Clarkebond appoints Associate Director for Structural Engineering

Clarkebond has welcomed Mike Baughan as Associate Director for Structural Engineering in its Bristol office.

“We are continuing to grow and develop and Mike’s skills and specialist expertise are a welcome addition here in Bristol where our structural teams are goes from strength to strength,” comments Head of Office, Max Thurgood.

Mike has 27 years’ experience in general structural engineering consultancy involving a broad range of projects at all levels from project engineer to technical director with responsibilities for the co-ordination of all engineering design services, the procurement and administration of the contracts.

As the engineering discipline lead in the design and construction of complex building structures with UK practices and international consultants, Mike has worked across a wide range of sectors.  These include commercial, healthcare, education industrial, power and defence sectors where he has helped to develop multidisciplinary solutions for complex structures with project values between £1M to £230M.

Mike has expertise in sustainable new build, refurbishment and redevelopment of existing structures, including complex modifications to buildings that require significant investigation, back engineering and analysis including destructive and non-destructive structural investigation to achieve complex modifications.

In addition to his structural engineering expertise, Mike also brings his experience in business development, preparation of fee bids and submission and preparation/review of contract conditions to the Bristol team.