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Significant Growth Leads to Manchester Expansion & Job Creation
Following exceptional service demand and year on year growth, Harley Haddow are delighted to announce the opening of a Manchester base as part of our UK expansion and recruitment strategy.
Having delivered an extensive portfolio of high profile projects in Northern England, including a major residential-led mixed use development within the Holbeck area of Leeds and Sanctuary Housing’s Multi-storey Sprinkler & Life Safety project in Chester, we are enthusiastic about bringing a wide range of engineering expertise to the market.
Sarah Peterson, Director, Harley Haddow, said: “Expanding into Manchester is an exciting step for Harley Haddow and we are looking forward to capitalising on opportunities in the region. The city has interesting and varied prospects for us and we see it as an ideal location to recruit locally, launch and establish a North West hub and further business development.
“Talent acquisition of course plays a key part in allowing all that to happen, and we are passionate about recruiting and nurturing Britain’s top engineering talent. We pride ourselves on our director led approach at Harley Haddow and are actively looking for the right person to take the helm in Manchester as we begin building a dedicated regional team.
“This approach we also believe helps to set us apart in the industry, with a multi-disciplinary and personal offering under one roof for a wide range of projects and client needs. Establishing a base here underlines our commitment to the North West region and we’re really excited about the local market and what the coming years will bring for Harley Haddow here.”
Harley Haddow Selected as Engineering Consultant of the Year Finalists in 2023 Building Awards
We are delighted to announce that that Harley Haddow have been selected as an ‘Engineering Consultant of the Year’ finalist for a consecutive year in the 2023 Building Awards! When deciding the accolade for Engineering Consultant of the Year, the judges look for companies that had gone the extra mile,…View Full PostPosted 18 Sep 2023 >
RAAC (Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete) Planks: A Structural Summary
RAAC planks, generally installed as roof slabs, were used from the mid-60’s through to the mid 80’s as a lightweight alternative to more traditional precast concrete systems. It was commonly used in public buildings from schools and nurseries to hospitals and even social housing. It is not a uniquely British…View Full PostPosted 06 Sep 2023 >
David Scougal, Technical Director, to retire after joining Harley Haddow in 1972
Having worked at Harley Haddow since 1972, on 31st August 2023, Edinburgh C&S Technical Director, David Scougal will be hanging up his T-square, handing over his old design codes and placing the hard hat in the cupboard for the final time as he enters into his exceptionally well-earned retirement. “At Harley Haddow…View Full PostPosted 14 Aug 2023 >
Harley Haddow Bolsters Sustainability Division with New Associate Director Appointment
Harley Haddow has further strengthened its sustainability offering with the appointment of new Associate Director, Stephen Gallacher. Stephen has relocated from London to Edinburgh to join the multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy, which he previously worked for earlier on in his career. He brings with him more than 16 years of experience…View Full PostPosted 31 Jul 2023 >
Harley Haddow awarded Best Mechanical and Electrical Consultancy at The Grafters Awards
We are delighted to have received one of the top prizes at The Grafters Awards, scooping the best Mechanical and Electrical Consultancy award. The ceremony which took place last week (Thursday 29th of June) at The Mercure Piccadilly Hotel in Manchester, recognised the best of the Northwest construction and property…View Full PostPosted 04 Jul 2023 >
Harley Haddow to Support Women in the Property & Construction Sector with New Sponsorship
We are thrilled to announce that Harley Haddow are annual sponsors of the Association of Women in Property (WIP) Northwest for 2023. The Association of Women in Property is a not-for profit organisation which provides a variety of support services to their membership of 1000+ across the UK. Providing a…View Full PostPosted 19 Jun 2023 >