Andy has over 30 years of experience in the field of Building and Construction, ranging from structural testing within the nuclear industry to fire testing.
Having established the Dubai Facade Technology Centre and Laboratory in 1997, and operated it for 10 years, he has particular knowledge of heavy structures testing and weathertightness testing of facades, curtain walling and building envelope systems; and business life in the Middle East.
Andy is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Building, Fellow of the Society of Façade Engineers (chapter of CIBSE) and member of the Glass and Glazing Federation; holding or having held senior committee positions in the local chapters of these organisations.
As a façade consultant he continues to provide input into the GCC codes and is a regular speaker at industry technical seminars across the region.
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