Testimonials

“Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council have worked with Cambria on three of the County’s most significant recent schools’ investments, namely, Ysgol Newydd Margam, Sandfields Comprehensive School and the award winning Ysgol Bae Baglan. The team at Cambria are proactive, enthusiastic, reliable and consistent in the service they provide. They strive to deliver the best possible design solutions and go to great lengths to achieve a very high level of customer service and satisfaction.”

Architectural Design & Project Management Manager – Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council

 

“Cambria have contributed invaluably to the structural   design and delivery of our long-awaited mega-store at Swansea Road. 357,000 sq ft (33,166 m2) of built development has risen from this remediated brown field site in just 78 weeks since Kier Western and Wales were awarded the contract, and Cambria has proven an accommodating, accomplished and dependable partner throughout. Work on Phase 2, the Leisure Park will commence shortly, and we are delighted that our association will continue into the future on this next project and chapter of the development of what is a very substantial asset.”

Chairman – Trago Mills Group

 

“Lawray have an excellent working relationship with Cambria.  Their staff are always approachable and go the extra mile to ensure true collaboration is achieved on all   projects.  What’s fundamental to our business is the implementation of BIM Strategies to which Cambria fully embrace. Their proactive as opposed to reactive nature ensures that they provide innovative and quick solutions to any problems that may arise during construction”

Director – Lawray Architects

 

“We are currently working with Cambria on a number of varied developments and have found their knowledge, commercial understanding and advice to be consistently excellent. We look forward to continuing our working relationship and would have no hesitation in recommending Cambria.”

Development Director – Draycott Group

 

“I have worked with Cambria on a number of projects over several years. I have always found the service to be excellent. They work in a collaborative way, provide cost effective innovative solutions, and are particularly good at thinking outside the box in difficult situations. They are always responsive and have delivered for us in very tight timescales, when needed, and have never failed to deliver a good quality service.”

Associate Director – Newport Norse

 

“This is my second project with Cambria and the fantastic work continues, Gary and the team are approachable and will always look alternative engineered solutions where required to make things easier faster and cheaper. They have fully embraced the open-door culture of the projects we’ve worked on and as a result they are fundamental part of the contractor, consultant and most importantly client team.  The second project wouldn’t have happened without it.”

Projects Director – Bouygues UK

 

Tirion Developments are pleased to confirm that they have successfully worked with Cambria Consulting on the Whiteheads regeneration project in Newport and would have no hesitation in recommending their services.”

CEO – Tirion Group Ltd

 

“Cambria are acting as consulting engineers on a number of high-profile developments we are currently engaged with, not least our prestigious project at The Mill, Canton. Regeneration of brownfield sites represents a large part of our core business and Cambria’s expertise and ability to come up with innovative engineering solutions play a key part in unlocking such developments and thus making them viable. We look forward to continuing our successful relationship on future schemes.”

Regional Technical Director – Lovell Partnership Ltd

 

“Boyes Rees are working with Cambria Consulting on the Trago Mills Project for Kier Construction, for both the bid stage and delivery on site. We have worked together very well on this demanding project and look forward to a successful outcome. We look forward to continuing our ongoing relationship on future opportunities.”

Operations Director – Boyes Rees

 

“The local Team at Cambria led by both Wynn and Callum is currently working on a number of projects with Wates and provide sound technical advice, is conscious of Developers/Contractors economic requirements and is proactive in providing value engineering options.

Cambria is passionate in their views, always contribute well in meetings and assist in resolving issues regardless of the many challenges that are thrown at them.  Cambria also has a good rapport and relationship with key agencies involved which does assist in approving their design work.”

Senior Design Manager – Wates

 

“Over the past few years we have worked with Gary and his team at Cambria on a number of projects have found their professional service to be outstanding. Gary goes the extra mile for his clients and has supported us in identifying the most cost effective and efficient solutions for the projects that Cambria has been involved in.”

Chief Financial Officer – Jemca Car Group

 

“I have worked with Cambria on various projects and the team are enthusiastic, their advice is thorough and they are extremely efficient in finding engineering solutions to the clients requirements. They are also responsive to the development team, offering their expertise throughout the design process.

I am confident when Cambria are on board that we will gain sound advice, high quality records and drawings that satisfy the necessary planning requirements and help gain a swift planning permission.”

Principal Planner – Asbri Planning Ltd

 

“The team at Cambria have always been very proactive and reliable, constantly looking to assist wherever possible in order to deliver our schemes, no matter how many challenges were thrown at them. In particular, my thanks go to key members of staff who are always at hand and provide an extremely high level of service”

Technical Manager – GreenSquare Group 

 

“Powell Dobson has worked with Cambria Consulting on a number of projects recently, at both bid stage and delivery on site. We have found them to be proactive, passionate and collaborative in their approach to delivering the best possible structural and civil design solutions and we are very happy to continue our ongoing relationship on future opportunities.”

Director – Powell Dobson Architects

 

“Cambria have worked on several projects that I have been involved with, and have always provided sound technical advice, are conscious of developers economic requirements and are proactive in providing value engineering options.

They always contribute well in design team meetings and seem to have a good rapport with other outside agencies involved in approving their design work.”

Senior Project Manager – Seren Group

 

“Working with Cambria on our groundbreaking £41M super through school at Baglan Bay has been nothing short of fantastic. These guys defiantly live up to their moto of “Constructive Thinking” by delivering a highly efficient
design straight out of the gate.

They have fully embraced and administered the high level of BIM required to deliver such a complex scheme in a timeframe normally allocated to a project half the size. This speaks volumes for their pragmatic, dynamic and professional approach.

Cambria continue to raise their profile within their field of expertise, and we are definitely looking forward to future collaborations to replicate the success we have both attained from this alignment.”

Senior Associate – Stride Treglown Limited

 

“The team at Cambria has consistently provided an efficient and proactive service. They exude a strong can-do attitude and work extremely effectively to provide value engineered solutions, leading to successful tenders and projects delivered.”

Operations Manager – Morgan Sindall South West

 

“Having worked with Cambria recently for the design of a new £20m residential apartment development we found Gary and the team to be responsive, approachable and to have a can-do attitude.

The project required an innovative structural solution that would complement the bespoke, high quality designs and finishes of the apartments.

Working with ‘Revit’ Cambria provided design information extremely quickly and to a very high standard.”

Senior Associate – Rio Architects Ltd

 

“Cambria have been working closely with North Somerset Council on several high profile and value contracts since 2011. The service from Cambria has been exemplary and in the spirit of collaboration. Cambria have been proactive throughout and there is always a positive and supportive approach from all the staff. Challenges have been dealt with both calmly and professionally, at all times. Cambria are a practice that demonstrate how a consultancy should operate in the current straitened times, providing excellent service with good value.”

Senior Project Manager – Corporate Services Unit North Somerset Council

 

“It has always been a pleasure working with Cambria. We have found them knowledgeable and their advice and solutions practical, sensible and always focused on our best interests. They have a refreshing, team spirited non-adversarial approach, which works towards common goals and improved communication. Cambria’s staff are very approachable and flexible in their approach to varying client requirements.”

Area Manager – Western & Wales – Kier Construction

 

“We have collaborated with Cambriaon several recent new build and extension primary schools for a number of different Local Authorities and found them to be knowledgeable and professional, with a positive ’can do’ attitude. They are definitely design team collaborators who through innovative thinking coupled with the ability to propose practical solutions to a range of problems, always deliver a successful project.”

Willmott Dixon

 

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