Bridges 2018 - Annual Conference and Exhibition
Sam Khan, director for bridges at Rendel, will be speaking at the Bridges 2018 Conference on 14 March 2018, delivering a talk titled ‘The Skytrain Cable-Stayed Bridge, Sydney Metro’. The Skytrain cable-stayed bridge is a first of a kind metro/rail bridge in Sydney, Australia which crosses Windsor Road.
Mtwara Port, Tanzania
Rendel has been appointed by China Railway Major Bridge Engineering Group (MBEC) to provide an independent design check on the construction of an additional berth at Mtwara Port in Tanzania.
Mtentu River Bridge
Rendel and Ingerop South Africa have been appointed by a joint venture between Aveng and Strabag (A.S. Joint Venture) to provide independent checking of special temporary works on the construction of the Mtentu River Bridge on the N2 Wild Coast Toll Road in the Eastern Cape province, South Africa.
Goodwood Circuit Improvements
The management of Goodwood are keen to improve the experience for their loyal customers to the Goodwood Motor Circuit. This will enable attendees to major events to have a much pleasant experience using the pedestrian access routes and areas as they move around the site. Rendel worked with Driven International to undertake initial feasibility studies.
First span on 6.15km long road and rail Padma Bridge is installed
A very visible milestone was reached on the Padma Bridge project in Bangladesh this week, when the first of the 41 spans was successfully installed on piers 37 and 38.
Bangladesh Bridge Authority in London
Rendel has been pleased to welcome to London three guests from the Bangladesh Bridge Authority (BBA) for whom Rendel are working on the Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project (PMBP).
Petrochemical Refinery Integration Al Zour (PRIZe) Project - Kuwait
Rendel has been appointed by Amec Foster Wheeler to provide maritime consultancy services on KIPIC’s Petrochemical Refinery Integration Al Zour (PRIZe) project.
Rendel has been appointed for a Design and Build Port Project in Egypt
Rendel has been appointed by a confidential client to provide tender design services on the expansion of Port of Sokhna in Egypt, the closest port to Cairo.
ALIGN consortium is awarded a flagship HS2 civil works contract
High Speed Two (HS2) Limited today announced that ALIGN, the bidding joint venture (JV) of Bouygues Construction, sir Robert McAlpine, and VolkerFitzpatrick, with its design partners, Jacobs and Ingerop, has been awarded the £965m Chilterns Tunnels and Colne Valley Viaduct main works civils contract (Lot C1).
Rendel Appointed on Bangladesh's 240km Long Freight Railway From Dhaka to Payra Port
London, United Kingdom – International project consultancy firm Rendel and OTB Engineering Ltd – in association with HR Wallingford, Railway Engineering Associated Ltd and BCL Associates
Nepal Transport Due Diligence Services
Rendel is providing technical support on a roads improvement project in Nepal. A Consortium led by IMC Worldwide with Rendel and four US-based consultants won the first Task Order from a three-year MCC-funded Transport
Highways Construction Supervision in Ukraine
Rendel’s Highways team, led by Richard Valenta, has been appointed to provide the World Bank funded construction supervision consultancy services for a road safety improvement project.
Thames Tideway Central – Temporary Works
The Thames Tideway Tunnel is a major new sewer which is urgently required to protect the River Thames from pollution during high tides. Over the next 100 years it will prevent overflows from London’s Victorian sewage systems.
Basements and Underground Conference
Andrea Gillarduzzi, Market Sector Director of Geotechnical Engineering for Rendel, delivered a presentation regarding the design of the foundations, basement, temporary works and finite element modeling of the substructure of Manhattan Loft Gardens Development.
Sydney Metro [North West Rail Link] – Provision of Construction Stage Technical Assistance
Rendel's bridges team, led by Sam Khan has been appointed by the Principal Contractor, Impregilo-Salini JV [ISJV], on the Sydney Metro project to provide construction stage technical assistance.
New Home for Rendel
London, United Kingdom – International engineering consultancy firm Rendel, which is currently working on a number of London projects such as Garden Bridge, Thames Estuary Phase 1 and Waterloo Bridge Assessment, has relocated its London-based head office to new offices.
Rendel Shortlisted For The British Construction Industry Awards 2016
Rendel, as part of the professional team has been shortlisted as a finalist in the “Temporary Works (Building)” category of the 2016 British Construction Industry Awards (BCIA) for Manhattan Loft Gardens (MLG).
Align consortium appoints Jacobs and Ingerop-Rendel as design partners
Align, the UK high-speed rail bidding consortium of Bouygues Travaux Publics, Sir Robert McAlpine, and VolkerFitzpatrick has today announced the appointment of UK-based companies Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. and Ingérop-Rendel as its design partners.
Olifants River Bridge Peer Review
A joint venture Rendel and Ingerop South Africa have been appointed by the South African National Roads Agency SOC Limited (SANRAL), to carry out a peer review of the design of the Olifants River bridge crossing (B2435A) on National Route N7 Section 4 near Trawal, in the Western Cape.
