Winners of ‘Specialist Consultancy of the Year’

Portland is extremely proud to be awarded Winners of ‘Specialist Consultancy of the Year’ at the North East Insider Awards 2020. The award was bestowed to the North East-based specialist consultancy which, according to the judges has made significant contributions to developments in planning, design, deliverability and cost control during the qualifying period. Entries were…

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Jonathan Eeles Promoted to Associate Director

We are delighted to announce the promotion of Jonathan Eeles to the position of Associate Director. Jonathan joined Portland in 2017 as senior engineer with over 20 years’ experience in the construction industry and gained his first promotion of associate in 2019. Knowledgeable in all sectors, Jonathan has established a strong base in the leisure,…

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Shortlisted : Specialist Property Consultant of the Year 2020

Portland has been shortlisted in this year’s North East Property Awards.   The Gateshead-based Civil and Structural Design Engineers is one of five up for Specialist Property Consultant of the Year 2020.  The winner will be announced at a ceremony at Hilton Newcastle Gateshead on 17 September 2020, along with 9 other industry related categories. The…

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Portland Wins Appointment on New ICN Framework

Portland Consulting Engineers is celebrating securing a place on both East and West lots of Great Places Housing Group’s new £750m ‘Innovation Chain North’ (ICN) Framework. Portland has been appointed to deliver civil and structural engineering requirements over the next 4 years on the ICN Framework; designed to support the delivery of new homes across…

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Go-Ahead’s Sustainable Transport Plans Leads to Second Contract for Portland

Portland Consulting Engineers are once again working with Go-Ahead at the Gateshead Depot to install new charging infrastructure for their electric bus fleet. Following the huge success of the new-build bus depot completed in 2014 Portland are delighted to be part of the Design Team – continuing their involvement on a site which they have…

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It’s Business as Usual

As the impact of COVID-19 continues, we are met with new challenges that test our resilience as a business. We are invested in our people and thankfully it is ‘Business as Usual’. We have been focused on keeping our employees safe and all are currently working from home, following Government recommendations and adhering to appropriate…

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Consultancy Engineers Growth from Within

One of the region’s most respected civil and structural engineering design consultancies, has announced the appointment of two new shareholders as it strengthens its team for future growth and succession. Gateshead-based Portland Consulting Engineers (Portland) is both planning for the future and rewarding staff for hard work by offering a shareholding to two members of…

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Easter Reception 2019

Another successful year hosting our Easter Reception and celebrating our 15th Anniversary. Thank you to all who joined us and made our event the very best way to start the Easter weekend. It was interesting to see and hear so many guests in The Karaoke Room. Now we know who can and can’t sing! We…

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New Portland Consulting website launched!

We have recently re-launched our website with up-to-date projects, news, awards and profiles. As the business has grown in size recently, this is reflected in the scale, complexity and quantity of projects that has been undertaken over the last few of years. The layout of the website is designed to allow easy navigation while providing…

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