Nolan Associates

Services

With highly qualified staff, using the latest specialist software for designing and detailing, we’re able to provide detailed information and drawings for all structural requirements.

We’re a company that strives to attain cost effective yet innovative structural solutions.  Our target is to maintain the vision throughout to create high quality, sustainable, functional, adaptable and aesthetically pleasing structures.

Structural Engineering

Structural Engineering

Here at Nolans, we work with our developer and contractor clients to supply cost-effective, innovative and well-engineered designs. Our experienced structural staff have a wide range of skills, including steel framed structures, reinforced concrete structures and foundations.

We offer services in:

  • Structural engineering consultancy services
  • Structural design and detailing
  • Structural condition surveys and reports
  • Value engineering
  • Compliance and validation assessment
  • Expert witness
Structural Engineering
Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering

Our experienced structural staff have a wide-range of civil engineering skills that range from hydraulics and drainage, earthworks and foundations to highway and traffic engineering.

We offer an extensive array of services including:

  • Civil engineering consultancy services
  • Civil engineering condition surveys and reports
  • External works design and detailing
  • Planning support statements
  • Ground modelling
  • Drainage design, S104
  • Pump station design
  • Highway design S278, S38
  • Site acquisition advice
  • Water supply and sewerage treatment infrastructure design
  • Flood risk assessment and modelling to PPS 25
  • Value engineering
  • Compliance and validation assessment
  • Expert witness
  • Procurement of drainage surveys and reports
  • Procurement of site investigations and environmental reports
Civil Engineering
Sustainability

Sustainability

Working with our developers and contractors, we have achieved numerous BREEAM ‘Excellent’ and ‘Very Good’ projects.

Western Power Distribution’s new 650m2 depot in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, recently achieved a BREEAM ‘Outstanding’ rating of 100.5% at design stage under the BREEAM New Construction 2011: Simple Building’s scheme. With this in mind, this project is currently the highest scoring BREEAM project in the world to date, with an anticipated 101.9% post-completion score.

Our services include:

  • Planning support statements including flood risk assessment and modelling to PPS 25
  • Ground modeling of attenuation ponds and swales
  • Sustainable urban drainage systems (SuDS) design
  • Procurement of site investigations and environmental reports
  • Flood risk assessments using FSR and FEH techniques
  • River and culvert modelling using “channel” or HEC-RAS
  • Drainage design and simulation modelling using MicroDrainage WINDES
  • The assessment of existing runoff rates including greenfield runoff
Sustainability
BIM

BIM

The majority of our structural staff are experienced in BIM, regularly using Revit or Tekla at their desks to calculate economic designs for walls, slabs and columns. We also have years of experience producing reinforcement drawings and quantities directly from design models.

Our wide range of services include:

  • Structural engineering consultancy services
  • Structural design and detailing
  • Building modelling using Tekla Structures 2017, Tekla BIM site and Revit V16 – to 19
  • 3D modelling to establish cut/fill earthworks
  • 3D modelling of drainage structures to co-ordinate with existing and new services
  • 3D modelling of new roads and junctions
BIM