All of us at Rendel are shocked and saddened by the sudden and early death of Zaha Hadid at the age of just 65. We are extremely proud to have worked with her on the Sheikh Zayed Bridge in Abu Dhabi which has been included by The Guardian in a list of her top ten best buildings. Rendel was the design engineer for this iconic bridge.
Rendel shortlisted for the NCE100 companies of the year awards 2016
Rendel has been shortlisted as a finalist in the "International Impact" category of the 2016 NCE100 Companies of the Year Awards.
Rendel appointed on the most challenging construction project in Bangladesh history
London, United Kingdom – International project consultancy firm Rendel - in association with BCL Associates Ltd (BCL) of Bangladesh, PADECO Co. Ltd, Japan and Katahira & Engineers International (KEI), Japan - has signed an agreement with the Bangladesh Bridge Authority (BBA) to provide Management Support Consultancy (MSC) Services on the US$ 2.9 billion Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project (PMBP).
Rendel appointed on UK's largest marine development project
Rendel, which has been working on marine projects on the Humber since 1900, has been appointed to provide Category 3 checking on the £200 million Able Marine Energy Park (AMEP)
Lower Thames Crossing
The public consultation for the final decision on type of infrastructure for the Lower Thames Crossing was opened on 26 January 2016, by Highways England.
Rendel and Ingérop share their strengths to secure Ghana Road Improvement Project
A consortium of Rendel and Ingérop has been appointed to provide engineering consultancy services for a US$1 million, 22-week programme of road improvements between Accra and Tema Port Area in Ghana.
Rendel appointed to advise Bangladesh on urban infrastructure improvements
As part of a joint venture, Rendel has been appointed to provide consulting services for governance and infrastructure improvement under the City Governance Project (CGP), which is funded by the Japanese aid agency, JICA.
Head of Geotechnical Engineering wins ICE Award
Andrea Gillarduzzi, Rendel’s Head of Geotechnical Engineering has been awarded the Thomas Telford Premium by the Institution of Civil Engineering for best paper of the year in Forensic Engineering Journal. The award ceremony is scheduled on 9 October 2015.
Rendel has been appointed by a Confidential Client to Prepare the Tender Designs and Erection Methodology for a D&B Mega Bridge Project in Saudi Arabia
As part of Jeddah’s expansion master plan, the two kilometre-long, 74m wide mega bridge, with a main span in excess of 200m, will link the newly developed North Obhur region to the city’s main transport links and form part of the main urban arterial road network.
Rendel Managing Director speaks at Bangladesh Conference
Managing Director of Rendel, Vardy Jones, was a keynote speaker at the IABSE-JSCE Joint Conference on “Advances in Bridge Engineering-III” held in Dhaka, Bangladesh on 21-22 August 2015.
One of the UK’s oldest Civil Engineering Consultancies focuses on core skills and is re-established as Rendel Limited
Rendel Limited now comprises the whole of the specialist civil and structural engineering division of High-Point Rendel and will continue to focus on the delivery of engineering services in the bridges, geotechnical, highways, maritime and tunnelling fields.
Sandy Bottom Small Ports Project, Bahamas
Rendel was awarded an Employer’s Representative contract for the provision of specialist marine consultancy services on three new ports facilities to accommodate the new Royal Bahamas Defence Force fleet.
Rendel awarded two roles on Australia’s Skytrain project
The A$8.3 billion (£4.6 billion) North West Rail Link is Australia’s largest public transport infrastructure project currently under construction and a high priority rail project for the New South Wales (NSW) Government. Managed by Transport for New South Wales (TfNSW), sections of the project also interface with Road and Maritime Services (RMS) infrastructure, a Government agency delivering safe and efficient journeys throughout NSW.
Manhattan Loft Gardens' London
Rendel is engaged by Bouygues to provide tender design of foundations for Manhattan Loft Gardens.
The 42-storey double-cantilevered tower is situated alongside one of London’s largest and newest transport interchanges (Stratford International Station) ...
Brighton marina horizontal catch nets
In the early hours of Sunday, 13th April 2014 a Ford Focus left the A259 coast road which runs along Brighton Marina cliff top, and plummeted down the cliff face, at Roedean, crashing into the revetment placed in front of the seawall protecting the Undercliff Walk promenade.
The 33-year-old driver survived the 24m fall suffering only minor injuries and was able to get out of the car...
Thames Barrier - 30th Anniversary
The 8th May 2014 marked the 30th anniversary of the official opening of the Thames Barrier by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Dick Tappin, Consultant for Rendel, who joined the firm in October 1967, was a member of the original design team for the Thames Barrier...
Rendel's George Kapos shortlisted for the NCE/ACE Young Consultant of the Year 2014 Award
Congratulations to George Kapos, who was recently shortlisted for the NCE/ACE Young Consultant of the Year award.
The award is for people in the initial stages of their consultancy careers and is intended to identify and celebrate the future ambassadors of the infrastructure industry.
Thames Barrier Wins FIDIC Centenary Award
Rendel's long association with London's iconic Thames Barrier has been recognised with a major award from the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) - the FIDIC Centenary Award for UK Infrastructure.
The FIDIC Centenary Awards celebrate the best consulting engineering achievements of the last 100 years and were decided by an international judging panel of industry experts ...