Meet our senior Team

Since we first opened our doors in 2011, we’ve grown to a team of over 40 experienced engineering specialists globally, working alongside an excellent support staff. Here’s more about our senior team. 

Tim Burt CEng MICE · Eur-Ing

CEO and founder Tim started the business with Wojciech and has been at the centre of IDH’s growth and development since day one. An expert in Scaffold Design, Formwork Design, Temporary Works Design and Structural Engineering, Tim also manages an expanding property development arm.

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Wojciech Wisniowski MSc

Having met while working in the construction industry, Wojciech joined forces with Tim to incorporate IDH. He subsequently set up our office in Ireland and his native Poland. Wojciech is one of the prominent Formwork experts globally.

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Ian Fernandes-Johnson IEng MICE

Ian joined us as managing director in 2020, and set up the Bristol office to service clients in the South West and South Wales, as well as overseeing expansion outside of Europe. Having worked in the construction and engineering sector since 1991, Ian is vastly experienced in steelwork, bridges and all temporary works.

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Ian Fernandes-Johnson

Anthony Kenmare

Anthony is in charge of our Lancashire office, based in Chorley. He brings almost 30 years’ experience in temporary works, formwork and falsework solutions and oversees all projects in the region.

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Anthony Kenmare

martin czerniuk

Martin Czerniuk IDH

Martin heads up IDH Housing Design, based in our Northampton office. With over 35 years’ experience in volume housing design, Martin brings a wealth of residential expertise to his role. He specialises in site layout design from concept and master planning to detailed planning design and onward to fast-track planning approvals and full technical / production enabling packages. Throughout his career, Martin has worked for many major house builders including Taylor Wimpey and Bovis.

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We’re always on the look out for talented team members. To see our latest appointments, have a look at our news page and if you’re interested in joining our growing team, please get in touch.

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