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Iain Nelson BEng (Hons) | Head of Energy, Utilities and MEP


Mechanical Engineer with over 13 years' experience.

Iain joined Rolton Group in 2008. Now as Head of Energy, Utilities & MEP, he forms a vital part of our multi-disciplinary team, delivering engineering services on a wide range of projects across sectors such as commercial, retail, education, leisure, health and residential, for a variety of clients from The Royal Opera House to Northwood Secondary School.

Iain is responsible for some of Rolton’s most prestigious projects, taking schemes from feasibility to final handover. His technical duties include the full design of mechanical building services elements. He is fully conversant with dynamic thermal modelling and building regulations Part L compliance, via computer simulation.

In his role as Head of Energy, Utilities and MEP, Iain has great involvement with overseeing the mechanical and electrical team at Rolton Group. Other responsibilities include liaising with all members of the design team to coordinate various design elements, onsite survey work and providing technical advice on the performance of mechanical building services systems and design standards.

“Assessing client requirements is key to an effective project. Open minded thinking and discussion is often needed to implement these requirements and achieve a successful outcome.”