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Dr Timothy Liu joins BB7 as an Associate Director based in Warrington

A Chartered Engineer, Structural Engineer and Structural Fire Engineer, Tim's skills and experience will no doubt be a huge asset to both our fire engineering and modelling and visualisation teams.

Tim is the Author / Co-author of more than 30 research papers in international journals and conference proceedings in structural engineering, fire and smoke, people movement modelling.

Tim is the principle author of FEAST – Finite Element base computer software for Analysis of Steel/composite Structures at elevated Temperatures. He also developed T-Rad a software tool for modelling external fire spread.

Tim has been involved in many high profile projects such as the £900 million pound re-development of Liverpool City Centre, but also the $2 Billion Dollar, Jebel Hafeet Glacier development in the United Arab Emirates and the £350 million pound Raffles City Bahrain Bay project.

For thirteen years he was an Engineering Lecturer for Manchester University. During his career he has worked with both multi-disciplinary and independent fire engineering firms in the North West.  Tim joins BB7 from WSP where he was an Associate Director.

Tim said ’I’ve known many of BB7's leadership team for years and I'm really very pleased to be working with them again’.

Ben Bradford said 'Tim is an outstanding engineer, and I am thrilled to have him onboard.  He'll be a great mentor to our young engineers coming through, and a safe pair of hands to handle some of our major projects’.