Engineering

George F Brooks Limited is a multi disciplined design/build construction company with over 100 years collective experience in design, consultancy, management and execution of building projects.

The company prides itself in providing cost and time effective solution to its projects, whether using its diverse in house capabilities to achieve bespoke solutions.

We have experience of sport facilities, shop, office and residential developments.

Larger works completed recently include: Wembley stadium, Wimbledon Tennis courts and a US $ 41 million construction project of 33 luxury, 5 new houses, offices and shops in London’s Mayfair.

In summary, George F Brooks provides a one stop solution for all construction projects, from simple build only works, to those including project management, design and consultancy of structural, electrical, mechanical, health and safety.

Civil Engineering Services

We undertake a vital role in the planning and engineering design of infrastructure and earthwork to a wide range of developments. Our road and drainage specialists within the practice provide the following civil engineering services using up to date computer based design aids together with a wealth of problem solving experience:
Site Appraisal
Feasibility Study
Earthwork assessment
Temporary works design
Site Survey
Sub soil Survey and Analysis
Design of the works -
including Roads and Drainage
Monitoring Progress
Preparation of as-built construction
and fabrication drawings.
Subsidence, Heave and Structural Damage:
Design and Specification of Remediation
Supervision
Engineering Advise
Ground Consolidation:
Cement and Chemical based Grouting
Piling Mat Design
Crane Base Design
Ground Improvement Techniques:
Vibriflotation
Dynamic Compaction
Geosynthetics

Structural Engineering Services

We provide professional structural engineering services for all building types. Our engineers and technical staff are experienced in the design of steel frame, reinforced concrete, timber frames, load bearing masonry and aluminum structures, and 'value engineer' design their solutions to optimize both form and method of construction. In the Structural Engineering department the practice will carry out the design of all structural element.
 
From foundation to superstructure, involving:
Masonry and Brickwork
Structural Steelwork
Concrete Design and Detailing
Timber Design
Other newer and non-traditional materials.
All to the approprate:
British Standards
Euro-Code
Code of Practice
Building Regulations
Design and Drawing is output using Auto-Cad facilities.
Design is fully supported with computer structural analysis design aids and tools (finite element analysis software).

Geotechnical Engineering Services

We provide professional advice and design in respect of all geotechnical aspects of ground works and foundation structure types, from state of art to historic buildings. Our projects range from small below ground drainage or retaining wall schemes through subsidence, ground movement investigation to detailed analysis and design of groundwork or foundations for major projects.

The in-depth experience is supported by comprehensive analysis software, Auto-Cad drafting and electronic survey equipment.

Site Investigation:
Desk Studies
Interpretation
Design
Ground Support Systems:
Soil and Rock Anchors
Rock Bolts   
Slope Stabilisation Technique:
Slip Circle Analysis
Drainage Reinforcement
Retention Systems and Deep Basements:
Piled Walls
Diaphragm Walls
Sheet Piling
Cofferdams
Top-down-construction Technique
Foundation Support Measures:
Shallow Foundations
Bored and Driven Piling
Mini Piling
Underpinning Technique
Retaining Earth Structures
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