Making a Difference

It is not all work and no play here at Waterman. Our teams have social events committees in every office and regularly participate in various charity events throughout the year.

  • Waterman inspires the next generation of city-shapers at Open House Families event

    London’s family-orientated architecture and engineering themed festival, initiated by the charity Open City, kicked off in a great spirit on the 9th June

  • Kieran wins two Fingal Mayor’s Community Volunteer Awards

    Our Kieran O’Neill in Dublin who has won in the Community Facilities Category as well as the overall Fingal Mayor’s Community Volunteer Award for his contributions to Castleknock Community Centre.

  • Engineering challenge with pupils at Scoil Mhuire Gan Smál school

    On 18th April, we had the pleasure of visiting Scoil Mhuire Gan Smál school in Dublin to give their year five pupils an insight into a career in Engineering.


  • The London Marathon fight for diabetics

    In 2011, Daniel Piper, a Structural Engineer in our London office, became critically ill, days away from slipping into a potentially fatal diabetic coma. Since being diagnosed as a Type 1 Diabetic he has turned his life around for the better.

  • The healthy route to MIPIM

    Jonathan Purcell, a director of our Building Services team in Nottingham, has teamed up with Legal & General Real Assets and 150 professionals to cycle the 1,500km from London to Cannes.

  • Waterman supports Stephen Lawrence Trust

    We are supporting Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust to develop an exciting new space as a memorial of Stephen’s aspirations in Deptford, South London.

  • Walking the walk with Ric Piper

    Ric Piper, our Non-Executive Director, took on one of the most impressive challenges on 19th September, a 34 day walk known as the Camino which is one of the most popular pilgrimages in the world.

  • The White Collar Fight Club

    Tamer Sonay, a Senior Public Health Engineer in our London office, took on the ultimate challenge when he joined combat experts Gymbox and Team Tieu for The White Collar Fight Club in aid of NSPCC.

  • Bankside Poetry Festival

    We were delighted to have sponsored the Bankside Poetry Festival last week which saw three well-known poets marking the great creative surge of the famous Romantic poet and physician, John Keats, in his final years.

  • Promoting alternative building methods across Malawi

    Read all about how Charlie Bowles, a Structures Engineer within our London office, aims to change the living and environmental conditions of the Malawi community as part of The Mlambe Project.

  • Berkeley Foundation five-a-side football tournament

    Our Structures team in London were proud to be invited to join the Berkeley Foundation five-a-side football tournament on Friday 29 September 2017.

  • Matthew Brown volunteering at Holland Park

    Matthew Brown, a Structural Engineer in our London Office, was working alongside 19 volunteers from the Dukes Court Project Team in Holland Park, London, on Friday 29 September.

  • Waterman Moylan wins 16th annual Cosgrave charity football tournament

    Our Dublin team won the 16th annual Cosgrave Development’s five-a-side football tournament in aid of Aware, a charity raising money for mental health support groups.

  • Waterman Moylan takes part in Dragons at The Docks charity boat race

    Our Moylan team battled it out in the Dragons at The Docks charity boat race together with AECOM on 31st August 2017 at Grand Canal Dock, Dublin.

  • Food for Thought

    Daniel Kelly, a Mechanical Engineer within our Building Services team in London, has a passion for the performing arts and is taking part in Food Bank As It Is (FBAII) with the hope of spreading the word on the UK’s existing foodbank crisis.

  • Sheffield office donates furniture to Baby Basics

    Following the re-fit of our Sheffield office, we were delighted to donate the furniture that was surplus to requirements to a charity called Baby Basics, allowing for the refurbishment of their head office.

  • Waterman at Archikids Festival

    Our team set up their Build with Fabrics stall in Broadgate Plaza, near Moorgate station, for the second day of festivities.

  • National Clean Air Day – why should I care and why should I participate in this National Event?

    Guido Pellizzaro, our Associate Air Quality Director, has recently joined the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Air Pollution. In light of National Clean Air Day, he provides insight into why we should make an effort.

  • St George’s Rugby Sevens Tournament

    Friday 2nd June saw 9 of our Waterman staff powering through to the quarter finals in the St George PLC’s Rugby Sevens Tournament at the Bank of England Sports Centre in Roehampton

  • The Healthy Diabetic

    With Diabetes Awareness Week taking place in the UK from 12 – 16 June 2017, Daniel Piper sheds some light on what it means to live with diabetes.