Jonathan co-manages the civil and structural engineering team in Manchester.
Jonathan guides our strategy for maintaining and increasing civil and structural design quality across the studios.
He advocates interdisciplinary design and working closely with architects. Among other award-winning projects, he enjoyed the challenge of our new studio building at Piccadilly Basin, which maximises internal floor areas with 12m clear spans and cantilevered floor slabs.
“Renzo Piano. Seeing the working details and photographs for Piano’s travelling IBM Pavilion in the late 1980s inspired me to think more outside the box and use my craft creatively.”
Civil and Structural Engineering Director Jonathan Pye believes an elegant structural solution is a prerequisite for great architecture and discusses how to develop a successful synergy.
The new Faculty of Medicine and Administration buildings at Nanjing Medical University in China have recently completed.