In-depth surveying and design for mission-critical industries

Our team of experienced technical engineers are highly skilled in delivering surveys and design for complex projects in the industrial & utilities sector -  in gas, electricity, nuclear and water - where adhering to regulatory procedures is a must and service reliability is key.

We support projects from inception through to completion with surveys, specialist earthing and bonding design, mechanical, electrical, civil and structural engineering design. Whether you are working on a new build, retrofit or a regeneration scheme, we can assist throughout the project lifecycle.

Utilities expertise and services

At Crayside Consulting we have the multi-disciplinary survey and design expertise needed to support a wide range of projects across the utilities sector:


  • Civil & Structural  
  • MEP
  • Energy & Sustainability 
  • Surveys
  • Specialist Earthing& Bonding Design

Value Added Services

  • Structural & General Civils design
  • Foundation design
  • Drainage design
  • HV / LV power designs
  • Lighting & small power
  • Power quality assessment 
  • Power & protection studies
  • Specialist earthing and bonding design covering soil resistivity testing 
  • Lightning protection system design (3D modelling)
  • Reliability and resilience assessments 
  • 3D coordination 
  • Surveying

Typical Utilities Projects

Our highly-skilled engineers have been instrumental in delivering a range of projects in the industrial and utilities sector whilst ensuring continuity of all services and fully meeting economic and compliance requirements.  

  • Soil resistivity testing, earthing and bonding design for utility services plants and sub-stations
  • Industrial plants and buildings refurbishment
  • Logistics Handling Facilities and Warehouses 
  • DNO upgrades and replacements
  • Water mains renewal/upgrade schemes
  • Electric vehicle charging installations (including Bus and Rail Deports)

Biogen Survey and Lightning Protection design

Carry out a detailed series of Lightning Protection Risk Assessment and bespoke designs to BS EN 62305 across 14no sites in the UK implementing the “rolling sphere” methodology (RSM) that could be matched to suit each site’s particular requirements.

Traction Power Hut Earthing Design

Identification of potential hazards at TP sites that fell outside ENA 36 classification, including preliminary field works (including soil resistivity measurements and topographical surveys), detailed design with easy-to-understand CAD layouts, and final validation and verification of the new installation.

Quality in-house survey and design skills

Our in-house team has extensive experience in delivering surveys and design for complex projects in infrastructure and utilities, where nothing can be left to chance.   
We continuously meet very rigorous design approval processes required by our clients and ensure that our certifications and team expertise is kept completely up-to-date to ensure the very best quality results.


  • ISO 9001:2015 for Quality Management 
  • ISO 14001:2015 for Environment Management
  • ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety
  • Constructionline Gold 
  • Cyber Essentials
  • Achilles UVDB Verified

Working on a Nuclear project?

Read more about our nuclear services here

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