Structures

 

We currently have a Principle Structural Engineer, an Engineering Assistant and a part time Structural Engineer who together cover the following work areas:

  • Assess structural elements of applications made to Building Control, we also work in Partnership with Horsham District Council and Adur & Worthing Councils, undertaking some of their structural calculation checking.
  • Undertake surveys of Dangerous Structures when specialist advice is requested from Building Control.
  • Carry out general surveys for Housing.
  • Provide structural designs for changes and repairs to Arun housing stock.
  • Assess private sector rental property structural issues for Environmental Health.
  • Undertake routine asset surveys of car parks and bus shelters.
  • Undertake operational inspections of play areas.
  • Survey and assess the condition of Littlehampton Harbour Board assets on request.
  • Assist with asset management and provide CAD drawings to Property and Estates, Housing and Greenspace.
  • Provide comments on specific planning applications.