Richard Tanfield-Johnson Graduated from the University of Sheffield in 1995, gaining a Dual honors Degree in Civil & Structural Engineering. He then spent a further year, gaining a Master of Science Degree in Engineering, opting for Concrete as his specialism.
Upon graduating, he joined a multi-discipinary Engineering consultancy in Cambridge, where he gained experience in Structural Design to British Standards, geotechnical analysis and Site Management
During his initial three years, Richard completed and acheived Sign-off against his Initial Professional Development with the Intsitution of Civil Engineers.
Having completed his initial training, Richard chose to join a firm of Acquisition and Building Surveyors, where he worked as the in-house Structural Engineer. During his tenure with the consultancy, Richard gained experience in Site Management, Prince 2 Project Management, contract management, build costing and surveying.
Upon leaving his second post, Richard founded his own company, operating in the field of Waste Management, where he gained experience in Environmental regulation and legislation, Health and Safety, Waste Management and Environmental Assesment and management systems.
During his tenure as Director, Richard maintained an active presence in the fields of Structural and Civil Engineering, producing Planning Drawings, Structural Calculations to both British Standards and Eurocodes, carrying out site inspections and providing Environmental and Health and Safety Audits for clients.
Richard has a total of 20 years post graduate experience in Civil and Structural Engineering, 10 years experience in the operation of waste Management facilities and extensive knowledge of relevant regulation and Environmental legislation.
Richard maintains membership of the the Chartered Institure of Wastes Management (LCIWM), the chartered Institure of Building (ICIOB), the International Institute of Risk and Safety management (SIIRSM) and is registered with the Institution of Civil Engineers as having completed his professional development.
In 2016, Richard was admitted as a Corporate Member of The Institution of Engineering and Technology (MIET) and Corporate member of the Society of Environmental Engineers (MSEE).