Sustainability is at the forefront of our thinking

As engineers, we are conscious about the influence we can have not only in structures and buildings, but also in the environment and wider society. We take this responsibility very seriously and as such adopt a whole-hearted approach to working sustainably.

 

Green Team

Symmetrys has expanded our dedicated sustainability performance team to really help build on the work we have completed to date and to really push this agenda to the max. Be that how we behave and operate as a company, or how we specify and behave as engineers.

Our Climate Response page serves to document our progress on tackling the climate emergency both inside and outside of the office, and our journey to net-zero.

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Latest Climate Response Stories

  • Updated Steel Reuse Guidance

    June 2022

    Updated Steel Reuse Guidance

    See below our updated steel reuse newsletter which now includes some important updates regarding CE marking requirements. We will continue to update this as our journey continues. Download the document...

  • Consider Super-Structure Options

    May 2022

    Consider Super-Structure Options

    This is fashionable topic, and rightly so. Often the learning curve of the construction industry gets compared to the learning curve of the automotive industry, which clearly clarifies the significant...

  • Reduce Carbon in the Substructure

    April 2022

    Reduce Carbon in the Substructure

    In the market we talk a lot about carbon savings in the superstructure but very little time is spent having a similar conversation with the substructure.  It is industry standard...

  • Don’t Demolish, Refurbish

    March 2022

    Don’t Demolish, Refurbish

    This can feel counter-intuitive as we are often “talking ourselves out of a job”.  Refurbishments are often a more cost-effective, more carbon efficient and socially accepted solution than demolition. For...

  • Steel Reuse – Guidance Document

    February 2022

    Steel Reuse – Guidance Document

    Please download our Steel Reuse Guidance Document here: Steel Reuse Summary Or scan the barcode below: Watch a recording of our webinar here:

  • Steel Reuse Webinar

    December 2021

    Steel Reuse Webinar

    A huge thank you to everyone who attended our webinar on the reuse of steel – we hope you enjoyed it and learnt something new. If you have any further...

  • Pushing Boundaries in the Reuse of Steelwork

    November 2021

    Pushing Boundaries in the Reuse of Steelwork

    We can’t keep making stuff. Wouldn’t it be good if we could take apart an old building and reassemble those materials somewhere else, as something different? The 3 ‘R’s now...

  • It Doesn’t Have To Cost The Earth

    July 2021

    It Doesn’t Have To Cost The Earth

    Symmetrys Civils innovative solutions go above and beyond standard designs. With our ever expanding team of Civil Engineers, we have a broad wealth of knowledge on how to deliver the...

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