Speaker : Philippa Ayton

 BSc, CEng, MICE

With over 30 years' experience as a civil engineer, for the last 18 months Philippa has been an assessor for Lantra's Bridge Inspector Certification Scheme (BICS) and is curently a Principal Engineer and Senior Inspector for Amey. She has designed, assessed, maintained and inspected highway structures for most of her career for a private consultant, local government, Amey, and Scotland TranServ.

During her 11 years with TranServ and Amey, as Bridge Manager and Principal Engineer, she has been responsible for bridge asset management, regularly inspects all types of road related structures and is currently running weekly BICS workshops for Amey's inspectors, technicians and engineers.