Civil and Structural Design Consultants specialising in Temporary Works

Temporary Works Design | Formwork Design | Scaffold Design
Civil and Structural Engineering | 3D Modelling & BIM
Housing Design | Training | Independent Checking
What we do

Our services

Formwork Design

With some of the top formwork design specialists globally within the IDH team, we provide efficient and clear formwork designs using GASS, Titan, Logik, Doka, Topec, Cuplock, MKII, RMD systems, as well as in traditional timber.
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Scaffold Design

IDH offers a comprehensive, global scaffold design service, always ensuring access requirements are well planned, safe and fit for purpose. Our fully compliant scaffold designs use Tube and Fitting or any System types. IDH offers scaffold support and design expertise right from conception through to installation, and on to scaffold removal.
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Temporary Works Design

From largescale civil engineering and commercial schemes to domestic properties, IDH was first formed to provide solutions across an extensive range of temporary works. We are highly experienced, have been providing temporary works designs for more than a decade, and have over 40 dedicated, expert engineers.
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Independent Checking

We offer design checking and independent advice for all your temporary works requirements and have gained industry confidence by providing economical, safe and practical designs. Through our experience we understand the importance of providing engineered solutions that do not compromise the integrity of the permanent works.
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Civil and Structural Engineering Design

We can provide safe and economical designs in steel, concrete frames, traditional brick or timber. All of our designs are undertaken in accordance with the latest Eurocodes and current best practice.
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Geotechnical Design Services

We are often asked to design geotechnical solutions for various ground conditions to suit the user’s temporary and final requirements. If we are faced with difficulties along the way – such as problematic ground conditions, sensitive environments or ambitious projects – we provide a durable, economic and fully engineered solution.
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Design Optimisation and Checking Service

Independent Design House is built on expertise: we know how to deliver construction and engineering projects safely, efficiently and on budget. If you choose our Design Optimisation Checking Service, we will analyse, assess and enhance project planning on your behalf.
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Housing Design – New Build, Extensions and Re-Modelling.

IDH Housing Design is a dedicated and specialist housing design, planning and production enabling service for the house building industry and developers.
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Independent Design House (IDH) is a global engineering design consultancy which offers innovative and professional temporary works design services and comprehensive civil and structural engineering and construction industry training services. Our team is made up of over 40 qualified engineers, and we work on projects worldwide, offering end-to-end services.

We work closely with sub-contractors, main contractors, developers and home owners to provide solutions across a full scope of construction projects.

For further information on our global offices and the specialist construction services they provide, please see our dedicated websites for IDH Poland and IDH Bahrain.