Engineering Design Consultants
Feb162011
Eadon Consulting is in an excellent position to assist with the generation of solutions for Nuclear Decommissioning and Radioactive Waste projects and are able to draw on experience gained from a wide range of industry sectors Nuclear Decommissioning and Radioactive Waste management is a hot topic. The efficient and safe decommissioning of Nuclear facilities and the disposal of Nuclear waste is important… Read More...

Posted in: Nuclear

Feb102011
Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) technology is expected to contribute a significant proportion of the UK’s energy supply over the coming decades. It offers reliable, economical power with no direct carbon emissions into the atmosphere. The Yorkshire and Humberside region gives huge potential for the adoption of CCS, with corresponding potential for innovation and growth in the local supply chain. Friday… Read More...

Posted in: Renewable Energy

Feb 82011
Älvsborg Bridge, Sweden - View from the south tower. Image courtesy of The Spencer Group Following on from their recent success with Humber Bridge Gantries, Eadon Consulting have once again been employed as gantry designer by The Spencer Group to design gantries for the Älvsborgsbron in Gothenburg. At just 933m long, the Älvsborgsbron is on a different scale to the Humber Bridge but presents its… Read More...

Posted in: Access & Lifting Equipment, Bridges, Movable Structures

Jan202011
Eadon have designed new Ekki timber lock gates to replace those at Netham Lock on the Feeder Canal Following their work on Junction Lock Swing Bridge at Bristol Docks, Eadon have designed new Ekki timber lock gates to replace those at Netham Lock on the Feeder Canal. The Feeder canal is the inland link between the River Avon and Bristol’s famous floating harbour which dates back to 1809. The gates… Read More...

Posted in: Lock Gates, Waterways

Jan182011
Solidworks image of Killaloe Canal Lock Flow Gates One of the major elements of the Waterways Ireland Project to repair and widen the walls of the Killaloe Canal and install Flow Control Gates has passed a significant milestone with the completion of the fabrication of the flow control gates and stop logs. The fabrications are now being painted prior to being delivered to site for the structural… Read More...

Posted in: Lock Gates, Waterways

Nov122010
Christopher Simm joins Eadon having spent the last 2 years working as a contract Senior Project Engineer for various independent design consultancies. Prior to this he worked for Arup USA in Boston, Massachusetts, following 3 years at White Young Green Plc as a Structural Engineer. Chris studied Civil and Structural Engineering at the University of Sheffield, and has extensive experience in civil… Read More...

Posted in: Eadon Staff

Nov 12010
The new Riverdale swing bridge in Northwich is nearing completion; the mechanical, electrical and hydraulic systems are installed and have been commissioned ready for hand over to the client once the rest of the works are complete. Eadon carried out the detailed design of the counterweight lifting mechanism, tail wheels and horizontal pivots for this unusual footbridge.  For more information regarding… Read More...

Posted in: Bridges, Movable Bridges, Moving Bridges

Oct282010
Eadon have recently completed the detailed design and analysis of a series of stop logs and associated grapple beam for stop log removal for a pumping station in the Sudan.    Photo: Tema Engineering Photo: Tema Engineering For more information regarding our detailed design and analysis services or to discuss your requirements, please telephone 0114 399 0400 or email us. Read More...

Posted in: Waterways

Oct262010
Media City Swing Bridge   Earlier in 2010 Eadon carried out an independent design verification of the spherical bearings found at the bottom of each mast of the new Media City swing bridge in Salford.   The Media City bridge is nearing completion with the bridge now installed on top of the main pivot.  Read More...
Aug302010
Eadon Consulting’s extensive experience of designing water way control structures is now being drawn upon by Waterways Ireland for their new Killaloe Canal flow gates projects. The combined experience of Eadon Consulting’s staff involves a number of firsts for waterways structures as well as innovative approaches to lock gate design. Whilst head design engineer at Mandall Engineering, Dave Price designed… Read More...

Posted in: Lock Gates, Waterways

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