Neil Benzies

Senior Technician Engineer

Neil joined David Narro Associates in 2015, he is a Senior Technician Engineer with over eleven years’ experience on a wide variety of projects.

These projects include the repair and refurbishment of historic buildings, new build multi-storey office blocks and flat accommodation, new build domestic properties along with the associated civil engineering works. This project range has enabled him to gain wide detailing experience in steel, concrete, masonry, timber, road construction and drainage.

Neil will produce Engineering drawings using traditional CAD software and 3D modelling as required. Neil will carry out ground investigations, survey work of existing buildings and ongoing site inspections.

Neil is a registered Engineering Technician [EngTech] with the Engineering Council and a Technician Member of The Institution of Structural Engineers [TIStructE] & Institution of Civil Engineers [MICE]. Neil is a member of the IStructE Applications & Professional Review Panel and has recently completed a BEng (Hons) degree in Civil Engineering with Industrial Experience.

Key projects:

Shepherds Site, Hope Estate, Sutherland - Seven new build structures installed using precast concrete foundations on structural fill platforms with timber flitched frames and precast concrete superstructure.

Melville Crescent, Edinburgh - Refurbishment and extension to Category A listed townhouse to create five apartments.

The Borders Distillery, Hawick - Three Stills Distillery, Hawick - Refurbishment and extension to historic distillery.

BEng (Hons), EngTech, TIStructE, MICE