- BDT (UK) Limited (23 years)Consulting Engineer (Building Structures Bias), 1989 - present
- BDT (UK) LimitedProprietor, 1989 - 2011
RICHARD LONG CENG MCQI CQP MICE
Fortythree years experience in the civil and structural engineering field, including twentythree years in positions of management and management supervision. Responsible for a variety of design, engineering and construction contracts and Projects which have included: multi-storey office blocks, computer centre, coastal protection, substation refurbishment, military tank training and maintenance facilities; high integrity support structures for nuclear related cranes; desalination plants; sewage treatment plants; seawater cooling system for major petrochemical industrial complex; above ground and underground liquid retaining structures; schools; aggregate silo support structures; hospital and office complexes; barn conversions and historical building restoration; housing; dairy home delivery units, dairy and milk processing plants; rooftop and green field telecommunications sites; brown field site development, culvert, bridge and foundation works. Current Projects I am working on include a new facility for a structural steel fabrication contractor, a four storey apartment complex with RC transition structure, basement parking and timber framed superstructure along with numerous domestic projects including stables, barn conversions and refurbishment projects. Responsibilities have also included 4½ years resident engineer duties and field auditing of construction contractors to assure contract compliance. Projects have ranged in value to $75,000,000. Twentyone of the past Twentythree years have been spent working as a freelance engineer, and consultant through my own limited company.