BIM: What Are You Waiting For?

In this second part of our series, I’m talking to John Staves, Chartered Structural Engineer and Managing Director at Michael Aubrey Partnership, about the benefits of working with BIM. What Would You Say To An Architect or Contractor Who Currently Doesn’t Use BIM At All? What are you waiting for? BIM has given us such […]

NBS BIM Tool Kit

Please come along to the next Thames Valley BIM Hub event. It’s a great opportunity to meet other construction organisations in the Thames Valley to share BIM knowledge and best practice. Date: Thursday 30th April 2015     Time: from 16:30 – 19:00 Hosted by: Steljes Limited, Bagshot Manor, Green Lane, Bagshot, Surrey, GU19 5NL Come along […]

Why BIM Adoption Is Good For SME’s; Interview With John Staves

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This month I’m talking to John Staves, Chartered Structural Engineer and Managing Director at Michael Aubrey Partnership about running an SME and how BIM adoption can benefit construction businesses, no matter how small. So John, Why Did You Decide To Become A Structural Engineer? Because I wanted to apply Maths and I wanted to make […]

ISO 9001 Audit Passed For The Eighth Year Running!

On 25 February 2015 we successfully passed our ISO 9001 : 2008 annual audit without any observations or non compliances. Dave Silcock, the Auditor was complimentary of all the systems and procedures and we passed the audit with no major or minor non-conformances. John Staves, MD said “We are absolutely delighted to achieve re-certification to […]

Grand Designs Live – Ask The Expert!

We are delighted to announce that we have been selected to join the “Ask The Expert” panel at the forthcoming “Grand Designs Live” show in London. To claim your 2 for 1 tickets, click here! Talking about the show John Staves said, “I am thrilled to have been chosen to provide expert Structural Engineering advice […]

“BIM Made Simple” Event – What A Success!

Construction professionals gathered at Bearwood Lakes Golf Club this morning to attend the launch of our “BIM Made Simple” series of seminars. John staves shared his passion for BIM, together with Gillian Wright, MD at Traico sharing her passion for collaborative working. Feedback from the event was fantastic, here are just a few snippets; “It […]

“BIM Made Simple” Breakfast Event

Join John Staves and Gillian Wright, Managing Director of Traico for our first “BIM Made Simple” Breakfast Meeting. Click here to register. They will be unpacking how you can achieve a BIM Level 2 compliant project, not just what you need to do to achieve it and how it can benefit your business. In this seminar John and Gillian will cover topics such […]

Thames Valley BIM Hub

Join John Staves, Richard Lane and Tina McGeachan for our next Thames Valley BIM Hub Event! When? Monday 12th January 2015 16:30 – 19:00 Where? Hosted by: BSRIA: Bracknell – Old Bracknell Lane West, Bracknell, RG12 7AH Our last event focused on design technology. This event looks at collaboration tools, surveying, 3d printing and interactive displays. Come […]

Celebrating 20 Years In Business!

December 2014 marks a milestone for Michael Aubrey Partnership as we celebrate 20 years of delivering innovative design solutions to our Customers.   In that time we have grown from just two Directors to a team of twelve. Celebrating this achievement Managing Director, John Staves said “It’s been a rollercoaster 20 years. We’ve been through […]

Structural Awards 2014, London

The Structural Awards 2014 is the industry’s most prestigious awards ceremony, celebrating international excellence in structural engineering. It was an honour to attend this years event at The Brewery, London and to see world’s most talented structural designers recognised and rewarded for their indispensable contribution to the built environment. With over 85 projects submitted from 22 countries, The […]