AKS Ward London
Head Office
One West Smithfield

020 7236 0161
020 7236 3239

Gary Allen / Managing Director
Matt Walker / Operations Director
Stephen Gibbs / Operations Director

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AKS Ward Hitchin
Lister Beare
Manor Court, 26 Bancroft
Hitchin, Hertfordshire

01462 420 668
01462 438 630

Gary Allen / Managing Director
Colin Seabrook / Operations Director

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AKS Ward Southampton
116 High Street
The French Quarter
SO14 2AA

02380 235 340
02380 634 294

David Perkins / Director
John Dunford / Operations Director

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AKS Ward Oxford
Seacourt Tower
West Way

01865 240 071
01865 248 006

Craig Gamble / Director
Charles Soothill / Director
Graham Taylor / Operations Director
Paul Morgan / Operations Director

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AKS Ward Birmingham
33a Vittoria Street
B1 3ND

01212 274 386

Craig Gamble / Director
Paul Morgan / Operations Director
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  1. Our current range of Services covers
  2. Structural Engineering   Regeneration   BIM (Building Information Modelling)
  3. Civil Engineering   Sustainability including expertise in Lime Hemp
  4. Heritage and Conservation Engineering  • Forensic Engineering
  5. Expert Witness  Building Surveying   Pre-purchase Condition Surveys
  6. Principal Designer   Party Wall Engineering and Surveying


The practice has a wide range of experience and skills, fostered over nearly 100 years of Consultancy. We are experts in the following areas of Consultancy, with many Chartered Engineers and Surveyors, and CARE Registered Engineers amongst our technical staff, currently 70 strong.

Current commissions range from key involvement with Regeneration at Kings Cross in London, Conservation and repairs at Coventry Cathedral, New Build and fit-out work of City Office Buildings, Civil Engineering for the Duchy of Cornwall at Poundbury for HRH The Prince of Wales, Country House work, and High End Residential work in London.

Our Expert Party Wall Surveyors are undertaking a highly important role on London’s biggest Construction Project – Crossrail. Regeneration work includes a major Building Surveyors’ role at Corby, dealing with the town Centre Redevelopment for the client Helical Bar.

Consult one of our Directors or contact one of our offices for inquiries relating to the above services, and we will be pleased to respond for a consultation, or bespoke proposal.  We will be more than pleased to discuss your particular needs.  Above all, we are team players, and it has been said that we ‘are nice to work with’.