David Wilby

Project Engineer


Dave joined Plandescil in November 2017, having previously worked in an Engineering and Management role in Glass Reinforced Plastic manufacturing following completion of his Masters Degree at Newcastle University. Dave specialises in commercial and industrial structural engineering, ranging from secondary steelwork for stairs & balustrades to factory extensions and new builds. Alongside this, Dave undertakes structural inspections & laser scan surveys using the Leica RTC360 to capture the existing structure, which allows the Structures Team to better interface new structural elements with the existing to meet client expectations whilst delivering cost effective solutions.

Since September 2021, Dave is now working as a Project Engineer heading up multi-disciplinary design teams for larger projects utilising the skills and knowledge of colleagues throughout the company.

Dave is now working towards being a Chartered Engineer with the Institution of Civil Engineers, with the goal of completing his IPD and Chartered Professional Review in 2022.