Engineering Design Consultants
Aug232016
Eadon’s engineers have reached a major project milestone this summer with the completion of the concept design stage of an ongoing nuclear handling design project. Now into the detailed design phase, our engineers, working closely with our clients, are developing the initial concept design and substantiation calculations into detailed 3D CAD models and drawings. The complexity of the bespoke project… Read More...
Aug112016
This June Eadon Engineer and Mathcad extraordinaire Andrew Stewart finished the 4th year of his degree in Civil & Structural engineering to become a qualified Master of Engineering. Unlike some university courses not only has he undertaken independent research to produce a thesis, but also had to lecture courses around a variety of topics and take part in group design projects. As well as adding knowledge… Read More...
Aug 82016
In recent years Eadon Consulting have been involved with several unique and bespoke movable bridge design projects for international clients. Furthest from our Sheffield base is the Lower Hatea or Te Matau a Pohe rolling bascule (lift) bridge on the north island of New Zealand. This project involved the detailed mechanical, and outline electrical and hydarulic design of one of the world’s first hydraulically… Read More...
Jul262016
Following the successful bridge gantry project on the new Forth Crossing Eadon have once again been awarded a contract to work on the original Forth Road Bridge. The contract is to carry out the complete structural, mechanical and electrical design for an additional underdeck bridge maintenance gantry which will service the underside of the main suspended span between the two towers. The gantry will… Read More...
Jul112016
Eadon’s Director James Hill delivered a key notes speech this week at the annual Manufacturing and Engineering North East event held in Newcastle. The highly anticipated, 2 day event which was held at the Metro Arena, provided an opportunity to showcase Eadon’s capabilities alongside some of the biggest names in engineering as well as giving the area another opportunity to build on its successful… Read More...
Apr182016
The widely anticipated Queensferry Crossing is due to open later this year. The stunning, globally unique bridge forms the centrepiece of a major upgrade to the important cross-Forth transport corridor in the east of Scotland. Eadon Consulting have been involved with the iconic project since 2014 and have assisted with the design of the access gantries and completed Cat 3 checks.  Last week Eadon… Read More...
Mar182016
The Merchant Square Footbridge, for which Eadon Consulting provided electrical and hydraulic designs, has been awarded a 2016 Civic Trust Award. The bridge, which was officially opened almost 2 years ago and is nick named ‘The Edward Scissor Hands Bridge’, forms part of a wider redevelopment at Paddington Basin.  Read More...
Feb112016
Here at Eadon Consulting we have a new chartered Engineer amongst us. Piers Turnbull, who studied at Durham University and joined the company 4 years ago, has deservingly been elected as a Memberof the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. The recognition comes at an apt time as over the past few months Piers has seen a number of his high profile projects successfully completed, including his design… Read More...
Jan112016
Eadon Consulting are pleased to welcome Simon Coyne. He joins us having previously worked as an Engineering Manager at Firth Rixson. After completing an Engineering degree at Trinity College in Dublin, Simon spent time working as a Mechanical Engineer within a number of Alcoa (formally Firth Rixson) sites. Having obtained 5 years of invaluable experience, successfully overseeing the full life cycle… Read More...
Jan 52016
Eadon Consulting welcomes Nick Francis who joins the team at the start of 2016. He arrives having spent 16 years as an officer in the Royal Engineers. He is a passionate and experienced engineer with a track record of delivering innovative solutions to challenging problems. Nick has worked on a wide range of projects across multiple sectors. From the repair and design of bridges to the construction… Read More...
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