About

About

Modulus is a civil and structural engineering consultancy. We provide structural design services, training, authoring, technical editing and have a specialist knowledge in the design of reinforced concrete.

Our aim is to provide a high quality, bespoke service for all our clients. At the outset of a project we will establish a clear brief, agree fees and realistic timescales. Even with the best intentions, unforeseen circumstances arise and should this occur we will discuss the options available so that an informed decision can be made before proceeding.

Owen Brooker

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

Owen Brooker BEng CEng MICE MIStructE MCS is a chartered Civil and Structural Engineer and has a wide range of experience in the design of large and small buildings using reinforced concrete, structural steelwork, timber, masonry and glass. His previous experience includes the structural design of prestigious London offices, swimming pools, arts & leisure buildings, educational buildings and domestic extensions, including basements in central London.

Owen is also able to provide training courses on a wide variety of topics and has delivered training throughout the UK, and worldwide.

Owen currently serves on a number of industry committees, including:

  • Chair of the Design Group of The Concrete Society
  • Vice-chair of Technical Publications Panel of the Institution of Structural Engineers
  • Member of the Concrete Industry Eurocodes 2 Group
  • Member of the Management Committee of the UK National Group of the International Federation for Structural Concrete

Owen is a marking examiner for the IStructE Chartered Membership Exam.

Ruth Brooker

DIRECTOR

Ruth Brooker BSc is a founding director of Modulus and has a Business Management Degree from the University of Salford. She started her career with a multinational company as an account manager.

Ruth currently undertakes many of the management functions of Modulus, including recruitment, financial control and strategy.

Jason Halls

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

Jason Halls MEng graduated from the University of Portsmouth with a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering.

Since joining Modulus Jason has gained significant experience in the design of new-build and extensions for residential properties. He has experience of designing structural steel beams to allow removal of load-bearing walls, raft foundations, steel framed buildings, reinforced concrete members, basements and timber members for new roofs and loft conversions.

Jason is also able to undertake structural inspections to assess building defects and prepare a report on his findings.

Jason would be pleased to discuss any aspect of a project for our new and potential clients.

Jason is currently in the latter stages of his progress to becoming a Chartered Structural Engineer.

Carlos Almeida

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

Carlos Almeida MEng graduated from the Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa (Portugal) with a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering.

Since joining Modulus Carlos has gained wide-ranging experience in the design of new-build and extensions for residential properties. He has experience of designing structural steel beams to allow removal of load-bearing walls, reinforced concrete framed buildings, basements and timber members for new roofs and loft conversions.

Carlos is also able to undertake structural inspections to assess building defects and prepare a report on his findings.

Carlos is currently progressing towards becoming a Chartered Structural Engineer.

Carlos Maestro

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

Carlos Maestro MEng graduated from Napier University of Edinburgh with a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering.

Since joining Modulus Carlos has gained experience in the design of new-build and extensions for residential properties. He has experience of designing structural steel beams to allow removal of load-bearing walls, timber members for new roofs and loft conversions.

Carlos is currently progressing towards becoming a Chartered Structural Engineer.

Giuseppina Porcu

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

Giuseppina Porcu MEng graduated from University of Cagliari with a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering.

Since joining Modulus Guiseppina has gained experience in the design of new-build and extensions for residential properties. She has experience of designing structural steel beams to allow removal of load-bearing walls and designing temporary and permanent free-standing structures to resist wind pressures.

Guiseppina is currently progressing towards becoming a Chartered Structural Engineer.

David López

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

David López MSc graduated from E.T.S. de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos with a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering.

Since joining Modulus David has gained experience in the design of new-build and extensions for residential properties. He has experience of designing structural steel beams to allow removal of load-bearing walls and designing timber structures.

David is currently progressing towards becoming a Chartered Structural Engineer.

Effiom Esua

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

Effiom Esua MSc graduated from Plymouth University with a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering.

Since joining Modulus Effiom has gained experience in the design of new-build and extensions for residential properties. He has experience of designing structural steel beams to allow removal of load-bearing walls.

Effiom is currently progressing towards becoming a Chartered Structural Engineer.

Karen Lewis

Personal Assistant

Karen Lewis has a wealth of experience as an administrator and personal assistant, and has worked for a variety of large and small organisations.

Karen currently prepares fee proposal, issues invoices, and undertakes credit control as well as assisting the technical director in the administration of the company.

Companies we work with

The following is a list of the companies that we regularly deal with for residential properties.

It is not intended to be an endorsement or recommendation, but we have no reason to question the quality of their services.

Contact Us

Head office: 01256 768588

Twickenham Office: 020 8618 2213

Structural Design:
design@moduluseng.co.uk

Training:
training@moduluseng.co.uk

Publication Services:
publications@moduluseng.co.uk

Concrete Expertise:
concrete@moduluseng.co.uk