Amy Taylor, Engineering Geologist

Amy Taylor, Engineering Geologist, Party Wall Surveyor

Professional Qualifications

Amy graduated from the University of Manchester with an undergraduate Masters in Geology, and later from the University of Leeds with a postgraduate Masters in Engineering Geology.

She completed her PhD at the University of Sheffield in Geotechnical Engineering, looking at the effect of expansive pyritic mudrocks on domestic foundations and floor slabs.

She is the company’s main Geotechnical Engineer, though insists she’s really a Geologist that is being dragged to the darkside of Engineering.

Personal Life

Amy is a self-confessed geek, spending her free time reading, knitting and playing games of one description or another.

Favourite Quote

  • “Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving.”

Sir Terry Pratchett