Structural Engineers in Cumbria, England, U.K. JS Engineering Design Ltd.
Consulting Structural Engineers

About us

Tel: 01768 890261

  Why JS Engineering Design Ltd.?
Quality We are registered on the U.K. government's Constructionline - the U.K. Register of Qualified Construction Services. ConstructionlineThis certifies that the firm has reached the required technical, managerial and financial standards as laid down by the Construction Section of the Department for Business Innovation & Skills. Our registration number is 20071 and our registration can be verified by calling 0181 380 4600.
  All work is checked and approved by a Member of the Institution of Structural Engineers before being issued. A Member is entitled to use the letters M.I.Struct.E. after their name.
    We are approved by the National House-Building Council as a Timber Frame Certifier.
  Independence We are a fully independent business. We do not have commercial ties to any builders, contractors, material suppliers or other building professionals. This ensures that we give you unbiased professional advice.
Creativity We are first and foremost designers and delight in stretching our engineering skills. We use imaginative design to turn your dream into reality.
  Speed We have increased the speed of our turnaround times by the use of CAD (Computer Aided Design) and e-mail facilities to enable design information to be exchanged electronically.
    We can give you a design completion time with our quotation, if desired.
Ease of construction We are very aware that every design needs to be 'buildable' and go to great efforts to keep construction simple.
  Personal service We give personal friendly service to all our clients.
  Customer satisfaction We appreciate that the most important aim is to make sure that the customer's vision is realised. Read what others have remarked about us and the results of our 2016 customer survey: Client comments
  Fair price We can work on a set price per hour for all work undertaken on your project. Or if you prefer, we can carry out a site visit, discuss your proposal with you and undertake a structural assessment of your proposal for an agreed fee. We can then offer you a fixed fee quotation for undertaking the structural design required.
  Our background
  Chartered Engineer - John Symons, M.I.Struct.EJS Engineering Design was established in 1995 by the Engineering Manager, John Symons. He is a Chartered Engineer and a Member of the Institution of Structural Engineers.
Merchants Bridge, Castlefield, Manchester He has worked in the construction industry for 35 years for both contractors and leading engineering consultancies. His previous employment as an Associate with Whitby, Bird and Partners led to designing Woking Leisure Centre and being Resident Engineer for the now famous Merchants Bridge, at Castlefield in Manchester. This was innovative in its elegant shape and form. It received an Institution of Structural Engineers Design Special Award.
See Recent projects for news of some of our more recent projects and details of some clients we have worked with. The business changed its name to JS Engineering Design Limited in 2002.

Quality service
Since 1998 we have received recognition of our quality service with the approval each year by Constructionline.

In 2016 we were nominated for and won an Award for Excellence in Building Design - Cumbria in AI's 2016 Business Excellence Awards.

In 2017 we were a Northern Region Winner in the Local Authority Building Control Awards for Building Excellence. Sunbeams Music Centre in Penrith won the best small commercial building category. Click here for a full list of the winners.

Development and training
We believe in equal opportunities for all and have an active Equal Opportunities Policy and an Equal Opportunities Code of Practice for staff. We also have a Training Policy with regularly monitoring of Continuing Professional Development for all professional staff and each staff member has an Individual Training Plan.

Environment and Ethics
JS Engineering Design Ltd. are committed to minimising the impact of its activities on the environment and have developed an Environmental Policy and Environmental Action Plan. We are members of Cumbria Action for Sustainability. We use recycled paper wherever possible. We have an anti-bribery policy.

JS Engineering Design Ltd., The Office, Mardale Rd., Penrith, Cumbria, U.K. CA11 9EH.

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