An Introduction to Swanton

Swanton Consulting is a specialist engineering company providing unique skills for the refurbishment, alteration and demolition of complex building structures. Our team of experienced engineers, led by Robert Millard, create both practical and cost effective solutions for some of the most complex façade retentions and temporary works schemes within the industry.

Swanton Consulting, specialises in the design of: temporary works, deep basement, facade retention, retaining walls, specialist structural elements and contractor delegated design elements.

Working closely with clients in both public and private sectors, our experience of commercial, residential, and industrial construction projects, particularly within the confines of city centres, enable us to supply high quality solutions for technically demanding problems. We positively encourage early contractor engagement as this allows us to integrate value management techniques, helping us to both improve the viability of projects and reduce costs.

Latest News

July 5, 2016
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On Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd of July, Select Crane Hire and Ainscough installed the 80m freestanding crane at Marble Arch, fixed onto a rectangular gravity base designed by Swanton Consulting. The 500-tonne mobile crane ...

June 20, 2016

Swanton Consulting is delighted to announce the much-awaited release of its new website. This is a major part of Swanton’s endeavours to ensure it excels in all aspects business and the new webpage represents Swanton’s ...

May 31, 2016
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Swanton Consulting has taken the position of Temporary Works Designers for the demolition works at Marble Arch Place, paving the way for a £400M mixed-use development comprising of residential, office and retail premises. Working directly for ...

May 25, 2016

Swanton Consulting extends a warm welcome to Ali who has joined our team from Tubular Techniques, where he also completed a part-time BEng degree in Civil Engineering. A quick overview of Ali: Education: I studied Civil engineering at ...

May 2, 2016
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Swanton Consulting is proud to announce that Rob Millard (Director) and Stephen O’Loughlin (Senior Engineer) have passed their Institute of Demolition Engineers examinations and are now Associate Members (AMIDE), recognising their ongoing development and continuous ...

April 16, 2016
Tekla model built directly on to the existing model to ensure no conflicts, display construction sequence, and capture reality.

Swanton Consulting is paving the way with BIM for its clients with the use three separate models incorporated into one file. Point cloud information from Pointfuse, steel modelling from Tekla Structures, and structural analysis modelling ...


Featured Project


British Museum

Working alongside Carey’s, Swanton advised and designed the temporary support of the 12m deep excavation during construction of the new World Conservation and Exhibition Centre for the British Museum. The…