Sectors

Aviation

Aviation

At every step through an airport, from parking to airside facilities, our engineering is designed around busy, live operational sites, and makes the ultimate customer experience simple and enjoyable.

Commercial

Commercial

Offices, hi-tech R&D, industrial space, training facilities, civic buildings, conversions, space in mixed-use developments – our multi-disciplinary engineering services will take you from feasibility through planning to completion.

Defence

Defence

We deliver a wide range of design, asset management and development services across the MoD estate, both in the UK and overseas, from accommodation and welfare to explosive storage and high-security facilities.

Education

Education

Shaping places that inspire learning and creativity is a source of great pride to us. From primary schools to universities, we collaborate with academic staff and students to ensure outcomes work for everyone.

Energy

Energy

Societal change means a growing demand for power from new sources and new technologies. Across the lifecycle of an energy project, we’re working with suppliers, developers, investors, regulators and communities.

Healthcare

Healthcare

Practical, sustainable and cost-effective facilities are essential when scarce resources are prioritised on the critical purpose of looking after people’s health. Our track record includes assisted living, health centres, ambulance facilities and hospitals.

Heritage

Heritage

Architecturally, we have a rich history of building design in the UK, and at Hydrock we’re proud to have an outstanding track record preserving and sympathetically transforming these assets for new residential and commercial use.

Industrial

Industrial

From the design of hi-tech R&D facilities to advising clients on legacy issues associated with former industrial sites, we work with specialist developers, design and build contractors and major industrial and technology brands.

Logistics and distribution

Logistics and distribution

Serving ever increasing populations, the location of distribution parks and the precise design of logistics facilities is critical. That’s where we step in with an enviable track record with the leading players in the sector.

Nuclear

Nuclear

We are shaping the future of the nuclear industry, ensuring the sector has ‘intelligent’ operators who understand and demonstrate safety, competence, quality and regulatory compliance throughout the lifecycle of a nuclear project.

Public sector

Public sector

Faced with constant challenges, we focus on being a trusted partner to local authorities and public bodies, offering pragmatic and cost-effective advice to ensure you can focus on delivering outstanding services to the community.

Regeneration

Regeneration

Our teams take great pride in unlocking complex sites and breathing life into redundant sites to create new communities. We’re involved all the way, from site investigation to infrastructure design to mitigate risks, to daylight and sunlight studies.

Retail and leisure

Retail and leisure

Our engineering design and accessibility planning is focused on creating a sense of place from a wide range of retail and leisure destinations – from performance space, to stadia, swimming pools, gyms, cinemas and mixed-use schemes.

Residential

Residential

City-centre apartments, major residential schemes, retirement living, student accommodation, affordable housing – new build and conversions – our expertise spans the entire development cycle, from feasibility through planning to construction.

Utilities

Utilities

We’re helping utility providers to assess their wide ranging asset portfolios, advising on site conditions, environmental liability and environmental regulatory requirements, managing multiple stakeholders and working frequently on constrained sites.