Andy Passingham

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Andy Passingham

BEng (Hons) MSt CEng MCIBSE MIFireE

Andy joined OFR Consultants in early 2017, bringing 25 years experience from Arup and Buro Happold.  He has lived and worked in London, Hong Kong and New York before settling in Bath, although he continues to enjoy travelling for projects in locations as diverse as Sri Lanka, Portugal and Myanmar.

Andy has worked across a wide range of markets and sectors and has developed fire strategies for some truly iconic projects, including The Eden Project, St Pancras Station and more recently the new stadium for Tottenham Hotspurs and metro stations in Riyadh.  He has experience of projects across the globe, including the Middle East, USA, Hong Kong, Singapore, India, South Korea, Russia, Gibraltar.

His experience includes design for building services systems, with particular emphasis on fire protection systems. As a fire engineer he has developed integrated fire strategies for a wide variety of high profile projects, including fire engineering analysis such as smoke production and behaviour analysis, evacuation modelling and analysis of structural response to fire. He has particular interests in improving the processes of interdisciplinary design and the integration of architecture with engineering.

Key expertise:

Sports, Healthcare, Cultural, Education