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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...
Nov272015
This weekend sees Eadon Consulting celebrate its 7th birthday. Over the past 7 years the company have seen huge growth and have worked hard to build a solid reputation and team to be proud of. To mark the occasion we take a look back over our 7 most memorable projects – as voted for by Eadon’s engineers. Lower Hatea Bascule Bridge The Hatea River crossing, which is also known as Te Matau a Pohe,… Read More...
Nov172015
The new Greenwich Reach Swing Bridge project in London, for which Eadon Consulting were the Mechanical and Electrical consultants, has been awarded a 2015 Institute of Structural Engineers Award. Winner of the Pedestrian Bridge category, the project, which was completed earlier this year, now allows pedestrians, cyclists and wheelchair users to continue their walk along the edge of the river Thames.… Read More...
Nov162015
Eadon Consulting are pleased to welcome Richard Smith. Arriving with us through the hugely successful, Sheffield based RISE scheme, Richard joins us as a Graduate Draughtsman. Having graduated from Sheffield Hallam University in July, he is keen to now develop his design skills further and put his solidworks experience into practice. Gaining a wealth of knowledge during his time studying, Richard… Read More...
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