Dan Harvey. Ramboll

Dan Harvey

BEng CEng MICE, Executive Director, Transport

T: +44 20 7631 5291

“"I have always been interested in the challenge of bringing diverse skills together in different contexts to achieve a successful outcome."”

Curriculum vitae

Dan Harvey is Executive Director of Ramboll UK, representing the Environmental and Transport Markets at Board level. He joined WhitbyBird (now Ramboll) in 1998, became an Associate Director in 2004, a Director in 2007 and Executive Director in 2010.

As a member of the Executive Board, Dan develops strategy and drives the commercial side of the Environmental & Transport markets. He has extensive experience delivering projects both in the UK and internationally.

Dan has overall responsibility for the Environment & Specialisms groups as well as the Civils and Highways group. These groups cover a wide range of disciplines; from environmental consulting, ecology, hydrology, archaeology, geotechnics and acoustics through to aviation, transport planning, highway and bridge design. He oversees the technical quality and financial performance of the teams as well as the group’s development and growth into new markets.

The scope of services he represents reflects his wide-ranging experience of all aspects of built environment from master planning to detailed design and his thorough understanding of the associated requirements. Dan is emphatic about the importance of a truly multidisciplinary approach in achieving infrastructure design that is robust, sustainable and best value for clients and users.

At executive level Dan is also responsible for the Project Support Team that overseas Quality Assurance and Technical Excellence across the UK. This draws on IT and engineering skills around the business to see where technology can enhance ways of working to improve the service we provide.

For the whole Ramboll Group, Dan chairs the masterplanning network, developing corporate best practice and disseminating inter-group knowledge across Scandinavia, Europe and the Middle East.

From 2012 to 2014, Dan was Chairman of the Institution of Civil Engineers London Region representing 8,000 members in the capital, and is regularly called on to give talks, chair debates and act as a judge for engineering competitions. He also acts as Supervising Civil Engineer for qualifying graduates.

Recent projects

Green Mountain Project

The Green Mountain Project for a Sustainable Future was a development initiative led by the Engineering Consulting Office for Utilities (ECOU) in partnership with a consortium of international consultants led by Ramboll UK. In 2009, ECOU was one of the main engineering consulting practices in Libya involved design on major projects. Its work included urban and regional planning, and investigations supporting the designation of protected areas and national parks.

The project's overall objectives were to provide the local population of Al Jabal Al Akhdar (Green Mountain) area on Libya's northeast coast, with infrastructure and income as well as protect the region's natural and cultural assets, both of which are important for quality of life and tourism. Impetus for the project spr ...

Akbulak Club Resort

Akbulak Club Resort is a luxury leisure complex resort located in the south east of Kazakhstan, approximately 50km east of the former capital Almaty. The proposed development is laid over 980 hectares on a greenfield site, located at the foothills of the Tian Shan mountain range, which separates Kazakhstan and China. Assessments, provided by Ramboll, included information that could be used to forecast costs, enabling our client to consider possible phasing options.

M40 motorway services area

We are providing structural, infrastructure and building services engineering design for a new motorway services area on the M40 at Beaconsfield. The development includes a petrol station, an amenities building and overnight accommodation.

The site covers 6.4 hectares and is located in an environmentally sensitive area. It is surrounded by ancient woodland and near various significant structures, including a Roman road and a Scheduled Ancient Monument. In designing the infrastructure for the project, care has been taken to protect and enhance these features.

The project is intended to represent the future of motorway services: providing quality amenities and high levels of comfort, and embracing the requirements of sustainable development.

The amenity buildi ...

Iasi Business Campus

Iasi’s new business park is located near the centre of town, divided from the university and commercial district by the River Bahlui. We worked on the masterplan and phase 1 of the development, which will eventually consist of 25 buildings in a dramatically landscaped environment. As well as offices, these include laboratories, hotel facilities, student accommodation and an arts institute.

All structures and amenities are designed to meet the standards and expectations of companies used to operating in America and Western Europe.

Former industrial use has left potential contamination on site. This, and the flood risk associated with its riverside location were dealt with by our infrastructure engineers. Our transport planning team examined links with the town centre ...


240 Blackfriars Road
London SE1 8NW
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 20 7631 5291
Fax +44 845 299 1610

Mail: london@ramboll.co.uk

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Ramboll UK Limited. Registered in England & Wales. Company registration no. 03659970. Registered office: 240 Blackfriars Road, London SE1 8NW

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