Ridge Acquires Blyth & Blyth London M&E Consulting Engineers

17 July 2019

Ridge is delighted to announce the acquisition of the London M&E Division of Blyth & Blyth Consulting Engineers from their Structural and Civil Engineering business, which operates mainly in Scotland.

Founded in Oxford in 1946, Ridge now employs over 630 people with 11 offices across the UK in Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Cheltenham, Leicester, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Oxford, Reading and Winchester. They also operate internationally and have successfully delivered projects in over 75 countries worldwide. Ridge currently has over 90 Building Services Engineers in the business, with two existing London based teams. This new acquisition will add further engineering strength to their London operation. 

Mike Pile, who established the London Division of Blyth & Blyth in 2004, has joined Ridge as a Partner and will continue to lead the team maintaining the excellent high level of services to their clients. Mike and his team have moved into the Ridge London office (3 Valentine Place, Southwark, London SE1 8QH) where Ridge currently has over 65 staff delivering a wide range of professional services including Project and Cost Management, Building Surveying, Building Services, Structural and Civil Engineering.

Adrian O’Hickey, Senior Partner at Ridge, said:

Our Building Services Engineering team has grown in recent years and is now a cornerstone of our multidiscipline expertise. Mike and his team bring with them a huge amount of knowledge to enhance the services that we can offer from London. This experienced team will broaden our client base and build on the excellent work that our Building Services Engineering teams already provide from London