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Jul142015
Merchant Square Bridge has won a 2015 Structural Steel Design Award. The awards which have previously recognised and rewarded many of the best examples of ambition and innovation, acknowledge the excellence achieved with the use of steel, as well as structural and architectural design.  This year’s judges selected the award winning entries from a shortlist of 14, all of which scored highly in terms… Read More...
Jul102015
Following the completion of the construction work, the new foot bridge which crosses the Leamouth Peninsular in central London is entering its final stages of commissioning. The 82m long steel structure, which lifts to allow tall marine vessels to pass to and from the River Thames, is now open to pedestrians. The bridge provides a connecting route between the peninsula and Canning Town centre and is… Read More...
Jun152015
Eadon Consulting are pleased to welcome Gareth Uglow. He joins us having previously worked for Mann Power Consulting and will initially be working on an ongoing subsea design project. After completing an Engineering Science degree at Oxford University, Gareth spent time studying at the University of Leeds before finding a job with Mann Power Consulting. His time there saw him work on the design and… Read More...
Mar 32015
 A footbridge which was designed by Eadon Consulting has been completed and installed. The replacement structure which crosses the Greasbrough Canal in Eastwood, Rotherham, provides a much needed pedestrian root to local shopping areas. With the design team working to a tight deadline since its commission in early 2014, the bridge is now another welcome addition to Eadon’s growing portfolio of successful… Read More...
Jan302015
Rizwan Ali joins Eadon Consulting as a Graduate Draughtsman through the hugely successful RISE scheme. He arrives with us after completing a degree in Mechanical and Design Engineering at Sheffield Hallam University. Once Rizwan has completed his initial training he will be applying his draughting and 3D modelling skills to a number of current jobs including work on a moving bridge and a bespoke offshore… Read More...
Jan202015
Eadon have just issued detailed manufacturing drawings for a new set of timber bogies to be used on a restored Scenic Railway at Dreamland, Margate.  The Scenic Railway is being re-built following a fire in 2008 which destroyed large sections of the track and all of the vehicles.  The scenic railway is a key part of the re-development of the whole Dreamland site.  The bogies have been designed to meet… Read More...
Jan162015
Eadon have started the new year by welcoming Andy Stewart as a new team member. Andy joins us as a design engineer, having completing a period of contract work where he provided our existing team with engineering support on one of Eadon’s ongoing nuclear projects. Andy, who graduated from the University of Cambridge with both an undergraduate and masters degree in Engineering, has previously been… Read More...
Jan152015
Bruce Katz, a former advisor to US President Barack Obama, is currently visiting Sheffield and Rotherham. An expert on the role of cities in growing the economy Katz’s visit will be centred around time spent at The Advanced Manufacturing Park and Research Centre where he will lead discussions on how Rotherham and Sheffield can further develop their success in using technology-driven services and advanced… Read More...
Dec232014
2014 Bridging Round-up 2014 has been a busy year and has seen Eadon Consulting involved in, amongst other things, the completion of an unprecedented number of high profile moving bridge projects. As leading industry experts, Eadon have been able to provide specialist design services to a wide variety of notable and pioneering projects, the most recent of which being the eagerly anticipated Greenwich… Read More...
Dec162014
The now iconic Lower Hatea River crossing continues to cause a stir on the industry award circuit almost 18 months after it was officially opened in 2013. The New Zealand bridge has been honoured as the winner of 6 prestigious award schemes over the past 12 months, with more yet to be chosen, and has been shortlisted as a finalist in several other categories. It has also received further interest and… Read More...
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