The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Sir David Attenborough, and those pivotal in the design, engineering and preparations for the new polar ship, descended on Birkenhead docks, as drummers drummed, and 200 children dressed as penguins paraded to mark this special occasion.
We are delighted to remain at 9th position in the Top 150 Consultants league table from Buildings, as well as maintaining our position as 6th in their Top 50 Engineers index.
During a three-day festival to mark the Royal naming of the RRS Sir David Attenborough, Ramboll and partners will showcase the sustainable and innovative design solutions for the Antarctic Modernisation programme – The work to upgrade UK’s Antarctic research infrastructure in preparation for the new ship.
Buildings and the construction sector are responsible for nearly 40% of annual global carbon emissions – that’s a well-known fact. But less known is that 28% of those emissions are embodied in the materials used in the construction of buildings. Ramboll has co-authored a new report by the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) on reducing embodied carbon in buildings.
Lucy Padfield, District Energy Director, has been announced as the new Chair of the ADE, the UK’s trade association for decentralised energy, representing more than 150 interested parties from across the industrial, commercial and public sectors.
Ramboll is hosting a webinar next month in collaboration with the to examine ways in which businesses working in the sector can best address the challenges and opportunities presented by the emerging decarbonisation agenda.
Two monumental interactive sculptures titled 'Talk to Me' tower over visitors to Kings Cross in a bid to further the conversation about the capital’s mental health.
The award for the best poster presentation at the Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics two-day conference (SECED2019) was won by a Ramboll team for their work on soil structure interaction on port structures.
Experts use digital design techniques to develop building templates for earthquake-resistant bamboo homes utilising local materials
A three-day celebration of UK science, engineering, and shipbuilding takes place in Birkenhead 26-28 September and features the ceremonial naming of the new polar ship, the RRS Sir David Attenborough. Free tickets are available.
Ramboll’s healthcare sector in the UK is boosted by the appointment of Kevin Smith from WSP, where he will become Healthcare Spearhead leader in the UK.