Gifford (company)

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Gifford
Type LLP
Industry Construction and business services
Founded 1951
Headquarters Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
Key people Gordon Clark, (Chairman)
Steve Canadine, (Chief Executive)
Revenue £41.7 million (2007)
Operating income £4.5 million (2007)
Net income £3.9 million (2007)
Employees 657
Website www.gifford.uk.com

Gifford is part of the Ramboll Group, providing engineering consultancy, design, planning, project management and consulting services for buildings, infrastructure and the environment.

History[edit]

The firm was founded by Dr. Edwin Gifford, a pioneer of prestressed structures, in Southampton in 1951 under the name E.W.H. Gifford & Partners.[1] It won the Queen's Award for Enterprise in 2002.[2]

In March 2011, Gifford was bought by the consulting engineering company Ramboll.

Operations[edit]

The firm has activities focused on:[3]

  • Buildings
  • Civil Engineering
  • Environment Development Planning

It has offices in:

Notable Projects[edit]

View of the bridge by night from the Newcastle side

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