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DSSR is an award–winning company of Consulting Engineers, who have been established for over 75 years specialising in mechanical, electrical and public health services consultancy. DSSR apply this expertise and knowledge to their designs to make the world a more sustainable place. With 5 Directors and 80+ experienced engineering specialists in Glasgow, Manchester, Harrogate and London, DSSR continues to be one of the most innovative consultancies in the UK. DSSR benefits from dedicated teams which specialise in specific market sectors and draw on these specialist teams to deliver robust, innovative and sustainable M&E design solutions to their clients.

Areas of Expertise

Acoustics, Acquisition and Condition Surveys, As Installed Drawings & Surveys, BMS and Controls, BREEAM Assessment, Building Physics and Modelling, Building Refurbishment, Building Services Coordination, CCTV Installation, Central and Local Government, Combined Heat and Power - CHP, Commissioning and Testing, Computer Modelling and Simulation with CFD, Electrical Services (including Lighting), Energy Audits, Energy Master Planning, Energy Strategy, Energy Utilisation, Expert Witness, Facade Design Analysis, Facilities Management, Fire Engineering, Heating, Ventilating & Air Conditioning, High Voltage Power, Hotels and Hostels, Housing Installations, HV Networks, Infrastructure and Transport, Intelligent Buildings and Controls, IT, Telecoms and Audio Visual, Law and Order, Lifts & Escalators, Lighting Specialisms, Low Energy and Sustainable Design, Low Energy Technologies, Maintenance and Surveys, Mechanical Services, Medical Gases, Operating and Maintenance Manuals, PFI Advisor Service, Photovoltaics, Power, Project Management, Public Health Services, Refrigeration, Regulations and Standards, Research and Development, Security, Services Resilience Studies, Solar Energy Applications, Sprinkler and Fire Fighting Systems, Steam and Compressed Air, Sustainability and Energy, Sustainable Masterplanning, UPS and Generators, Utility Master Planning


Advanced Technologies, Commercial, Culture, Defence, Education, Energy including CHP, Expert Services, Healthcare, Historic Buildings and Conservation, Hotels, Industrial, Infrastructure and Transport, Interiors and Fit-out, Laboratories, Leisure, Refurbishment, Religious, Residential, Retail, Schools, Secure Accommodation, Sports, Sports Stadia, Telecom and Internet Solutions Centre

Additional information

Partners/Directors (practising building services): H A Currie, A de Caux, M A Singleton, P P Duffy, W L Chalmers, G Smith, D Guilfoyle

Number of permanent technical building services staff: Over 100

Other Professions covered by the practice: None

Number of Directors/Partners practising other professions: 0

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