Fred Labbe

Associate Director

Fred is a highly experienced civil engineer specialising in sustainable water infrastructure and environmental design.

His experience includes engineering systems deployed at strategic masterplan scale as well as complex technical design. His ability to generate ideas, combined with his creative flair and aptitude for sketching allows him to produce excellent outcomes that are valued by clients and project teams.

Fred’s portfolio includes the London 2012 and Rio 2016 Olympic Parks where he played key roles in the water engineering systems, as well as more recent work on developing closed loop systems for industrial processes, including a modular vertical aquaponic system and a zero waste factory in India. He is also skilled at developing bespoke tools to help understand tricky questions and support strategic decision-making, with specific expertise in the circular economy and advanced optimisation techniques.

Fred is a recognised leader in environmental and bioclimatic design and its influence on building massing and envelope optimisation, lecturing on the subject at the Bartlett, UCL.

 

 

 

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Carbonera, Cuba

Sustainability Strategy
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Seaton Carew

Masterplanning
Sustainability Strategy Implementation during the London 2012 Olympic Games

London 2012 Olympics

Sustainability and Water Strategy
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Heliopolis, Sao Paulo

Sustainable Housing Pilot
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Rio 2016 Olympics

Sustainability and Water Strategy
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Sde Dov Quarter

Development Strategy
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Acqua Villa

Masterplan
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Scottish Circular Economy

Feasibility studies
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Stansted Airport

Water Strategy
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Thames Road

Sustainable Drainage and Riverside Engineering
Useful Simple projects North Harlow

Harlow North

Water Supply Strategy