Browse/search for people

Mr Peter Head

Mr Peter Head

Mr Peter Head

Visiting Industrial Professor

EngD Centre,
Queen's Building, University Walk BS8 1TR
(See a map)

Research summary

Sustainability and the ecological age of civilisation, particularly the new economic model of resource efficiency moving away from GDP. Stimulus packages and their relationship with coming out of the recession and driving the resource efficient transition. Algae bioreactors.

Read more >

Biography

Peter is a civil and structural engineer who has become a recognised world leader in major bridges (he received an OBE for successfully delivering the Second Severn Crossing as Government Agent), advanced composite technology and now in sustainable development in cities. He has won many awards for his work including the Award of Merit of IABSE, the Royal Academy of Engineering’s Silver Medal and the Prince Philip Award for Polymers in the Service of Mankind.
He joined Arup in 2004 to create and lead their planning and integrated urbanism team and now heads this team globally. He was appointed in ...

Read more >

Edit this profile If you are Mr Peter Head, you can edit this page. Login required.

All details on one page > for printing etc.