a specialist developer on a mission t...