Structural Engineering


Having operated for many years in the construction industry HTS has a wealth of in-depth experience and has been involved in a wide variety of steelwork construction projects including:

  • Factories, Industrial & Chemical buildings.
  • Warehouses, Supermarkets.
  • Hospitals.
  • Schools.
  • Acoustically Treated Engine Test buildings.
  • Garden Centres & Hoticultural buildings.
  • Architectural steelwork – Stairs, balconies, special features.

Primarily specialising in the design and drawing work associated with the buildings steel framework HTS can also provide foundation and civils design, sheeting arrangements and details etc.

As well as complete buildings HTS has a wide experience in the design and drawing for architectural steelwork details including straight, complex and spiral stairways, balustades, balconies and barriers.

Our level of involvement varies to suit the clients’ particular needs and can include initial Site Surveys, Scheme Concept, Planning Applications, Steel Frame Design Analysis for building control, General Arrangement drawings, Tender Documents and full Detail Fabrication Drawings.

All of HTS's structural design and draughting work utilises CAD and can be tailored to suit the client’s particular requirements.

HTS also boast their own proven, structural purlin to rafter connection detail design and offer this quick solution through our design bureau service - HIPFIX.