John Buckberry


With over 40 years’ experience, John has worked exclusively in private consultancy.

John joined Walker Associates as a Senior Engineer in 1987, became an Associate in 1991, and an equity partner in 1993, transferring to the position of Director in 2003 when the company became incorporated. He stepped down as a Director in 2013 to become a Consultant to the practice and follow on design.

He has been the engineer in charge of numerous projects for a variety of clients, in the residential, commercial, industrial, education and healthcare sectors, using varying materials, but specialising in steel framed and RC framed structures. Also has varied experiences in major refurbishments, investigations, structural reports and acting as an expert witness.

John is an Incorporated Structural Engineer, has an HNC in Civil Engineering and is an Associate Member of the Institution of Structural Engineers.