Who We are
Paul is a Chartered Engineer with 30 years experience in engineering and transportation planning consultancy.
Paul has been a Director of CBO since its inception in 2011. For the previous seven years he was a Director of JMP Consultants Limited, one of the UK's leading practises where he was responsible for the North West business unit. He was Project Director for the majority of private sector development and engineering projects ran from the North West, as well as many for the public sector including the Highways Agency. He regularly works in multi-disciplinary teams preparing strategic regeneration frameworks.
He has a full portfolio of technical skills developed over his 25 years in Consultancy, both in engineering design and transportation planning. This includes traffic analysis, junction modelling the production of transport assessments and travel plans and highway design. He has extensive experience in contract management, client interface, negotiation with the public sector and expert witness and has applied these skills on a very diverse range of development types.
- Master of Engineering (Leeds University)
- Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers
- Member of the Institution of Highways and Transportation
- Chartered Civil Engineer
Steven is a chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Transport and Logistics with 25 years experience in transportation planning consultancy and Local Authority.
Steven has been a Director of CBO since its inception in 2011. Before CBO all Steven's consultancy experience was gained at JMP Consultants where he rose to Associate Director level. He has advised a wide variety of clients on a range of developments, from access feasibility studies for single dwellings, through to detailed negotiation of Section 278 and Section 106 agreements for large schemes. Steven has also advised the Highways Agency and other highway authorities in a development control capacity and undertaken general transport studies on their behalf, aimed at delivering transport improvement schemes.
Having risen through the ranks of transport planning, Steven has acquired an excellent working knowledge of all technical modelling packages, from junction specific programs such as PICADY, ARCADY and LINSIG through to area wide and economic modelling packages such as SATURN and COBA.
- Bachelor of Science (Hons) 1st Class Civil Engineering Management (Wolverhampton University)
- Higher National Certificates in Building Studies & Civil Engineering
- Chartered Member of the Institute of Logistics & Transport (2003)