Rory’s role is to develop excellence in sustainable and innovative design, enabling HTA to achieve its objective of leading the field in sustainable placemaking He has an impact on many of HTA’s projects, overseeing the practice’s implementation of sustainable design and the use of appropriate tools.
He leads a team of consultants advising clients on sustainable design and prefabrication. Clients include manufacturers of products and systems, as well as clients, contractors and developers working in the offsite sector.
He has been involved in a number of research projects into the use of volumetric offsite construction and has worked on many construction projects for residential and student accommodation using this technology.
Rory and his team are responsible for the sustainability consultancy on some of the UK’s highest profile housing projects including Hanham Hall, the UK’s largest zero carbon residential project.
He frequently represents HTA at conferences both in the UK and abroad and is on the Advisory Board of the ActiveHouse Alliance.