Who We Are
PCA are a Dublin and London based structural and civil engineering consultancy who specialise in providing expert analysis and design for architectural practices and the construction industry.
Our product is simple “we provide expert design solutions using the latest software and the most up to date Codes of Practice, we provide them efficiently and we provide a service that represents value”.
Gabions in Westport
Glass Residential Extension
This is a rear extension which was predominantly glass. The structure had to be lightweight and almost invisible. At nightime the roof will appear as if it floats.
Portal Frame Shed
This is a classic Portal Frame Shed achieving spans of 40m
Light Weight Garden Shed
We just completed the structural design for this light weight shed which will comprise a swimming pool and gymnasia. Although it appears simple, the soils which it is constructed upon where highly shrinkable Clays (which were dried out) . This meant that we actually had to design the foundations to stop the soils pushing the […]
We just recently completed the structural drawings for this residential extension. The design solution involved a neat Picture Frame which was seamlessly nestled into the the architectural fabric. Great care was taken in the detailing to eliminate cold bridges and to ensure that the proposed structure did not impose itself on the architectural space
Minerva Street Apartments, Glasgow