Speaker : David Collings


David is a Technical Director at consultant Arcadis, he has a wide-ranging experience of major bridge projects in the UK and overseas. David is also a visiting lecturer and researcher on long-span bridges at the University of Surrey.

David’s work has included the BCI Award winning UK-Bangladesh friendship Bridge, a multi-span reinforced concrete cantilever bridge over the Meghna River. He has worked in Kuala Lumpur where he led the teams working on several major bridge and projects including the 17km Second Penang Crossing recently awarded the ICE Brunel Prize. In all his work, quality, elegance and constructability are key factors. David is renowned for making the complex simple.