Civil Engineering

MBA Consulting has provided Civil Engineering services throughout the South West since 1990. Our expertise covers all major forms of construction and many different building forms.

Our civil engineering team provides innovative and economic solutions. We use industry leading engineering design software such as Innovyze MicroDrainage, and AutoDesk Civil 3D® civil which supports BIM (Building Information Modelling).

We provide the following services:

  • Highway / Estate road design including Section 38 and Section 278 agreement applications
  • Advanced Vehicle Swept Path Analysis
  • Highway Structures including preparation of AIP applications
  • Proposed site levels and identification of retaining structures
  • Cut and fill analysis
  • Liaison with Highway and water authorities
  • Site feasibility studies identifying risk, and solutions to facilitate development
  • Site inspections / quality control
  • Contract administration
  • Project Management
  • Drainage design including Section 104 / 102 adoption agreement applications
  • Sustainable Drainage System (SuDS) design
  • Flood Risk Assessments and drainage strategy reports
  • Liaison with Lead Local Flood Authorities (LLFAs)
  • Hydraulic flow analysis

MBA can provide you with a bespoke service from conception to completion for any project type and complexity.

Here are some of our clients who we regularly work with:

Housing Associations

  • Livewest
  • Sanctuary Housing
  • Ocean Housing
  • Cornwall Rural Housing Association
  • Westward Housing
  • Cornwall Community Land Trust


  • Midas Group
  • Vistry Partnerships South West
  • Kier Living
  • 3MS Construction
  • Classic Builders
  • Gilbert & Goode Construction
  • Verto Homes