HBL’s first football match

HBL’s first football match

Friday saw the inaugural 6-a-side football match between HBL and ACS Construction, with HBL edging out winners in a close fought game. We are already looking forward to the 2nd leg on home turf (once the injury list has reduced!) If any other companies want to throw...
HBL help B&M to open their 700th store!

HBL help B&M to open their 700th store!

B&M opened their 700th store last week in Wrexham, and we are delighted to have helped, along with a few others over the past 8 years…289 of them to be precise! It is great to see one of our longstanding clients continue to go from strength to strength, and we...
Project Completion – Le Ray Residence, Wilmslow

Project Completion – Le Ray Residence, Wilmslow

We are very excited to see the successful completion of this stunning, high specification residential project for our Client Qudos Developments. ‘Le Ray’ is a superb example of synergy between architect (Tsiantar) and engineer (HBL) resulting in a fantastic outcome...
Mike Wood Retires

Mike Wood Retires

Congratulations to Mike Wood on your retirement!!! Mike has been an integral part of HBL for over 15 years and had a career spanning over 48 years (just two shy of a half century). His hard work and dedication to each and every one of the 1009 projects he has...
HBL Associates appointed to two Multi-Disciplinary Frameworks

HBL Associates appointed to two Multi-Disciplinary Frameworks

We are delighted to announce that HBL Associates has been appointed to the LHC’s and Consortium Procurement Construction’s Multi-Disciplinary Consultancy Services Framework (MDC1). HBL Associates came first in our size class and third overall for the...
Two Projects Shortlisted at the Park World Excellence Awards

Two Projects Shortlisted at the Park World Excellence Awards

Two of HBL’s 2021 projects were recently shortlisted at the Park World Excellence Awards for Attraction projects. Unfortunately, they didn’t win this time, but it was still an honour to have our projects listed. LEGOLAND MYTHICA was shortlisted for both Best Product...
Croc Drop wins National Award

Croc Drop wins National Award

How do you build a 16m high crocodile head with a ride coming out of the mouth? Click on the link to find out how! https://www.tekla.com/uk/bim-awards/1624-project-plummet It is great to see the contractor and fabricator for the project, B&E SERVICES, put our...
Why businesses should embrace sustainability

Why businesses should embrace sustainability

Abdul Ben Ghalbon, director at civil and structural engineering consultancy HBL Associates, discusses the importance of why businesses should embrace sustainability. Rapid population growth, economic development and an unrelenting demand for more natural resources are...
HBL Associates announces new office opening in London

HBL Associates announces new office opening in London

UK Leading civil and structural engineering consultancy, HBL Associates today announced it has opened an office in London. Due to continued business growth in and around the city, HBL took the strategic decision to open the office to enable them to meet the needs and...
HBL Associates shortlisted for two national NCE Awards

HBL Associates shortlisted for two national NCE Awards

Manchester-based civil and structural engineering consultancy, HBL Associates has followed up last year’s success at the civil engineering industry’s leading national awards by being shortlisted in two categories of this year’s New Civil Engineer (NCE) Companies of...
HBL Associates welcome onboard new board directors

HBL Associates welcome onboard new board directors

HBL Associates has announced a major restructure of its management team, with business founder, Henry Long standing down as director and the internal promotion of three associate directors to the role of board directors. The move will see Henry continue his...
Structural Awards success at the double for HBL Associates

Structural Awards success at the double for HBL Associates

Manchester-based civil and structural engineering consultancy, HBL Associates enjoyed a winning double at the North West Structural Awards in Manchester, with two of its engineers taking Young Structural Engineer and Volunteer of the Year Awards. The annual awards,...
Masters Degree success for civil engineer, Danny

Masters Degree success for civil engineer, Danny

Engineer, Danny Patel, who has worked at HBL Associates for the past 11 years, has graduated this summer with a Masters Degree in Civil Engineering at Liverpool John Moores University (Class 1). Danny joined HBL in 2008 as a CAD Technician and, in line with the...
ICE Chartership success for associate director, Liam

ICE Chartership success for associate director, Liam

Associate Director, Liam Massey has successfully completed his Institute of Civil Engineering (ICE) Chartership at the first attempt, as he continues to fast-track his career at HBL Associates. Liam joined the consultancy straight from college in 2008 as a trainee CAD...
HBL Associates on trend in leading industry awards

HBL Associates on trend in leading industry awards

HBL Associates has enjoyed double success in its industry’s leading national awards. The Manchester-based civil and structural engineering consultancy was not only shortlisted as one of New Civil Engineer magazine’s ‘Top 100’ consultants, but was also recognised in...