Established in 1966, Knapp Hicks provide Consulting Engineering Services in Structural and Civil Engineering and other specialist areas such as Geotechnics and Materials Consultancy. In addition, our joint venture company Ellipta provides technical solutions to the insurance industry.

Based in London, South East, Midlands and the North of England, the practice is involved in a range of projects throughout the UK and has earned an enviable reputation for providing quality service and professional commitment to many and varied clients. From feasibility studies, structural appraisals, through site investigation, design and construction supervision, to delivering projects on time and in budget, our comprehensive service is tailored to meet the exacting demands of client’s requirements.

Knapp Hicks are fully accredited to ISO 9001 and are members of the industry recognised SMAS Worksafe Consultant Scheme. Our technical and professional work force comprises of over 50 staff, and all our senior personnel have at least twenty years’ experience in their specialist chosen field.

Knapp Hicks has worked alongside its clients on a wide range of diverse building projects, across a number of market sectors, and to-date have successfully delivered over 30,000 projects for our clients throughout the UK.


We share our clients’ ambitions and are focused, hardworking and enthusiastic about every project that we undertake, large or small, believing that in the long term we have the most to gain by sharing in our clients’ future success.

With a truly multi-disciplinary approach, we can therefore offer a complete and flexible package to suit all types of building structures and construction, and offer a fast, accurate and cost effective service.