Green Building Design Consultants are delighted to announce the appointment Richard Emery as Senior Authorising Engineer (AE)

Richard Emery, Green Building Design Consultants

Richard Emery IEng MIET MIHEEM

Richard Emery moved to Green Building Design Consultants from Carillion Plc in February 2018, with an impressive track record of over 30 years’ electrical contracting experience, of which the last 10 years have been as Electrical Senior / Authorising Engineering (AE) with MITIE and Carillion, working on critical complex electrical systems in acute hospitals, data centres and other technical facilities with medium and high-risk infrastructures.

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While working with Carillion Plc, in their Engineering Centre of Excellence, as Senior Electrical Authorising Engineer for the southern UK region Richard supported seven schools, a high-street building society, two data centres and three hospitals which were;

- Queen Alexandra Hospital (QAH – Portsmouth)
- Southmead Hospital (Bristol)
- Great Western Hospital (GW – Swindon)

Previously while working with MITIE Technical Facilities Management, Richard was Principal Electrical Authorising Engineer covering Telecommunication Facilities including five data centres and Technical Access Nodes for Vodafone (Cable and Wireless). During this time he also managed the completion of a number of high profile projects to supply lifecycle replacements to live UPS infrastructure systems, UPS modules and Free Cooling systems.

At Green Building Design Consultants, Richard is already making an impact on a range of projects. Richard is an Incorporated Engineer and a member the Institution of Engineering Technology (IET). He is also a member of the Institute of Health Engineering & Estates Management (IHEEM) and is currently working towards his Chartered status.

“I was attracted to working with Green Building Design Consultants because of their reputation as a growing, customer-focused company working towards gaining market share in the healthcare sector. In my role as Senior Authorising Engineer I will implement, administer, audit and monitor the safe systems of work for our clients. I am delighted to be part of the team and look forward to the challenges ahead!” concludes Richard Emery.

If you would like an exploratory discussion about how our AE Services can help you or you would like us to give a presentation to your staff, please contact Richard Emery on 01992 552 111 or email