Reflections on 2023: The people and culture behind our projects

Reflections on 2023: The people and culture behind our projects

Our whole team recently stepped away from project work for a day, as we gathered to discuss a range of company-related topics. We discussed what was important to us as a group and how this drives how we have delivered successful projects, and what we want from the...
From ISO to CAD – meet some of the WCS team

From ISO to CAD – meet some of the WCS team

As an engineering design consultancy, our engineers are absolutely central to our success and we’ve previously introduced some of our team – Nick Lowe, Jeremy Barnes and Ioannis Iliadis. But one of our strengths and a huge contributor to our ability to deliver...
Introducing Jeremy Barnes

Introducing Jeremy Barnes

WCS is delighted to announce the appointment of Technical Director, Jeremy Barnes. Jeremy joins us after a 32-year career in civil engineering that has taken him to Vietnam, Malaysia and Hong Kong, among other countries. As we discussed recently, WCS has been growing...
WCS – a new name and a fresh new look

WCS – a new name and a fresh new look

Today we are pleased to announce that we’re changing our name from Whitfield Construction Services to Whitfield Consulting Services. The familiar abbreviation ‘WCS’ remains unchanged so many of you will continue to use that. From today you may also notice that we’ve...
Diverse backgrounds; strong team

Diverse backgrounds; strong team

WCS is proud of our strong and diverse team. Here we look at some of the ways that this diversity of background positively impacts the way we work and the benefits this brings our clients. The WCS approach to recruitment Engineering is a field in which specialised...
WCS engineers: projects that inspired us  

WCS engineers: projects that inspired us  

From Europe’s largest infrastructure project, HS2, to the nuclear plant at Hinkley Point C, incredible feats of civil engineering hit the headlines, becoming iconic and inspiring projects for engineers around the world. However, there are remarkable engineering...
Bridges to success: engineering pathways at WCS

Bridges to success: engineering pathways at WCS

The entire engineering sector performs a crucial role in fueling economic growth and productivity, accounting for 21.4% (£1.2 trillion) of Britain’s revenue in 2018. According to Engineering UK, there is a substantial deficit in adequately trained personnel in...
Designing their dreams: new faces at WCS

Designing their dreams: new faces at WCS

We have welcomed some exciting new talent to our offices lately. Due to continued growth and an exciting array of project wins recently, we’ve been introducing new faces to our teams. Here’s a brief introduction to each of our new colleagues. I hope you...