Southern Structural Surveys Ltd.
We are Structural Engineers based in Southampton and Ringwood.
We offer the following services:
Structural Surveys, House buyer and Investigation Reports, Beam design, Planning & Building Regulation drawings and calculations, extensions, Dormer design & new builds.
We cover Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Dorset, Wiltshire, Somerset and surrounding areas.
Director Graham Pope, Chartered Structural and Civil Engineer and Director Steve Cross a Structural Engineer are experienced in Reporting, Investigations, Repair Schedules, Design, including Contract Administration and Certification.
Our clients include Domestic and Commercial Companies together with Insurance Providers and Loss Adjusters. With a personal approach to one off projects, we keep our clients informed from instruction through to completion.
For a free quotation without obligation please use the contact information below.
Telephone No. 02380 786636 or email email@example.com
We offer the following services
Structural Surveys including House Buyers Report
Whether you are purchasing or selling a domestic or commercial property with structural damage or for piece of mind regarding insurance or mortgage related issues we can inspect and report to all Authorised Parties on your behalf.
Designs for small and large projects ranging from supporting steel beams for domestic wall removal, loft conversions and extensions to design of new builds.
Planning and Building Regulations
Planning and Building regulation drawings and application submission.
Structural Investigations, Design and Reports
Appraisal of properties requiring specialist investigations undertaken to assess the cause of the structural damage whether recent or historic. Appropriate investigations to include drain and wall tie surveys, site investigations, laboratory soil testing and analysis. Upon completion, a detailed specification of remedial repairs including stabilisation can be compiled. A full Contract Administration service is offered from initial inspection through to completion of the works including all structural design elements, certification and liaising with the Local Authority Building Control.
Structural Damage, including Subsidence
Properties that have suffered recent or historic structural damage due to subsidence requiring specialist investigations and reports for submission to Insurance Companies, Loss Adjusters, Building Surveyors and approved Building Contractors.
System Built Properties such as REEMA (Concrete Frame)
Domestic properties that are not considered 'traditional' by todays standards such as 'Concrete and steel frame' structures that may require more detailed inspections, investigations or reports for insurance and mortgage related matters.
Flood Risk Assessment - Soil Investigation - Bridge Surveys - Drainage Design - Contaminated Land Assessment.
Fire and Flood Damage Surveys
Following an event of fire or flood damage to a property, inspection and reports compiled for all relevant insurance related matters, from initial damage through to completion and certification of the proposed remedial works.
Our CAD department will be only too pleased to offer its services in order to produce your planning drawings and submit to the local authority for approval. Once plans are approved we also offer our services to produce construction issue drawings to accompany you Building Regulation application.
Our soil engineering department can design foundations specific for conditions encountered including for basic deep strip, pad and pile designs. They specialise in ground retaining structures and have recently completed a domestic project in Haslemere and a small dam in Sandhurst.
Some of our work
Commisions range from:
- Key involvement with Conservation and repair projects at Portsmouth Naval Base
- Structural and Condition Surveys at RAF Odiham and Hyde Park Barracks, London
- Surveys and design for local authorities as well as the private sector
- New wing to Poole High School
- Factory extension to Revvo caster warehouse in Christchurch
Extensive work relating to surveys for renovations to:
- Old country houses typically Brambridge House, Winchester
- Large military buildings such as Old College at Sandhurst Military Academy
- Halton House at RAF Halton
Graham Pope's pragmatic approach and wealth of knowledge has been invaluable in my complexed projects over the past 9 years. Steve Cross brought his expertise in designing a retaining wall structure for me which had a difficult site access. I can highly recommend Southern Structural Surveys for your building projects.
Henry P. in Poole
Efficient and helpful service. Thorough and knowledgeable report. Thank you. I would recommend this practice to others based on my own recent experience.
Graham was always there to answer my question. My house is now stable and looks so much better and I am able to enjoy my home. Absolutely top service and would recommend to anyone.
Get In Touch
One of our directors will be more than pleased to discuss your particular needs and let you know how Southern Structural Surveys can be of service to you and achieve the best results no matter how small or large your budget.