Prof. John Nolan CBE
John has over 48 years’ experience in the construction industry initially working as a contractors’ engineer and then as a consulting engineer. He is one of the founders and chairman of a property development company.
John received the CBE for services to structural engineering and the construction industry. He is also a visiting Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at Birmingham University.
Nolan Associates has become one of the most respected consultancies in the Midlands, responsible for projects up to the value of £280 million, including almost all elements of the built environment from project conception to handover.
John’s particular interests are innovation, prefabrication and value engineering.
He is past chairman of the Institution of Structural Engineers 2012, Royal Academy of Engineering and past Chairman of the Construction Industry Council.
John is a keen rugby supporter and follows Moseley Rugby Club.