What we do

OPS is a structural engineering and design consultancy based in the UK. OPS was founded by Mike Otlet, Dominic Pask and Mike Stephens with an aim to provide an agile and flexible service to architects, designers and clients with an emphasis on design. The OPS team are passionate about developing elegant and efficient, structural engineering solutions on all our projects.

Capability and Experience

The OPS team have an extensive and diverse past portfolio of experience which includes stadia, rail and transportation structures, bridges and facades. This wealth of experience enables OPS to provide a high quality service with technical depth.

Key sectors of team experience:-
• Transportation – rail stations, light rail and metro stations
• Bridges – foot and road bridges
• Sports and stadia –stadia design, swimming pools, and temporary structures
• Mixed use and commercial
• Tall buildings
• Retail – department stores, and retail malls
• Education – university buildings, and schools
• Healthcare

Engineering capability – The OPS team have experience of designing to UK codes and Standards, Euro Codes, and American based codes used for work in the Middle East.

• Static, seismic, and vibration analysis
• Steel
• Long span structures
• Tall buildings
• Bridges
• Facades, Glass and glazing support structures

Specialist services – In addition we can provide the following:-

• Forensic analysis
• Technical and design reviews
• Grid shell structures
• Historic concrete structures
• Fabric structures
• Moving structures