About Us

Alan Brookes Consultants are a team of highly experienced, qualified experts in architectural design, manufacture and installation.

Prof.Alan J Brookes

Professor Brookes has an international reputation as an Architect and Cladding Consultant. He is author or several books on Building Construction including; "Cladding of Buildings", "Connections", "Building Envelope" & "Innovation in Architecture" and has also had numerous articles published in the Architectural press.

He has been professor of architecture at TU Delft, Aachen & visiting Professor at Oxford Brookes & Singapore Universities as well as principal lecturer at Liverpool & South Bank Universities.

David Hebblethwaite

David Hebblethwaite has an Msc in Engineering Technology and has been involved with the Design, Manufacture & Installation of "Building Systems" for over 40 years. Together with Professor Brookes he was responsible for developing the award winning Aspect Walling system. He was one of the original team who introduced composite panel technology into the construction industry in the early 1970's.

For the past 14 years he has been acting as a cladding consultant and advising major clients on the Building Envelope including Material Design and expert advice on its design & performance.

Paddy Hislop

Patrick Hislop RIBA was previously Chief Architect and consultant to TRADA where, besides writing Technical Publications and extensive lecturing he provided a Consultancy service to Architects and Contractors on the design and manufacture of timber based components.

Prior to this he worked on the development of modular based building systems for schools and hospitals. Research work also included projects in the USA and Government based research at TRADA. He has been responsible for the design and construction of several buildings in the UK, Denmark ,USA and Honduras.

James Holtby

James Holtby has over 40 years of experience of Senior Project Management working on major projects in the UK and elsewhere in the world. For the past 15 years he has specialised on the “Building Envelope” and in particular curtain walling and rain screen systems. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the ABC team.

Alan Brooks Project Team

The ABC Project Team are experienced professionals with specific knowledge of systemised construction. They can offer site investigation and remedial works as well as supervising on site repair and construction works. ABC also have a small team of specialists capable of carrying out small works, remedial works and on site investigations and surveys.

Prof.Alan J Brookes
David Hebblethwaite
Paddy Hislop
James Holtby
Alan Brooks Project Team