James Banks

James Banks

Senior Fire Engineer

James' role as a Senior Fire Engineer predominantly involves devising creative bespoke fire safety strategies to address the specific fire risks in a building. His specialisms are student accommodation schemes, heritage and residential projects. James is also very competent at undertaking hydraulic calculations.

James is pragmatic and highly skilled in collaborating with architects, contractors, building surveyors and clients. He is proficient in using Autocad and developed this skill during a placement at an architect's firm.

Prior to joining the team, James worked as a Student Building Services Engineer where he developed a sound knowledge of architectural engineering designs such as, heating systems, air conditioning systems and energy performance of buildings.


  • Qualifications: MSc, BEng (Hons)
  • Specialisms: Heritage and Student Accommodation
  • Hobbies: Scout leader, real ales, fundraising

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