Cowal Design, founded in 2005, has developed to be one of the most dynamic multidisciplinary engineering consultancies delivering projects throughout the UK and Ireland. We specialise in civil and structural designs, temporary works and infrastructure.

Our teams of civil and structural engineers, working across four offices deliver projects for private and public sector clients alike.

From inauguration, Cowal have set down the following core values:

  • Innovative design
  • Joined up thinking with all members of design teams
  • Integrated civil and structural design solutions
  • Close working relationship with client to facilitate the ideal end result

As consultants, we offer Civil and Structural Engineering Consultancy along with a range of supplementary services that surpass client expectations. Attention to detail is at the core of our approach, leading to a better thought out and fully resolved built environment.

We start with a thorough analysis of your needs and work forward from there.

A full audit of environmental goals and particularly sustainability is an essential part of our approach and working processes.

The company directors act as lead on all projects, ensuring continuity throughout. Working alongside are a team of specialists & consultants who are experts in their relevant disciplines.

We provide comprehensive solutions to every engineering challenge.

We have a huge ranging experience in delivering a diverse range of projects covering:

Industrial, Commercial, Leisure, Residential, Education and Health

  • All forms of Structural Engineering Design
  • Structural Inspections and Condition Reports
  • SER Certification
  • NHBC Timber Frame Certification
  • SIPS design
  • Sewage Treatment Design
  • Water Supply and Mains Design - WIRS approved
  • Roads and Drainage Design (including SUDS)
  • Flood Risk and Drainage Impact Assessments
  • Site Appraisals
  • Cut and Fill Ground Modelling
  • Construction Management & Site Supervision

We are employed by a wide variety of clients including housing associations, local authorities, housing developers, distilleries, hotels, fish farms, marinas, eco home companies, steel fabricators, community trusts, land agents, M & E consultants, solicitors, private developers, national contractors and home owners.

Range of services offered for each discipline:

Civil Engineering

  • Roads infrastructure design
  • Earthworks design
  • Drainage Systems
  • Sewage Treatment Plants
  • Surface Water Drainage
  • Water Mains
    • Sustainable Urban Drainage Schemes (SuDS)
    • Car Parks
    • Industrial infrastructure.
    • Retaining Walls and earth retaining structures.

Our highly qualified and experienced Civil Engineers provide efficient and sustainable civil engineering design solutions including SUDs and Cut-and-Fill analysis

Structural Engineering

  • Domestic Residential
  • Multi-story flatted developments
  • Bespoke one off Housing
  • Healthcare
  • Social Housing
  • Health Centres
  • Offices
  • Commercial
  • Public Buildings
  • Industrial
  • Marinas
  • Schools
  • Hotels
  • Historic Buildings Conservation
  • Student Accommodation
  • Temporary Works Design

Additional Services

To assist our clients and deliver key projects we have also added in-house services for;

  • Principal Designer
  • Topographical Surveys
  • 3D Laser Scanning
  • Measured Building Surveys
  • Geotechnical Investigations
  • Temporary Works Implementation
  • Construction Management

Glasgow (Head Office)

Address: Innovation Centre, Hillington Park, Glasgow, G52 4RU
Phone: 0141 406 1688
Email: info@cowaldesign.co.uk
Web: www.cowaldesign.co.uk


Address: 5A Castle Terrace, Edinburgh, EH1 2DP
Phone: 0131 378 8288
Email: info@cowaldesign.co.uk
Web: www.cowaldesign.co.uk


Address: 5 Stafford St, Oban, PA34 5NJ
Phone: 01631 571280
Email: info@cowaldesign.co.uk
Web: www.cowaldesign.co.uk


Address: 9 Bank Street, Stornoway, HS1 2XG
Phone: 01851 307464
Email: info@cowaldesign.co.uk
Web: www.cowaldesign.co.uk