About us.


about us

Based in Cambridgeshire, we serve property owners, developers and construction professionals from London to Lincolnshire.

Structural Engineers Cambridge combines the expertise and experience of T & F Design and Charles Tallack Engineering Consultancy into a single team, ready to serve property owners, architects and builders in Cambridgeshire, Essex, London and the surrounding counties.

Our qualified engineers draw on a wide range of experience in disciplines including civil and mechanical, as well as structural engineering.

To ensure you receive the right information for your project, clearly and accurately presented and guaranteed to comply with Part A (Structural Safety) of the Building Regulations, we have experts in steel, concrete and timber design to Eurocodes and British Standards, as well as in site investigation, groundworks and construction practice.

capable & communicative  

The key to the success and growth of the business is quite simply down to individual contribution of each and every member of our team. We have a diverse mix of skills, specialisms and personalities but all share a common commitment to providing the highest quality service.

When it comes to experience our team can boast an extensive legacy of more than 10,000 projects and an extensive library of published and in-house information and data.

Charles Tallack

Managing Director
C.Eng MIStructE MIMechE

Charles is a Chartered Member of the IStructE and IMechE, with over twenty years’ experience in structural design as well as manufacturing and management, Charles has a wide range of skills to solve any problem. Charles has a special interest in historic and heritage projects, and in seamlessly integrating new technology into old buildings to allow them to be conserved by remaining useful.

Riccardo Ramondetti

Technical Director

Riccardo is a Chartered Member of the ICE and is a registered engineer in the province of Cagliari, Italy.
Riccardo has particular experience in the design and manufacture of engineered timber products such as glulam, as well as seismic design and analysis of framed structures. He has specialised in mastering 3D analysis and design software to offer capability in BIM projects.

Andy Chapman

Operations Director
Eur. Ing.

Andy is apprentice-trained in precision engineering and has an HNC in Civil Engineering.
Cambridge born and bred and with over forty years’ experience in engineering and construction, Andy’s resourceful and communicative manner makes him a great problem solver. He is the person you’ll want to meet on site or talk to on the phone.

Graham Fletcher

Consulting Engineer
C.Eng MICE MIStructE

Graham is a Chartered Member of the ICE and IStructE.
The “guru” of the firm, Graham was the founding partner of T & F Design over thirty years ago, and his easy charm and encyclopaedic knowledge make him a valuable asset to any project. There is no situation in construction that he hasn’t faced before, and this wisdom is generously shared.

James Logan

Consulting Engineer


An experienced engineer who has worked on every kind of project, James has been a mainstay of the team for over fifteen yearsin the office.

Tracey Powell

CAD Technician

With over 25 years of experience in drafting and detailing; Tracey’s work sets the standard for clear and accurate drawings.

Grazia Labarile


Grazia joined us in 2017 and she is a very talented engineer due to her keen intellect and diligent work.

Clara Lee

Office Administrator

Clara manages the admin and accounts for us and keeps everything in apple-pie order.