Structural Survey Specialist
CONSULTING CIVIL STRUCTURAL AND MARINE ENGINEERS
OUR CONSULTANCY SERVICES
STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING DESIGN
Our practice are able to offer a complete structural design service from investigation, feasibility and detailed design stages through to tendering, construction and handover. Our sectors include:
Residential and commercial building structures.
Education and leisure facilities.
Heavy industrial facilities.
We are experienced in the use of all construction forms and materials including structural steelwork, reinforced concrete, timber, masonry, prestressed concrete. We also have the capability to design all types of foundations including spread footings, piled foundations,raft foundations and basements.
For structural analysis/design we utilise the latest 3D design software.
We work to the latest British Standards and Eurocodes.
Our engineers have extensive experience in all forms of bridge design and construction including:
New footbridge and highways structures
Inspections to local authority requirements
Remedial works, repairs and strengthening
Temporary works and coordination
Historic bridge structures and masonry arches
We have in-house capability for 2D and 3D analysis in steel, reinforced concrete, masonry and timber.
Our bridges staff have extensive experience of the inspection, assessment, design and maintenance of bridges over roads, rivers, canals and railways.
We can carry out detailed, non-intrusive, visual structural inspections of all types of buildings. Structural Inspections may be required for several reasons: a requirement for a mortgage application, or for insurance purposes. We can provide advice for a specific defect, or carry out a full structural inspection of a building and produce a detailed report.
Structural Inspections and Reports Services includes:
Non-intrusive, visual site inspections to investigate structural defects
Structural reports on domestic and commercial properties
Reports for Mortgage purposes
Insurance claims – i.e. fire, flood or vehicular damage
Work in conjunction with property owners, loss adjusters and insurers
Provide remedial solutions
OFFSHORE OIL AND GAS STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING
We provide consultancy services for offshore oil and gas and offshore wind project commissions.
Typical consultancy services include:
Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) Studies
Nexen Accomodation Module
Dudgeon Offshore Substation Platform
We can provide all your training needs on Eurocodes, Chartered Membership(CM/Part 3) IStructE and ICE
FORENSIC ENGINEERING AND EXPERT WITNESS ADVISORY SERVICES
Our services include: project audits; analysis and review/preparation of variation accounts; delay, disruption and acceleration claims; forensic delay analysis; full expert witness services, from initial review to oral testimony; building defects; Adjudication advocacy/defence; claims preparation and defence and joint appointed expert.
Civil & structural engineering disputes
Professional opinion reports
SPECIALIST SECONDMENT AND SUBCONSULTANCY SERVICES
We can provide technical and professional staff to assist our clients with peaks in workload, cover for periods of absence and fill gaps in specialist expertise.
“ Tay Design Consultancy Ltd are very professional and very quick to respond to all messages. Happy to recommend to anyone as was also very helpful and patient when explaining complicated information.”
“Tay design responded very quickly with a very competitive quote. The service was excellent and small details were dealt with efficiently. Design was delivered quickly at a competitive price. Thank you.”
“Fast, efficient, and super responsive. Thanks for the flexibility, speed, and reassurance!”
Edward J Edson
“Dr Tay was very prompt in his response and was able to carry out the survey I requested professionally and very quickly. He returned the report to me promptly and I am very happy with his service.”
“I have been very pleased with the service I have received from start to finish. Dr Tay fully understood my requirements and has been courteous, prompt and very efficient. Highly recommended.”
Tom Garthwright (Sterling Property Services)
“Dr Tay provided an excellent, professional but friendly service. Went out of his way to accommodate my very tight deadline. Highly recommended.”
ABOUT OUR DESIGN PRACTICE
Dr Um Leong Tay Senior Partner
BEng(Hons) MEng PhD DIC CEng MIStructE MICE CMarEng MIMarEST
Dr Tay started his design practice in 1996 . He is a Chartered Structural and Civil Engineer with a PhD in Concrete Structures from Imperial College London. Our practice has extensive experience in the concept and detailed design and assessment on all types of structures. This encompasses work within a variety of sectors, including Offshore Oil and Gas, Offshore Wind Renewables, Commercial and Residential Property, Power, Port and Nuclear Industries, and Infrastructure sector such as Highways/Roads and Bridges.
The practice has experience in technical training and course design.