Speaker : Oliver Riches

Oliver is an Associate Director in Arup's Edinburgh office, with over 25 years of design, construction operation and maintenance experience on major infrastructure projects. He is currently the Queensferry Crossing Design Compliance Manager, working as part of the Employer's Delivery Team, to deliver the Forth Replacement Crossing project.

He is also the Project Director for Engineering Services provided to Amey for the maintenance of the Forth Road Bridge and will take on the role of Queensferry Crossing Bridges Manager. He will be responsible for the management of inspection and maintenance services on the Queensferry Crossing, following the handover of the bridge.