Robert is a principal. He has many years of experience in building services design.
Robert's major projects include the engineering of the Manchester Town Hall and Central Library transformation programme, bringing the Grade II* listed buildings up to modern environmental standards. His approach to comfort and sustainability in operation helped the project achieving BREEAM Excellent, a rare achievement for listed buildings of this scale.
Robert is actively involved in various committees and groups aimed at bringing young people into engineering and ensuring they enjoy the experiences it can offer.
Leading the BDP environmental engineering team in Manchester, Robert is also the current chairman of CIBSE North West.
BDP’s environmental engineers and lighting designers have been appointed to design a major overhaul of the Grade II* Manchester’s Town Hall Extension and Central Library buildings to bring it up to modern environmental standards.