Henry Dempsey

Group Manager Glasgow City Council

Henry Dempsey is the Group Manager  for Glasgow City Council Technical Services Design section.

He is a chartered civil engineer with over 30 years’ experience covering all aspects of maintaining and upgrading the City’s highway structures network.

In his present role Henry manages a team  involved in many areas of bridge works ranging from the asset management of 300 year old arch bridges through to the delivery from inception to completion of multi million pound iconic bridge projects.

My Speaker Sessions

Wednesday, December 01

2. M8 Sighthill Footbridge – A gateway to new communities
Henry Dempsey Katarzyna Kukla

The M8 Sighthill footbridge links the Sighthill Transformational Regeneration Area across the M8 to Glasgow City Centre. The iconic steel composite integral bridge structure incorporating green aspects through growing vegetation is a gateway to Sighthill. This presentation will describe key aspects and discuss challenges faced during design and construction works.


Wednesday , December 01, 09:55 - 10:20
Euan Greenoak Katarzyna Kukla

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