About

About Rendel

Our vision

"to make the needs of our clients the focus of our business, utilising specialist teams to develop innovative client-orientated solutions"

Rendel is a privately-owned multi-disciplinary international design and engineering firm providing customer focused solutions to international contracts and clients on major engineering and construction projects worldwide.

Rendel's skills are based on providing engineering and technical solutions throughout the entire life-cycle of a project based on understanding every facet of capital programme and project investment, financing, development, planning, detailed design, independent design checking, design and interface management, execution, engineering, value engineering, technical advisory services and construction supervision services.

We are proud of our track record of success in global construction markets, providing technical solutions for many complex infrastructure projects, notably bridges, tunnels (including immersed tube tunnels), highways, rail systems, ports and marine facilities.

Our clients include governments, developers and investors, major corporations and international contractors.

Facts and Figures

Over
6000
assignments completed
worldwide
More than
1000
clients around the world
throughout our history
Over
200
'first of a kind' and
global megaprojects
A proud history
spanning over
175
years
Experience
gained in over
130
countries
around the world
Assignments
completed in over
60
countries
in the last decade
Current assignments in
13
countries, managed from regional bases in London & Kiev
Projects spanning
6
continents
Winners of
3
Queen's
Awards

History

The world's largest fishing port

Great Grimsby Royal Docks

Lincolnshire, UK

The world's largest fishing port at time of completion

1853
1853
The largest enclosed dock system in the world

Royal Group of Docks

London, UK

The largest enclosed dock system in the world at time of completion

1880
1880
The longest cantilever bridge in the world

Lansdowne Bridge

Indus River, Pakistan

the longest cantilever bridge in the world at time of completion

1889
1889
The world's largest railway trestle

Goteik Viaduct

Nawnghkio, Myanmar

The largest railway trestle in the world at time of completion

1900
1900
The second-largest railway bridge in Bangladesh

Hardinge Bridge

Padma River, Bangladesh

1912
1912
The longest railway bridge in the world

Dona Ana Bridge

Zambezi River, Mozambique

The longest railway bridge in the world at time of completion

1934
1934
Britain's first self-anchored suspension bridge

Chelsea Bridge

River Thames, London, UK

The first self-anchored suspension bridge in Great Britain

1937
1937
The world's busiest cantilever bridge

Howrah Bridge

Hooghly River, India

The busiest cantilever bridge in the world

1942
1942
The largest oil loading terminal in the world

Mina Al-Ahmadi Oil Loading Jetty

Arabian Gulf, Kuwait

1950
1950
The UK's largest repair dock

Harland and Wolff East Twin Dry Dock

Belfast, UK

the UK's largest repair dock at time of completion

1968
1968
The largest oil-fired power station in Europe

Fawley Power Station

Hampshire, UK

the largest oil-fired power station in Europe at time of completion

1972
1972
One of the world's largest coal export ports

Hay Point No.2 Jetty

Queensland, Australia

An Engineering Heritage National Landmark

1975
1975
The tallest structure ever moved by mankind

Troll A Platform

North Sea, Norway

1996
1996
The world's narrowest cable-stayed bridge

Jindo Bridge

Myeongnyang Strait, South Korea

The only twin cable-stayed steel box girder bridge in the world

2005
2005
The world's longest fully automated metro network

Dubai Metro

United Arab Emirates

2009
2009
West Africa's first Public Private Partnership (PPP) highway project

Lekki-Epe Expressway Toll Road

Lagos, Nigeria

2013
2013
James Meadows Rendel

James Meadows Rendel

(1799 - 1856)

1838

James Meadows Rendel, the 6th President of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) 1851-1853 formed Rendel & Partners in 1838 in London, UK. The company later changed its name to Rendel, Palmer & Tritton.

1985

Following the merger of High-Point, a specialist commercial claims consultancy established in 1970, and Rendel, Palmer & Tritton, one of Britain's most respected consulting engineering firms. Headquartered in London, UK, High-Point Rendel was formed.

2013

High-Point Rendel celebrated the 175th anniversary of its origins in London.

2015

Rendel became a wholly owned subsidiary of Ingérop, a large multi-disciplinary French company with more than 1,600 employees worldwide. Rendel retains its fully British registered company status and continues to explore, and do business in the geographical and market sectors it has previously worked in.

Awards