Engineering and design consultancy Sweco has hired Craig Wilson as a building services director in its Manchester office.
Wilson has 35 years’ experience in the engineering industry, and joined Sweco after working as a director for several consultancy practices in the industry. He specialises in design management, leadership and technical delivery of large-scale projects in the UK and abroad, including the development of healthcare, sport and leisure, aviation, education, retail, and research and manufacturing facilities.
He will work with Sweco’s buildings teams in Manchester, Leeds and Newcastle.
Geoffrey Palmer, Sweco’s operations director and business unit manager for buildings, said: “Craig’s appointment to the buildings team in Manchester will further strengthen our already growing buildings business and enhance our offering, particularly in northern England.
“I am pleased Craig has joined the business, as his relationships with many of our colleagues, and ability to provide truly joined-up thinking in multi-disciplinary projects, will help with the continued success of our buildings team. We are also looking forward to expanding and diversifying the clients we work with and the projects we deliver.”
Craig, who will be based in Manchester, has a broad spread of engineering experience and throughout his career has delivered complex building projects in a wide range of sectors,
In the UK, Sweco employs 800 people and has particular expertise in the fields of energy, transportation, environment, asset management, sustainable buildings and water.