IABSE British Group Executive Committee:
The IABSE British Group is headed by three officers, with 23 members forming the executive committee:
Ian Firth is Chief Operating Officer at COWI. Ian’s areas of expertise are in the design, analysis and assessment of steel and concrete structures, particularly in relation to major bridges and special structures, and the application of new materials. He directs engineering projects, large and small, around the world, and provides specialist advice on long span bridge design, construction and maintenance. He also directs the engineering design and assessment of complex building structures and other projects.
Mark is a Technical Director for AECOM’s major bridges group, where he leads and manages major bridge projects in the UK and overseas.
He started his career working for bridge building contractors before moving to consultant AECOM in 2001; and has been involved in temporary works design, construction engineering, inspection, assessment, and design of large structures, including major bridges. His particular specialism is suspension bridges and he has been involved in over 20 suspension bridges throughout his career.
Martin has been with consultant Arup working for over thirty years on major bridges and other civil engineering works from design inception to construction completion. He was a co-author to IABSE SED14 report on “Sustainable Structural Engineering.”
|Peter Curran (Membership Secretary)||Ramboll|
|David Knight (Vice-Chairman)||Cake Industries|
|Neil Loudon||Highways England|
|Edmund Metters||Buro Happold|
|Alfredo Cámara-Casado||City, University of London|
|John Roberts||Laing O’Rourke|
|Jeff Young||Ex Mott MacDonald|
|Hector Beade||Knight Architects|
|Brian Duguid||Mott Macdonald|
|Tom Osborne||Knight Architects|
|Tim Burton||SH Structures|
|Andreas Lampropoulos||Brighton University|
|Sara Czechowicz||Jacobs / HS2|
|Mandy Van Zaanen||WSP|
|Filip Kirazov||Wardell Armstrong|