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

September 12, 2016
New Joiner Farzad Hashemi

Swanton Consulting extends a warm welcome to Farzad who has joined our team as a Senior Engineer. A quick overview of Farzad: Education: BEng in Civil Engineering and MSc in Structural Engineering (both from the University of Surrey) Why did ...

September 6, 2016
Long Reach Marble Arch

Demolition of the Marble Arch cinema with a 95-tonne long-reach excavator has commenced! Swanton Consulting provided a back-propping solution allowing it to be supported on a thin suspended slab. Programme for the demolition of the cinema ...

August 3, 2016
Meron Efrem Image 1

Swanton Consulting extends a warm welcome to Meron who has joined our team as a Temporary Works Engineer. A quick overview of Meron: Education: I have a BEng in Civil Engineering from City University of London and an ...

August 1, 2016
Mariella Pappa

Swanton Consulting extends a warm welcome to Mariella who has joined our team as a Senior Engineer. A quick overview of Mariella: Education: I studied Structural Engineering at the University of Patra’s in Greece. My favourite subjects were ...

July 25, 2016
Riyadh Reiad

Swanton Consulting extends a warm welcome to Riyadh who has joined our team as a Graduate Engineer after graduating from Brunel University. A quick overview of Riyadh: Education: Graduated with a Beng degree Civil Engineering from Brunel University ...

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 ...


Featured Project


Café Royal

The Café Royal in the heart of London’s West End, has been one of the most challenging de-construction projects of recent times. Many areas of the 9 storey building are…